MORNING meets BASTEI

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German version first - English below. You´re welcome ...

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Blick vom Ferdinandstein über die Basteibrücke auf den Lilienstein mit Nebelschwaden über der Elbe in der Sächsischen Schweiz. Links im Hintergrund zum oberen Zugang der Felsenburg Neurathen](http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felsenburg_Neurathen) lugt der Pfaffenstein, bekannt auch für seine Felsnadel Barbarine, hervor. Rechts hinter der sogenannten Großen Steinschleuder befindet sich der Königstein mit seiner Festung. Pfaffenstein, Lilienstein und Königsstein gehören wohl zu den bekanntesten Tafelbergen der Sächsischen Schweiz.

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View from the Ferdinandstein to the Lilienstein over the "Basteibrücke" and dusty river Elbe in the Saxon Switzerland. In the background of the upper entrance of the Felsenburg Neurathen (rock formation on the left hand side, also part of an ancient fortress of robber knights) you find a part of the Pfaffenstein, where is situated the largest rock needle of this area called Barbarine. On the right hand side behind the so called Big Sling or Big Catapult you find the last part of the rock Königstein with its fortress. "Lilienstein", "Pfaffenstein" and "Königstein" are famous table mountains of the "Saxon Switzerland".

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Comments (1055)

ANTON CRUZ 1 on April 9

Engineered to match the surrounding . Greetings , Anton.

Mirk0 on April 9

Thanks a lot, Dear Anton and also to all my other latest visitors - I´m so honored with ... :)

marcel_pics on April 10

Very nice shot, best wishes.

Anand Singh on April 10

Magnificent picture. Morning glory!! Superb!!

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Best wishes, Anand

Gori Bau on April 12

a stunning panorama => LIKE => greetings from Italy, Fabrizio

Karl Pallinger on April 12

super Mirko, schöner gehts nicht mehr, viele grüße, karl

Frank T. Schmelz on April 13

Ich werde mich beeilen mit einem Besuch der Sächsischen Schweiz, versprochen! Tolle Aufnahme einer beeindruckenden Landschaft, Mirko!
YSL
Liebe Grüße
Frank

Achim Reeh on April 13

Wunderschöne Aufnahme der Bastei. Like und viele Grüße!

lynda blutreich on April 17

amazing foto and composition....greetings, Lynda

Mone de Castro on April 18

Grandiosa, bela e magnífica composição.

Like + Foto favorita

Saudações,

Mone

albertLM on April 19

so beautiful,excellent shot Mirk0,

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you have a blessed easter weekends and your family my dear friend,

albertLM

noo00r on April 20

Amazing

jo.yosi on April 27

Awesome picture.

Well done.

LIKE+FAV.

Greetings - Yosi.

Mirk0 on April 27

Thanks also to my latest visitors, thanks Dear:

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Yosi

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noo00r

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Albert

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Mone

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Lynda

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Achim

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Frank (ich werde es spätestens in 1,5 Mio Jahren kontrollieren ;-))

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Karl

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Fabrizio

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Anand

and last but not least

Marcel

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HAVE A SUNNY DAY!

Kolczyk Malczyk 9 days ago

Wonderful composition and lighting! Congratulations, Mirk0!

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on April 27, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Mirk0
    • Camera: NIKON D5000
    • Taken on 2011/04/20 05:54:06
    • Exposure: 0.008s (1/125)
    • Focal Length: 70.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.300
    • ISO Speed: ISO200

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