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Pancake Rocks


Pancake Rocks
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Copyright: Lior Almagor (LiorAlmagor) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 14 W: 0 N: 90] (1266)
Genre: Landscapes
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2006-03-13
Categories: Ocean
Camera: Nikon Coolpix 8800
Exposure: f/6.3
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-09-05 3:02
Viewed: 4935
Points: 6
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Punakaiki - Pancake Rocks and Blowholes, both of which are spectacular and a must-see when visiting the West Coast, South Island, New Zealand.
The Pancake Rocks are a heavily eroded limestone area where the sea bursts though a number of vertical blowholes during high tides. Together with the 'pancake'-layering of the limestone (created by immense pressure on alternating hard and soft layers of marine creatures and plant sediments), these form the main attraction of the area.

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To marius-secan: Thank you very much.LiorAlmagor 1 09-05 12:39
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Hello Lior,
Very interesting rocks with beautiful patterns, beautiful natural colours and nice sea view in the background, very well taken,
Thanks for sharing and have a nice week,
Best Regards,
Bungbing.

amazing geology, dash Ori

Hello Lior,
Both the stone forest and this interesting rocks are amazing wonders of nature.
Very nice details, good focus and perfect exposure.
Thanks for sharing!
Marius.

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