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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Andre Z. Szymczyk PI… on November 23, 2013

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Thanks very much, pilago

列姆蒂芙尼 列姆 on November 27, 2013

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

Andre Z. Szymczyk PI… on November 29, 2013

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, 2013

Wonderful picture, Andre!

L + F

Hugs from POrtugal, Mário Eloi Castro

Andre Z. Szymczyk PI… on December 4, 2013

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, 2014

Excelente foto. Like.

Saludos, Ernesto.

Andre Z. Szymczyk PI… on January 16, 2014

Thank you Ernesto for your nice words. ツ

Greetings, Andre

Antoni Chorąży on March 26

takiego nocnego mi zabrakło:) bardzo ładne. . .

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

k. -pictures on April 13

L I K E ! ! !

Greetings from Germany | Grüße aus Hessen


k. -pictures

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

Beste Grüße Andre

Klein-Bonsels on April 25

geniales zur blauen stunde ... :-), l, f, marc.

Almöhi on April 26

Sensationelles Bild. Echt stark. YSL 32/125.

Grüße vom Almöhi

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  • Uploaded on March 4, 2012
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    by Andre Z. Szymczyk PI…
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D90
    • 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

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