Noord Holland, Marken

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2009 - lighthouse "Het Paard van Marken"(camera = Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ18). Because of its unmistakable silhouet as seen "from sea", it is called "The Horse of Marken". Marken is a former isle in the Zuiderzee (salt water sea). After completion of the Afsluitdijk (dyke) in 1932, the sea became a sweet water lake called IJsselmeer. The isle of Marken was connected by a dam to the mainland in 1957 and became a peninsula. After completion of the last dyke from Hoorn to Lelystad (1976), Marken is now located in the Markermeer (lake).

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Comments (58)

BV (Bernard Veerman) on May 7, 2013

Hello chene nos thanks for your visit, comment ans LIKE. You are right, lighthouses are great object for pictures. Best regards, Bernard

H.İbrahim Üzmezoğlu on June 18, 2013

.Harika çekim.Çok güzel görüntü,tebrikler.

LIKE.Türkiye'den selamlar.H.İbrahim

BV (Bernard Veerman) on June 19, 2013

Hello H.Ibrahim thank you very much for your visit, comment and LIKE.
Best regards from the Netherlands, Bernard

Zygmunt Borowski on July 2, 2013

Nice - like

BV (Bernard Veerman) on July 2, 2013

Hello Zygmunt thanks for your comment and LIKE.
Best regards from the Netherlands, Bernard

Stathis Chionidis on July 3, 2013

Wonderful images and places in your gallery my friend.LIKE.Best wishes.Stathis

BV (Bernard Veerman) on July 3, 2013

Thank you Stathis for your visit, liking my photo's and LIKE.
Best regards, Bernard

berndwhv on August 14, 2013

Een heerlijk Foto, Bernard.

LIKE 28.

Groeten, Bernd

BV (Bernard Veerman) on August 14, 2013

Dankjewel Bernd voor je waardering en LIKE
Groet, Bernard

Dick van Aggelen on August 15, 2013

Mooi plaatje!

BV (Bernard Veerman) on August 15, 2013

Dank je Dick voor je complimenten en waardering.
Groet, Bernard

Anna Grigorjeva on August 27, 2013

Beautiful shot! Like! Greetingss from Estonia, Anna

BV (Bernard Veerman) on August 27, 2013

Thank you Anna for your visit, appreciation and LIKE
Best regards from the Netherlands, Bernard

Dick van Aggelen on September 10, 2013

Mooi Bernhard! Je bent Hilversummer.......................

Christos Theodorou on May 27, 2014

Marvelous lighthouse and a beautiful capture. Hello from Athens.

BV (Bernard Veerman) on May 29, 2014

Hello Christos thank you for your compliments
Best regards from the Netherlands, Bernard

_Brabo..._ on September 25

Mooi shot van het paard van Marken , L I K E 3 1



BV (Bernard Veerman) on September 25

Hallo Ad dankjewel voor je complimenten en LIKE
Groet, Bernard

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on October 11, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by BV (Bernard Veerman)
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-FZ18
    • Taken on 2009/05/10 10:31:37
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 47.50mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash