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Loch Ard Gorge
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The south coast of Victoria, about 250km southwest of Melbourne and site of a tragic shipwreck. http://www.greatoceanrd.org.au/portcampbell/lochardgorge.asp

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d_spin_9
09/29/04 3:32 AM GMT
wow, it looks like its trying to spell something! pitty about the road, although its not too serious. i like the lighting, and how did you get that angle???
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+camerahound
09/29/04 4:42 AM GMT
Great capture, Steb -- were you wearing a cape?
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Steb
09/29/04 5:20 AM GMT
Oh dear. Discovered. I thought I could get away without you spotting the red cape - or the helicopter. :)

Steb
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+Cain
09/29/04 9:45 AM GMT
look at all this gorgeous blue! a great capture Steb
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J_272004
09/29/04 11:40 AM GMT
Great shot Steb.... very scenic ...... :D
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mythica
09/29/04 12:40 AM GMT
Wow! I had heard about this shipwreck - but not seen the actual place! Agree, amazing shot - and the cape didn't get in the way!!! ;-)
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sonicfan
09/29/04 2:58 PM GMT
Beautiful landscape. Thanks for the great shot.
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alexis518
09/29/04 10:52 PM GMT
Absolutely FABULOUS shot! Thanks for adding the web site, very interesting.
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we are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking up at the stars
neez
10/05/04 4:05 AM GMT
Simply breathtaking. Great capture.
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portorico
10/16/04 12:51 AM GMT
very very nice shot !!!
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+ppigeon
10/20/04 5:23 PM GMT
Incredible coast, Steb. Beautiful :-)
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Imageseeker
10/24/04 5:34 AM GMT
Wow, great picture! I've never seen cliffs like that before. GJ! :)
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murungu
11/11/04 7:13 AM GMT
Excellent!
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Devushka
01/22/05 5:33 AM GMT
It looks as if the shore is trying to spell out something... :D
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verenabloo
02/02/05 10:11 PM GMT
Thats an awesome shot, I wonder how you got it? From an airplane? helicopter? Also, WHY is there no lighthouse to warn ships of those rock formations? one could surely get trapped in there and never come out..
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Steb
02/04/05 9:35 PM GMT
Thanks for the comment Verena, I was in a helicopter. There are some lighthouses along that coast and it used to be known as the shipwreck coast. A famous wreck happened in the gorge and only two people survived - a young woman passenger and the young crewman who recued her and then climbed out and found help.

Now the lighthouses mostly don't operate. Everyone uses GPS.

Steb
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angeleyes
03/17/05 5:20 PM GMT
i think all i can say is WOW!!! I love this.
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seamushogan
12/06/05 2:22 PM GMT
b.e.a. utiful
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.KevJames3
01/10/06 4:01 AM GMT
I love how the water looks so perfect...it is almost like heaven..10/10 and into my favs!!
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::Lithfo
02/13/06 8:12 PM GMT
I had a dream the looked a lot like this, except instead of sheer cliff and tumultuous water there was a calm beach in each cove.
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.Voelker2k
03/17/06 6:41 PM GMT
Amazing capture! I absolutely love this image and the story on the website about the area. I can find not a thing to be improved upon in this image. Great work. 10/10 and into the favorites
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.zippee
03/22/06 2:40 PM GMT
This is gorgeous!!!
The rock in the middle looks like a whale to me.
What a tragic story in such a beautiful place.
I'm still new at Caedes, so I'm really enjoying seeing pictures and hearing stories about people and places all around the world.
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.lilbwb
06/27/06 1:04 PM GMT
Awesome picture!
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.pathe
07/22/06 7:28 PM GMT
breath taking view, a real good shot.
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.blackwar
06/05/07 3:54 AM GMT
Beautiful! :)
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.manodshark
10/09/07 6:58 AM GMT
It looks to me like "Dragon Coast" where Dragons are born, I can already see "2" and it was love at first sight. I dLoaded this one a couple of years back (one of my first from Caedes) I just now came back to pay my respects, And giving this a 10! VBooth or not! a H.U.G.E. "Thank you" from- Kapoho,Hawaii
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.leeky85
11/03/07 6:15 PM GMT
ok we are talking about the Australian Melbourne right? i'm australian and i never even knew this was there. beautiful shot and very cool colors
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.ovar2008
01/01/08 8:36 PM GMT
Spectacular
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.Amsha
08/27/09 8:41 AM GMT
Never seen this place captured more beautifully than this. Just amazing.
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12/13/09 12:22 AM GMT
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