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The Cataracts of the Nile near the Aswan Dam, Egypt.
The sun was going down behind me.
Fuji Finepix camera

Featured by That One Great Shot ~ Feb 2009

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Top Ten place All About Boating challenge – It’s a Yachting World ~ Feb 2009

Top Ten place If It Doesn’t Belong challenge – Breathless ~ May 2009

Top Ten place Art of the Middle East challenge – Earth, Fire, Water, Air ~ Sept 2009

Winner in BY THE RIVER or SEA in Hosting Tutorial Class ~ 21st August 2010

Top Ten in Upon The Water in All Things Photographic ~ 10th Sept 2010

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Winner in The WorldABC…J is for JOURNEY ~ 28th Oct 2011

Featured by Nautical ~ 18th Feb 2012

Featured by All Things Egyptian ~ 23 April 2012

Featured by LOW LIGHT – DARK BACKGROUND PHOTOGRAPHY ~ 28th Nov 2012

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africa, aswan dam, boats, cataracts, egypt, nile, river, sailing, water, yachting

I am a keen amateur photographer and would always welcome feedback.
At present I use a Nikon D300 and a Panasonic Lumix but some older images have been taken with various Fuji cameras.
Thank you for looking, I hope that you enjoy my galleries.

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Comments

  • coffeetea
    coffeeteaabout 5 years ago

    excellent! beautiful.. so much coverage.

  • Thank you :)

    – Sheila Laurens

  • VenturAShot
    VenturAShotabout 5 years ago

    Wow, a great amount of detail and so beautiful. Congrats.

  • Gee, Thanks :)

    – Sheila Laurens

  • heznel
    heznelabout 5 years ago

    incredibly beautiful … thanks for sharing

  • That’s really nice of you to say. Thanks Heather

    – Sheila Laurens

  • DApixara
    DApixaraabout 5 years ago

    magical shot!

  • Thank you very much :)

    – Sheila Laurens

  • Heloisa Castro
    Heloisa Castroabout 5 years ago

    excellent!!!

  • Thanks. Glad you liked it. :)

    – Sheila Laurens

  • Meike
    Meikeabout 5 years ago

    Awe… this is gorgeous. This reminds me of my holidays there…;) The light is great!

  • Thank you Meike, but I didn’t have to do much, Egypt did it all on it’s own !!

    – Sheila Laurens

  • jinney
    jinneyabout 5 years ago

    really gorgious work-a very lovely scence-beautiful work!
    -jinney

  • Thanks Jinney (you have a lovely name – it was my grand mother’s too)

    – Sheila Laurens

  • Laurie Search
    Laurie Searchabout 5 years ago

    Beautiful scene; great job!!!

  • Thank you, Laurie

    – Sheila Laurens

  • Dentanarts
    Dentanartsabout 5 years ago

    Cool photo.. looks like an oil painting! Nicely done! ob_do

  • Thanks very much ;0)

    – Sheila Laurens

  • Margot Kiesskalt
    Margot Kiesskaltabout 5 years ago

    What a beautiful, painterly image – fantastic!

  • Thank you, Margot

    – Sheila Laurens

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