Two colours of volcanic Lower Tama Lake... and 50.000.000th anniversary

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

Comments (80)

Annette Strauch on July 22, 2011

Happy anniversary! I love Panoramio ;-) - many kind regards from Great Britain, Annette

Tomas K☼h☼ut on July 22, 2011

Hello Annette, pleased to meet you! :)

Enjoy Tongariro!

Best regards from Prague, Tom

Maarten Outlet on August 23, 2011

Tom! 50,000,000!!! Congratulations :)

You have a lot of wonderful new pictures, including this one - I will have to come back for a better look soon.

Cheers, Maarten

Tomas K☼h☼ut on August 26, 2011

Yep, Maarten, I have good luck twice with this shot... first to get to the place and see the play of shadows and light... and then with raght moment of upload! :)

Valery Pugatch on October 2, 2011


Tomas K☼h☼ut on October 2, 2011

Hi Valery, thanks for the visit! Happy by chance only...


Tomas K☼h☼ut on March 2, 2012

Hi Shawn, it was raining (with hails) when I have started the trip to Tama Lakes. Moment with rare sun were so rewarding in the end!


k. -pictures on March 26, 2012

Schönes Foto!!! | Great shot!!!

  • Gefällt mir | I Like

k. -pictures

Tomas K☼h☼ut on March 26, 2012

Thanks k-pictures.

P.S. Your name in comment is already a link to your gallery, so signature with link is not needed. :)


vinc107 on October 12, 2012

wonderful place ..... and iD picture :)


Tomas K☼h☼ut on October 16, 2012

Hi vinc107, New Zealand is amazing country, there are more magic places like that.

Cheers, Tom

Bernardo Sardano on August 11, 2013

WonderfuLike 50.000.000

Veitinger on August 12, 2013

Nice capture an picture ID, like!

Tomas K☼h☼ut on August 13, 2013

Hi Bernardo and Veitinger, thanks! Enjoy your hunt for "nice" photo IDs (however, many of them does not exist).


IPAAT on November 30, 2013

A few hours before the new record :-)

Tomas K☼h☼ut on November 30, 2013

Ah, thanks for challange... ;-) What's the current number? I moved to new computer with Win 8.1 and I am bit confused. At the moment I'm trying to get back access to files I have on my swapped drive (now it says "Access denied" on all of my photos).

IPAAT on December 1, 2013
IPAAT on December 1, 2013

Well, Tom, we are late. My best number is 99999997 and 100000005.

Christos Theodorou on May 27

Fascinating landscape, so well registered Like - My regards.

Tomas K☼h☼ut on May 28

Hi Christos, I am glad this nice ID has a photo a bit above my "average". I see you were exploring "nice" ID numbers. ;-)

Sign up to comment. Sign in if you already did it.

Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 25, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Tomas K☼h☼ut
    • Taken on 2006/12/30 15:55:47
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 12.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash