Visakhapatnam((shortened and anglicised: Visakha/Vizag or Vasaka) is a major port and the second largest city in the state of Andhra Pradesh and the third largest city on the east coast of India after Kolkata and Chennai, with a population of approximately 1.3 million. It is located 625 kilometres (388 mi) east of state capital, Hyderabad. The city is nestled among the hills of the Eastern Ghats and faces the Bay of Bengal to the east. It is the administrative headquarters of Visakhapatnam district and is also home to the Eastern Naval Command of the Indian Navy.
Situated on the east coast of India, Visakhapatnam serves as the gateway for waterways for the state of Andhra Pradesh. Visakhapatnam has one of the country's largest ports and its oldest shipyard on the eastern coast of India. It is a land-locked harbour.
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CLODO (29804) 2011-06-01 4:06
Sunsets are always atractive, mainly in the sea shore. You get really great hues in the sky and the persons walking on the beach add life to you shot. It's a pity you cut the feet of the one in the right corner.
Moreover, the skyline is not horizontal!
prasun984 (5590) 2011-06-01 12:30
nice sun set picture at the beach area...bt it is oversaturated & right side tilted...nice silhoutte creates with the help of the human beings in FG...gd try...
- Copyright: Mrityunjoy Chatterjee (mrichat) (1653)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-05-11
- Categories: Daily Life, Nature, Decisive Moment
- Camera: CANON EOS 550D, EF S18-55 IS
- Exposure: f/9.0, 1/80 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2011-06-01 2:17