Posts tagged “Nature

A spell is cast.

Sleepy Hollow II by Steve Landeros

Sleepy Hollow II by Steve Landeros.

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As they batter.

A raging sea dwarfs Seaham Lighthouse in County Durham in England by  by Owen Humphreys

A raging sea dwarfs Seaham Lighthouse in County Durham in England, with 100ft waves after a cold front moved down from the north bringing freezing temperatures to the North of England. Photo by Owen Humphreys, PA. Feb. 6, 2013.


Into the woods.

Walnut Forest II, Evia, Greece by Vangelis Bagiatis

Walnut Forest II.

At Evia in Greece. Photo by Vangelis Bagiatis.


What soul, this land.

Time-out at the Tannerhof Hotel in Bayrischzell, Germany. Photo taken using an Apple iPhone 4 by Sabine Butterblume

Time-out at the Tannerhof Hotel in Bayrischzell, Germany.

Photo taken using an Apple iPhone 4 by Sabine Butterblume


Wisps of green across.

Between the narrow walls of Claustral Canyon, Australia by Carsten Peter

A canyoneer between the narrow walls of Claustral Canyon, Australia. Photo by Carsten Peter.

(source:  natgeo)


Prominently present in a distance, ever more.

Balls Pyramid, Lord Howe, Australia by Hatty Gottschalk

Ball’s Pyramid, an erosional remnant of a shield volcano and caldera that formed about 7 million years ago. Ball’s Pyramid is 20 km. southeast of Lord Howe Island at Australia in the Pacific Ocean.

Photo by Hatty Gottschalk


Action, not words.

Operacion retorno, Mallorca by Andres Nieto Porras

Operacion retorno, Mallorca by Andres Nieto Porras


In soft voice.

Evening.Rays by Chris Archinet

Evening.Rays by Chris Archinet, 2007


To set forth.

Hohenzollern Castle in the fog by Robin Holler, 2005

Hohenzollern Castle in the fog. Swabian Alb, Germany.

Photo by Robin Holler, 2005


Aut viam inveniam aut faciam.

Cascade Creek Falls, Coast Mountains near Mission by Drew Brayshaw

Cascade Creek Falls, Coast Mountains near Mission.

Capture by Drew Brayshaw


Puig Major.

Nevado, Mallorca by Andres Nieto Porras

The mountains of Mallorca covered in snow. Photo by Andres Nieto Porras.

The building seen on top of Puig Major is a military radar tower, built and installed by the Americans in 1958. There are doubts about the nature of military installations and whether the responsibility lies with the Spanish or American army. Presumably Spanish military use.


Explore.

Nobody there. Zermatt, Switzerland by CoolbieRe, 2012

“Nobody there.”

Beautiful composition photo by CoolbieRe @ Zermatt, Switzerland, 2012


Quiet Calling.

Quiet Calling by Michal Karcz, Karezoid

Landscape photo by Michal Karcz, Karezoid


Improvise wisely.

Impossible is nothing. Photo by Jagoda, Lentilcia

Impossible is nothing.

Lady Bug in style by Jagoda, Lentilcia


We like snorkeling.

Indian elephant swimming underwater at the Andaman Islands by Steve Bloom, 2006

Indian elephant swimming underwater at the Andaman Islands.

Captured by Steve Bloom, 2006


Walk with us.

Perfect 6 AM walk near Bruges, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Photo by Mathijs Delva

Perfect 6 AM walk near Bruges, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Photo by Mathijs Delva


Split the night noisily.

Ready to ride the border between Norway and Sweden. Photo by haqbar on Reddit

Ready to ride the border between Norway and Sweden.

Photo by haqbar on Reddit


Staring and wondering.

PurpleBlue by Elwira Kusz

PurpleBabyBlue.

Macro shot by Elwira Kusz


Showering Light.

Del Norte Coast Redwoods State Park, California.

Photo by Jeff Swanson


Drevesnitsa Amazon, Amazonian tree frog. Photo by Dave Ben-Israel