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Under Heaven
The Fascinating Lake Benmore
A Grazing Highland Cow
The Boulders of Hokianga Harbour
A sunset to remember in Mid-Wales
Flag on the back
Reflections of Aoraki
The Autumn Wanaka Tree
Giants Gate Falls
Hey you !
Cold sunset
La Vague
Free Elephant
Insect Perched on Hand
Enjoying Estonia
Driftwood Shore
A Black & White Meditation
Sun over a Wing
A running river captured in the sun
Natural Smiles
Cosmos - Shocking Wave
Cosmos - The beginning
Light & shadow
17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
La Vague

This image is in memory at Katsushika Hokusai. This famous Japanese painter who made such beautiful paintings of Mt Fuji and also of waves. These paintings are so beautiful that I wanted to have a picture of a wave with the details, the movement, the forms that make think of his work.

TAGS: French Polynesia, Nature, Tahiti, Waves, Wild

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Stavelot, Belgium
Member since 2019
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Melvin Pirard.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: transparency
Date Taken: 06.2018
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Oct. 17, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D600
Focal Length: 210mm
Shutter Speed: 1/4000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Papeete, French Polynesia