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Crashing Wave on Kauai

While visiting Poipu, Kauai, a storm offshore was creating huge waves. This shot captures a wave just breaking on the volcanic rocks, with the water from the previous wave cascading down the rocks. The light picks up the blue green of the shallow water.

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Denver, Colorado, United States of America
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© Gregory Sorensen.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2015
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 2:15 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D5100
Focal Length: 38mm
Shutter Speed: 1/250
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO140
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PHOTO LOCATION Hawaii, United States of America