Sunrise in Antarctica. The scenic Lemaire Channel between Booth Island and the Antarctic Peninsula is glowing with golden orange colors in the early morning light. This narrow strait is considered one of the highlights in any cruise going to Antarctica.

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Comments (877)

Carl Guan on February 27, 2009

Wonderful work!


Greetings from Shenzhen, China Carl

><((((º> methysmena… on February 27, 2009

Amazing picture. Congratulations!!! Of course YS, Best of and


Majid Salehyar on February 28, 2009

Hey what did you do in such a cold place!!? I hate cold places and could not stay in such a places. But the composition is too nice and the colores talk to me. it is an unrichable position to me. Thanks to LichtenHansen for such a icey shot.

ThomPattyn on February 28, 2009

Woww! fantastic picture! VOTED! Félicitations de France Greetings from france! Tom

Capra Grigia on February 28, 2009

I like the warm colours of this icy place! Great composition! Voted! I like all your pictures, but this is absolutely the best!

foto-geir on February 28, 2009

Nice Picture. Voted. Greetings from Norway. Foto-Geir.

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dziwnow on February 28, 2009

GOOD SHOOT!!! greetings from Poland, Peter contest

Mike Smitti on February 28, 2009

Great Picture. Voted. Greetings

DARKO1960 on February 28, 2009

Thank you for nice comment.You have my vote for this beautuful picture.Greetings from Belgrade , Darko

Finn Johnny Frederik… on February 28, 2009

wery good photo

Olga I. Yakovenko on February 28, 2009

Fantastic colours. I find your photos ones of the best in Panaramio, Olga

Guido Masiello on February 28, 2009

I just voted this enchanting sunrise. Ciao Guido

Wolf_Essen on February 28, 2009


Greetings from(Essen)Germeny, Wolf_Essen



Aender M. Ferreira on February 28, 2009

I only voted in because I had already voted in the other, ok?

Cheers, Aender.

alexdemedium on February 28, 2009

Very nice shot,voted!!

iguaci on February 28, 2009

Cool! Nice shot!

José Peñalba Maqueda on February 28, 2009

LichtenHansen, stunning colors, sharp, VOTO. Jpeñalba.

Carlos Petracca on February 28, 2009

Bellisima imagen de un gran lugar.

Saludos desde Argentina

kodhia on February 28, 2009

I just fell in love with your shots Keep going and rocking. Greetings from India

Renat Mansurov on February 28, 2009

Good luck in contest!

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on January 16, 2009
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by LichtenHansen
    • Camera: Canon EOS D60
    • Taken on 2003/01/19 04:08:36
    • Exposure: 0.010s (1/100)
    • Focal Length: 28.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/6.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash