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"Colossus" | Madeira Island, Ribeira da Janela

Against all odds, resisting through the passagem of time. Resilience in Nature...

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"Colossus" | Madeira Island, Ribeira da Janela

Against all odds, resisting through the passagem of time. Resilience in Nature...

José Ramos © http://www.facebook.com/joseramosphotography

This is another fantastic place in Madeira Island, called Ribeira da Janela, where a water course descends from the mountains and ends right here. This has created a unique pebble beach, which is adorned by two gigantic rock formations that persistently resist the strength of the waves. I went to this place on my 2nd day in Madeira, but light conditions were far from good. As I couldn't let this one pass, I returned there two days later, and it payed up.

Technical data:
Exposure: 30 seconds
Aperture: f9.5
ISO: 100
Tripod, remote shutter
Manual focus
7 stop ProStop IRND filter (Hitech), 4 stop soft ND Grad (Hitech)
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24 Comments | Report
SteveDPhoto
 
SteveDPhoto October 25, 2014
Super seascape captured with long exposure
cclaude PRO
 
cclaude November 26, 2014
Beautiful image! Congrats!
BrokenDolly
 
BrokenDolly November 27, 2014
Just Breathtakingly Beautiful!!
tropicala PRO
 
tropicala November 28, 2014
fantastic Shot and congratulation!
arielnadler PRO
 
arielnadler November 29, 2014
WOW ,AMAZING.
AlanJakarta PRO+
 
AlanJakarta December 03, 2014
Fabulous time exposure of an awesome scene. Congratulations on being the Winner.
kaceybrock
 
kaceybrock December 03, 2014
Amazing. Congrats !
sebastianmuglia PRO
 
sebastianmuglia December 04, 2014
b e a u t i f u l !
emilytempestilli
 
emilytempestilli December 07, 2014
SO beautiful!
Amiqdadi
 
Amiqdadi December 08, 2014
Congrats, perfect shot
Dunner
 
Dunner December 08, 2014
Mystical, magical and magnificent. Congratulations!
Ingleman
 
Ingleman December 25, 2014
Tolkeinesque landscape,....exceptional quality image.
BryanTilghman
 
BryanTilghman July 02, 2015
Love the tones and textures...beautiful!!
Inspire4More
 
Inspire4More July 02, 2015
Stunning Capture!!!
GentleSoul444
 
GentleSoul444 July 04, 2015
So mystical!
cindycarrcrocker
 
cindycarrcrocker July 04, 2015
Beautiful!
JulianneBradford
 
JulianneBradford July 06, 2015
marvelous LE..congrats!
adriansart Platinum
 
adriansart July 09, 2015
Fantastic Jose love the low angles and the long exposure!
janland PRO+
 
janland September 23, 2015
Congrats on your Fb feature! Beautiful!
janland PRO+
 
janland September 23, 2015
Congrats on your Fb feature! Beautiful!
janland PRO+
 
janland September 23, 2015
Congrats on your Fb feature! Beautiful!
janland PRO+
 
janland September 23, 2015
Congrats on your Fb feature! Beautiful!
janland PRO+
 
janland September 23, 2015
Congrats on your Fb feature! Beautiful!
keithfey
 
keithfey June 09, 2016
Loved your article , well written and informative,,, made me want to go back again and visit those special scenes! Your Photography is very special!!!!
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