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photo contest slideshow
Fresh Octopus offered at rialto market in Venice, italy
Fog at a misty day in the lagoon of Venice
Nobyl Roots
Rare
Shapes of Rectangular Block at the Ceiling
Austria's Pride Village: Hallstatt
A writer's break.
Chai with Baba
A dreamy lantern bug
Taking Bets
The children at Carneiros' year's eve
TOXIC MUD
Landing , Trucks and Cars
Cemented Freedom
Trinty River
Eagle River Triathlon
Reflection Lake
Fireweed
Daisy Daisy
Raindrops
Old Reliable
Waters Edge
Winner Creek Trail
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
TOXIC MUD

The breaking of a mining barrage in 2015 and consequent flood of a highly toxic mud is considered the worst environmental disaster in Brazil's History. A year later I took this photo of some trees and a river devastated by the mud to the point they are barely recognizable.

TAGS: Brazil, Disaster, Ecology, Environment

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Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Member since 2017
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Copyright:
© PEDRO FREIRE.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2017
Total Views: 192
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: June 9, 2017, 12:29 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D7000
Focal Length: 180mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Mariana, Brazil