Madeira, Sea cliff of Cabo Girão · 22.10.2011 7:45 ¦ pilago

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Cabo Girão is a lofty sea cliff located along the southern coast of the island of Madeira. It is situated less than two kilometres west from the centre of Câmara de Lobos, between the parishes of Quinta Grande and Câmara de Lobos. A diamond-shaped sea-cliff escarpment from 560 metres (1,840 ft) to 589 metres (1,932 ft) above sea level, Cabo Girão lies between two river-valleys that flow into the Atlantic Ocean. Although brochures explain that it is the first or second highest cliff in Europe, at least five European cliffs (Hornelen at 860 metres, Cape Enniberg at 750 metres, Vixía Herbeira at 613 metres, Preikestolen at 604 metres and Slieve League at 601 metres) are higher.

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pilago on November 23

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Thanks very much, pilago

列姆蒂芙尼 on November 27

hello. pilago

great capture

YS:29 + LIKE:120

Thank's so much for your visit to my gallery and your nice comment

best regards from Tiffany Liem

pilago on November 29

Many thanks Tiffany Liem for your nice comment, the Like and especially the Y* #29 :). I'm glad you could enjoy this shot!

Gr, Andre

Mário Eloi Castro on December 4

Wonderful picture, Andre!

L + F

Hugs from POrtugal, Mário Eloi Castro

pilago on December 4

Many thanks Mário Eloi Castro for your nice comment, the Like and especially the Y* #30 -, I appreciate it!.

rgds, Andre

Bach Quatre on January 16

Excelente foto. Like.

Saludos, Ernesto.

pilago on January 16

Thank you Ernesto for your nice words. ツ

Greetings, Andre

Antoni Chorąży on March 26

takiego nocnego mi zabrakło:) bardzo ładne. . .

pilago on March 26

Juz prawie zdecydowalem sie na Olympus M1 z 12-40 mm, ale beda z niego wychodzily takie fotki Mistrzu???!!! :)

k. -pictures 10 days ago

L I K E ! ! !

Greetings from Germany | Grüße aus Hessen

k. -pictures

pilago 8 days ago

Danke, k. -pictures, für den netten Kommentar :)

Beste Grüße Andre

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on March 4, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by pilago
    • Taken on 2011/10/22 07:45:34
    • Exposure: 10.000s
    • Focal Length: 42.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash