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Sossuvlei is a spectacular region of the Namib desert and one of the world’s most striking, well-preserved desert landscapes. The huge pan, or vlei, is surrounded by towering sand dunes as far as the eye can see, reputed to be the highest in the world.
Sossuvlei, Namib-Naukluft National Park, Namibia, Africa

Nikon D40x, Nikkor 18-200 mm, 1/125 sec at f/ 14, ISO 200
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  • Ann Warrenton
    Ann Warrentonabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture.

  • Thanks a lot Ann!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...about 4 years ago

    Many thanks to “The Silky Touch” group for the feature, much appreciated!

  • Ann Warrenton
    Ann Warrentonabout 4 years ago

    Your welcome :)

  • TWindDancer
    TWindDancerabout 4 years ago

    What a great line to that dune! Terrific photo!

  • Thank you very much TWindDancer!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkeabout 4 years ago

    Wonderful colours

  • Thank you Audrey!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Martin Smart
    Martin Smartabout 4 years ago

    Fantastic colours Kon, great shot!

  • Thanks a lot Martin, cheers!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...about 4 years ago

    Many thanks to “Colour and light” group for the feature, much appreciated!

  • lorilee
    lorileeabout 4 years ago

    Fabulous!!!!

  • Thanks a lot Lorilee!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • David Lewins
    David Lewinsabout 4 years ago

    Wonderful contrasts and colour Konstantinos, great sense of scale with the trees at the base.

  • Many thanks David, cheers!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

  • Karlientjie
    Karlientjieabout 4 years ago

    You did brilliant – my home country – Excellent capture!:)x

  • Thank you very much Karin!

    – Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos

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