9 TOP Google+ Photographs for March 14

published by ; March 16, 2012
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Have`nt posted in some time, so I decided to post this shot wich is one I just took on a little trip with my girlfriend and her little sister yesterday. ;-)
I`m kinda still working on it..

#PlusPhotoExtract curated by +Jarek Klimek


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Swiss-Austrian Border, elevated to 2'827m / 9274ft

#amazinglandscapes by +Rolf Hicker
#widewednesdaypanorama by +Lucille Galleli, +Andrew Marston, +Ken McMahon, +Charles Lupica and +Jason Dell (photo consist of several single shots)

Last Saturday +Daniel Arndt and me went to the austrian side of the mystical, towerish mountain peaks of Drusenfluh, Raetikon. This little mountain region belongs to the most unique and impressive rock formations I know of. The peaks are almost towers, not hills or pyramids. Nevertheless it's possible to ascend them by ski through the huge "Sporatobel" (= couloir) in it's SE-flank. The couloir takes a right-turn curve in the upper section, which is invisible from the valley. It's a 6 hrs ascend with approx. 1'850m altitude difference - good enough for a perfect day.

This photo shows +Daniel Arndt, ascending the last steep meters up to the summit of the big Drusa tower (Grosser Drusenturm). I totally love the curved shape of the couloir, promising a fantastc ride down in knee-deep powder snow.

Complete this impression with the photo +Daniel Arndt posted a few days ago:
https://plus.google.com/u/0/103350718269700384071/posts/Z7Teh79TRvY

A photo from the Swiss side of these peaks on alpinestock.com:
http://alpinestock.com/berge__mountains_g41-grosser_drusenturm_drusenfluh_skispur_p4404.html

Hope you like it!


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#americabyrail
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Hancock 2

Another angle on the Hancock building in Boston in a wind storm.
Have a good one fellas!

#boston #architecture #architecturalvisions +Joel Tjintjelaar +Black and White Fine Art Photography Gallery +Joel Tjintjelaar #plusphotoextract +Jarek Klimek #fineartpls +Marina Chen


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magnificent creatures.


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Going for a Magical Walk


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And thus began the most epic two hours of my photographic life. This lion was returning from across the river having successfully hunted something, to fetch the rest of her pride. Credit goes to our guide for choosing to park at the narrowest part of the river. This lionness walked along the river, stopping to evaluate many crossing points and hissing at the water, until she chose to cross right in front of us. After exploding across the river, she calmly strolled past us. The pride was too sleepy to go at first but they eventually got up to cross the river. At first the kids didn't go so the mothers crossed, crossed back, crossed again then bluffed and left, came back.

We had seen what we thought might be an alligator floating down the river. I'm all for the circle of life and what not but I didn't want to see these cute lion cubs hurt!
One mother crossed back over to the side with the cubs. As she got to the bank she saw the threat over her shoulder and leaped back in to the river turning in mid air. Two other mothers saw her attacking, but I don't think they saw what but they attacked as well....and absolutely destroyed a log.

The mothers nudged the baby lions in, crossed together, and growled at the teenagers from the far bank who finally crossed. I was stunned and so thankful to get to see one lion cross a river, let alone 13, multiple times!
Location: Okavango Delta, Botswana.


#wildlifewednesday curated by +Mike Spinak #plusphotoextract curated by +Jarek Klimek


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The Rugged Oregon Coast - Thor's Well




Photo by our supporter Benjamin Cortis

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It's your DAILY dose of TOP Google Plus photographs, which were chosen by an algorithm that combines automatic steps and manual curation. This means that the DAILY TOPs are NOT based solely on popularity, and users with a small number of followers have a chance to be featured in the TOP. We use Google+ API for the automatic steps; Jarek Klimek is responsible for curation and communication with the authors.

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