The amazing rock formations of Meteora in north western Greece. There are some rock climbers abseilling down the side, 3rd pillar from the right. Kastraki is the smaller and nicer (imho) town to stay in. Kalampaka is the other option. There are 6 surviving monasteries atop some of the other big rocks scattered around the town.
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jhm (140619) 2013-10-06 3:23
You shows amazing rock formations of Meteora in north western Greece.
Specially the green vegetation between the rocks makes these picture attractive
Excellent captured, nice presentation.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice Sunday,
cornejo (32722) 2013-10-06 4:25
Hi Chris, nice view of these interesting rock formations, beautifully captured in this very good and nice photo. An interesting image of a lovely natural place, very good sharpness, nice color and light. A great job well done, congratulations my friend. Thanks for sharing this beautiful work.
Good evening and happy start to the week.
All the best from southern Spain.
Sergiom (61982) 2013-10-06 4:45
Très impressionnantes ces formations rocheuses. Elles semblent sortir de la terre pour pouvoir prendre l'air. Il faudrait une forme humaine tout près pour avoir une relation dimensionnelle.
Miguel82 (24693) 2013-10-06 5:01
The green color of the garigue looks like Irish moors vegetation Chris, amazing rocky formations indeed, an insolite site to visit, high resoluton and nice combination between grey and green colors, all the best, have a good sunday afternoon
pierrefonds (57951) 2013-10-06 5:40
The trees are framing well the rock formations. The point of view is showing the details and colors of ther meteora. The good luminosity is bringing out the colors. Have a nice day.
danos (87891) 2013-10-06 8:04
excellent presentation in this tight frame of the rocks formations belonging to Meteora.I like the superb POV with the light and the colour management to enhance the beauty of them.
jjcordier (76938) 2013-10-06 22:46
Bon cadrage serré sur ces étonnantes et spectaculaires formations rocheuses.
emka (80866) 2013-10-06 23:56
beautiful photo from Meteora, not usual, without any monastery. Amazing rock formations indeed. excellent colours and sharpness. haha, we can see the climbers! How tine they are. Good for scale.
I am impatient, waiting for kappadokia with also amazing rock formations.
have a nice week
dkmurphys (50202) 2013-10-07 3:38
Spectacular natural shapes. I like this image through it's originality. Well taken, have a fine new week.
saxo042 (37588) 2013-10-07 7:42
Very interesting geological formations and a good capture of these natural sculptures. It is a bit hard to get an idea of their sizes, are the vegetation trees or bushes?
nikkitta (14992) 2013-10-07 18:02
Jump from Spain to Greece?
Will never imagined it was Greece or Meteora with not on top monasteries
Uauuu, just found the climbers, how difficult must it be, I , from far, would prefer visit monasteries and rest at the terraces with views
Like the capture with the rocks as protagonists ( they deserved to be)
Well done, regards
ifege (10225) 2013-10-07 19:21
Great shot of this iconic area - haven't been there but it is still on my list. Good POV to give a hint of the gaps in between.
COSTANTINO (56791) 2013-10-08 5:19
spactacular view of this amazing place
excellent shot taken from nice point
I like the superb pov
perfect postcard remitted to all of us
Didi (57492) 2013-10-08 11:42
Great view wonderfull place, nice sharp picture
I have done a WS just for fun
Silvio1953 (124609) 2013-10-08 11:50
Ciao _Chris, great view of fantastic rock formation, excellent clarity, splendid light and wonderful natural colors, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
ikeharel (58895) 2013-10-12 1:05
Magnificent view of the unique rocks formation "rising" from green forest around.
Details shown in fine clarity while daylight was favorable.
Exquisite nature's picture.
Enjoy your weekend,
mcmtanyel (14229) 2013-10-14 6:22
What a majestic natural structure! Your photo does great justice to this natural wonder. Thanks for the pleasant and informative entry.
PS. If you ended up in Cappadocia, perhaps we might enjoy more sights like this from you - hint hint, nudge nudge?
ourania (32789) 2013-10-19 8:33
the simple composition you chose for this picture and the depth and sharpness you've achieved are remarkable. They give us the opportunity to study the amazing rock formations in a very rewarding way and the more we do so, the more fascinating they become. The textures are superb and your excellent lighting has given lovely colours with an almost pastel quality as well as shadows that accentuate the "plasticity" of the imposing, natural shapes. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a great evening,