Lake Atitlan in Panajachel - an area which has come to be known also as Gringotenango (place of the Gringos) in Guatemala is a gorgeous but small lake ringed by impressive volcanoes, including these two.
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Voltri (1775) 2006-05-18 6:23
Mark, thanks for sharing the photo - it brought me back some nice memories about a special person from there.
The photo itself is good - nice colors and details, but it looks overshaped and noised!
hello_ishan (1571) 2006-05-18 7:11
Photo is little bit noisy but you have captured a very nice scene.
ryno (6865) 2006-05-18 23:42
Great shot, I love the shades of blue and the cloud tablecloth over the mountain. It all looks very inviting, especially viewed here from Islamabad at the moment. Cheers!
jverkamman (2291) 2006-05-20 15:34
Good photo Mark, i like the bleu colors and the clouds on the mountain.
Als a good capture.
Graal (101086) 2006-05-24 4:59
great view, interesting volcano and blue sea. I like it.
sebinho342 (19317) 2006-05-24 8:11
I couldn't miss this picture in your gallery cause i would like so much to go there ! Lago atitlan is very famous in guatemala, near Antigua, wow you are lucky to have been here :)
The picture is here good even if there is a little bit noise that disturb a little.
Thanks for the moment Mark :)
goodfellow (195) 2006-05-30 7:22
Nice shot Mark. I have photographed this scene many times over many years and know the difficulty of getting that "just right day" where the humidity in the air doesn't cause a problem. Nice to get Cerro del Oro in the foreground of the volcanoes. You captured the "blue" of the Lake well. People rarely understand why local artists give the lake a dramatic blue "hue". You just have to be there on the right day! You were.
fijiphil (1355) 2006-06-06 14:05
Well there's another place to add to my American itinerary. Thank you!!