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NIKON CORPORATION
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NIKON D70
Shutter Speed
16/10 second
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F/29.0
Focal Length
35 mm
Date Taken
Jun 18, 2005, 4:55:19 PM
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The Twelve Apostles

Port Cambpell National Oark, The Great Ocean Road, Shipwreck Coast, Victoria, Australia

Taken at the famous Twelve Apostles (or 'Sow and Piglets), on the Great Ocean Road. I'm sure you've all seen/heard of these landmarks, this is my take on it. Unfortunately the sun was behind the clouds so any particularly dramatic lighting was non existant, but I had to make the best of what there was since we had travelled almost 3 hours to get there. A polariser and filter was used to bring the photo down a few stops to slow the shutter speed, to achieve the soft effect of the waves lapping on the beach.

This photo was taken just a few days before one of the apostles collapsed, the closest one on the left.

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Nikon D70 | Nikkor 18-70mm | ISO 200 | f/29 | 35mm | 16/10 sec | Cokin Polariser | Cokin Gradual Sunset
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FireflyPhotosAust Featured By Owner Jan 24, 2010  Professional Photographer
This image of Australia has been featured in my latest journal [link] and this news article [link]
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scorcher002 Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2009
Featured! [link]
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the-george Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2009  Student
love this photograph, the ocean is brilliant
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BogdanEpure Featured By Owner Mar 16, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
Awesome shot!!! :)
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Holly-pop Featured By Owner Jan 19, 2009
Featured here [link]
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Ratafluke Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2008
Don't apologize for the light when the colors are so beautiful :] One of the best photos of this place I've seen.
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tw1light Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2008
beautiful shot. Do you mind if I used this picture for my natural environments class? We have to post up a picture of a place that we think is a natural environment. Wanted to check if it's ok with you. :)
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Iamidaho Featured By Owner Mar 3, 2008
Someday ill see this!
beautiful shot.
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ByrneFoto Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2007   Photographer
Beautiful :heart:
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