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15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Milky Way Over the Island of Lost Baobabs

A shot of the Milky Way in the moonless sky above two ancient baobab trees. The Makgadikgadi Pans are the vast, salty remains of an ancient super-lake in southern Botswana. Large rock outcroppings create “islands” where ancient baobab trees grow surrounded by the large flat salt pans that often flood during the rainy season.

TAGS: Botswana

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Beverly Hills, California, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Beverly Houwing.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
Total Views: 235
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 3, 2017, 1:26 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO3200
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