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Loskop Dam


Loskop Dam
: George Veltchev (mwmod99) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 854 W: 654 N: 3355] (14150)
: Landscapes
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: 2017-12-16
: Mountain
: Canon 6D
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/40
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: 2017-12-18 5:25
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Loskop Dam Nature Reserve - Mpumalanga, South Africa The Loskop Dam Nature Reserve covers an area of 148 square km and lies around the massive Loskop Dam on the Olifants River, 55km north of Middelburg in Mpumalanga. The Dam has created a natural floodplain and the scenic valley has been restocked with animals once indigenous to the area. These include the eland and other species of antelope, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest & white rhino. The dam wall was built in the 1930's across the Olifants River gorge, and was raised again in the 1970's. The dam is approximately 30km long, which makes it the longest dam in the Southern Hemisphere.

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Masterpiece of a landscape, George!
Great to see you posting again.
Ram

great romantic sunset, TFS Ori

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5964 W: 89 N: 15074] (63164)
  • [2017-12-18 11:56]

Hi George,welcome back with this fantastic sunset! A lovely moment from this reserve full of animals as i can read in your note,bright colors,just a bit oversaturates,and fine detail too. Have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

Hi George,
It's so good to see a new image from you again. I hope you stay with us. This photo's fantastic, the composition's second to none, color palette is awesome and the lights are unique. Incredible sunset image, huge congratulations!
Kind regards from Ireland, László

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5098 W: 166 N: 13042] (48618)
  • [2017-12-18 13:28]

Hello George,
Sometimes people are in the right place at the right time. The colours are gorgeous, at the water and in the air. Very good choice of composition.
Regards,
Peter

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2732 W: 280 N: 4911] (19842)
  • [2017-12-18 15:16]

Hello George,
A stunning mirrored sunset image from the Lockport Dam Nature Reserve. As fine a composition as I've seen in a long time of a sunset scene. Eye catching colors and perfectly exposed while giving us a great look at this remarkable nature reserve. Awesome post!!
Ron

Great colors in this picture of the dam I assume at sunrise.

Ciao George, fascinating sunset, superb sky, fantastic colors and splendid light, very well done, my friend, Merry Christmas and Happy new year, ciao Silvio

Hi George,

Its a fabulous shot!! Mesmerizing colors of the Sunset reflection captured beautifully. Fantastic quality & composition.

Warm Regards,
Satirtha

Hello George,
Beautiful picture of this Loskop Dam 😊
This area is in my list too but still didn't managed time to visit 😔
Beautiful 🌅 reflection of light. Even details look nice on water surface.
Thanks for sharing your work with us 😊
Regards,
Srikumar

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