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Cappadocia: Red Valley at the sunset

2013: trip in.. Turkey, Cappadocia

Balloon trip, Fairy Chimneys rock formation: terrific spectacle!
Cappadocia, in Turkey, is a popular tourist destination and has many areas with unique geological, historic, and cultural features. Hot-air ballooning is very popular in Cappadocia and try its a flight is a enthusiastic experience. A stop at the sunset near of the Fairy Chimneys, is a awesome scene!

Nikon D800E and Zeiss Distagon T* 21/2.8

36 Mpixel camera with Zeiss wideangle in macrophoto!
A less common use of the excellent Zeiss lens, better known for its quality in landscape shots. The 36 Mpixel sensor of Nikon D800E is an ideal partner for this lens because exalts its the great sharpness. But that's not all!! I wanted to try shooting with Kenko Pro tubes to find a perspective even more extreme. The couple camera/lens is quite heavy so it's appropriate to use a solid tripod. I use..


Close-up with Zeiss Distagon T* 21/2.8

Small selection of less common mushrooms