Photographed Oct 15, 2011 with a Canon 400D, ISO 100, F18, 1 second. Lightened in RAW Processing.

On the Wentworth Pass track starting at the Valley of the Waters, heading past the world famous Sylvia Falls is this beautiful sight. It needed a tight angle because of the small trees obstructing the view. Recent rain made this waterfall more photogenic & the track muddy & slippery.

This track leads to Vera Falls & then on to Wentworth Falls but it started to rain making it slippery & dangerous down there.
The track is advertised as being for the more experienced hiker.

I love the way the new growth on the ferns brings a spray of autumnal colours to the scene (in spring) .. bottom right.

This is near the town of Wentworth Falls in the Blue Mountains National Park in Australia.

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Country born & bred but now located in Sydney, Australia.

I’m fascinated by the beauty of nature & in particular Australian native flowers & landscapes. I also love colour & anything unusual.
The Blue Mountains are my favourite spot at the moment.

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Comments

  • Michael Matthews
    Michael Matthewsabout 3 years ago

    Further along the walk

  • Donna Keevers Driver
    Donna Keevers ...about 3 years ago

    Glad to see you lived to tell the tale, MM!!!

    Wonderful images… Beautiful place! x

  • Thank you sunshine. I love the colours when it is overcast & drizzly but it does make it a bit dangerous. Will have to go back when my shoulder is mended so that I have two hands to hold on with rather than one.
    Thanks for the fave.

    – Michael Matthews

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 3 years ago

    Wonderful capture…awesome POV Michael

  • Thanks for the big compliment & fave Larry.

    – Michael Matthews

  • Julie  White
    Julie Whiteabout 3 years ago

    Superb capture and location.

  • Thanks Julie & thanks for the fave. It’s a great spot & a great walk.

    – Michael Matthews

  • Tracy66
    Tracy66about 3 years ago
  • Thanks very much for the feature Tracy.

    – Michael Matthews

  • Michael John
    Michael Johnabout 3 years ago

    A nice drop with good framing.

  • Thanks Mike.

    – Michael Matthews

  • Warren  Patten
    Warren Pattenabout 3 years ago

    Very nice mate.

  • Thanks Waz & thanks for the fave. I reckon you’ll be checking out that one soon.

    – Michael Matthews

  • Rocksygal52
    Rocksygal52about 3 years ago

    beautifully captured Michael.

    Cheers Jude

  • Thanks Jude & thanks for the fave.

    – Michael Matthews

  • Rocksygal52
    Rocksygal52about 3 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature Michael, well done.

    Cheers Jude

  • Thanks again Jude.

    – Michael Matthews

  • Kath Whitchurch
    Kath Whitchurchabout 3 years ago

    Great shot – love the narrative.

  • Thanks Kath. I had to go back & see what I wrote.

    – Michael Matthews

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