Uluru fantasy

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Comments (18)

K.Csaba on October 14, 2007

Very nice picture,congrats.Cheers,Csaba.

AlexMatos on October 14, 2007

Ohhh I know what it is...A Mammooth I can see the eyes, the teeeth, the mouth....

Great one Marilyn

Cheers, Alex

Marilyn Whiteley on October 14, 2007

Thanks, Csaba and Alex. I didn't post this while I was in Australia, partly because I needed to choose among several, but partly because there's something a bit strange and uncanny about the sight. But now that I know what species it is, Alex, it's okay! ;-)

steandeb on October 15, 2007

thats a great and unusual photo of uluru marilyn! fantastic... quite eerie too.

Marilyn Whiteley on October 15, 2007

Thanks, steandeb. Yes, I find it eerie, too. I have a zoom shot that's even eerier, if that's a word, but decided that this one is eerie enough!

Karolina P. on October 16, 2007

Fantastic photo, Marilyn! Greetings from Poland

Marilyn Whiteley on October 16, 2007

Thanks, Karolina. There is something of fantasy about it even though that's what I saw! Greetings from Canada.

Marek Zdziechowski on October 16, 2007

extra foto

Francesco Villa on October 17, 2007

Wow!!! the shape of the rock looks an alien Marilyn!!! with a huge "sucking nose"?! Lovely

Marilyn Whiteley on October 17, 2007

Thank you Marek and Francesco. Yes, the rock looked to me like an alien, and then I noticed the tree with its pinching "fingers"!

Ainars M -2 on October 19, 2007

Nice framing to such beautifull landscape!

Marilyn Whiteley on December 5, 2007

Thank you, Ainars and gondor, for visiting this mysterious place!

Andreas Wiesner on December 28, 2007

So, i see you´ve been to OZ this year... I like the mammooth of Uluru, because i haven´t been there myself, i just stayed for a week in Sydney and took a daytrip to the Blue Mountains when i was travelling through New Zealand for half a year, but i certainly will come back to see more of Australia...

Cheers, Andreas!

Marilyn Whiteley on December 28, 2007

Yes, the Red Centre is full of fascination. I haven't posted many Uluru photos because there are already so many on Panoramio. By all means when you're there, get to King's Canyon. Not everyone does--it's a little out of the way--but it's wonderful, and full of photo opportunities.

Cheers, Marilyn

Brian Gymer on March 28, 2009

A nice shot at Uluru. I see you got around while were here,hope you enjoyed it.If come again visit Tasmania it's something entirely different to everywhere else.Greetings from Forster Australia Brian.

Marilyn Whiteley on March 29, 2009

Thanks, Brian.

I was recently thinking of going to a meeting in Melbourne in July, and if I did, we'd have extended the trip to get to Tasmania. But some things have come up and we're not going to go. Maybe another time!

Greetings from Ontario, Canada, Marilyn

Antonio Cristerna on January 27, 2010

magical and powerful, isn´t ???

Marilyn Whiteley on January 30, 2010

It certainly is!!

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on October 13, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Marilyn Whiteley
    • Taken on 2007/09/10 22:13:22
    • Exposure: 0.006s (1/160)
    • Focal Length: 5.55mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO50
    • Exposure Bias: -0.30 EV
    • No flash