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At the bottom of Lake Tanganyika
The Dying Sunset
The Green Emperor
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Early Morning egret tier at the Old Spillway
Pretty flowers growing in an "Edible Garden".
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Old Stone Fortress to protect Florianópolis Island from pirates invasions
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Candles in Notre Dame
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Canoes by the lake
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13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Old Stone Fortress to protect Florianópolis Island from pirates invasions

São José da Ponta Grossa Fortress is an old all made of stone fortress constructed to protect Florianópolis - Santa Catarina - South Brazil Island from pirates invasions. With rooms and small windows to cannon fire and sentinels stone sculpted is a landmark and historical place.

TAGS: Architecture, Brazil, History, Stone, Sunset

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Florianópolis, Brazil
Member since 2015
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© Danilo Milhome.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2015
Total Views: 23
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2015, 4:35 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D5200
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1
Aperture: f3.5
ISO: ISO100
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