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Water Hole
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Copyright: Ian Fegent (ifege) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 799 W: 71 N: 2280] (11001)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 1990-10
Categories: Nature
Camera: Ricoh XR10
Photo Version: Final Version, Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-12-09 0:41
Viewed: 1053
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
After comments on the original version of this photo I re-scanned the negative using my new scanner - I hope the results show.
Morton National Park straddles both valley and highland areas with a very steep escarpment. The first road up to the highlands from the coast was Meryla Pass which is now just a steep track open to walking only.
A few years ago before the road was closed to cars I drove down the top, steepest section, in my trusty old Subaru - the road was covered in deep mud but going down proved to be worse than coming back up. This water hole was near the remains of a long abandoned old farm about half way down the pass. We had to watch where we walked because there were poisonous snakes everywhere.
Scanned from a negative.

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An interesting location in rural NSW,Ian, It is an attractive place and is enhanced by the good reflection in the water. I usually find that scanned images lose something in both sharpness and in saturation. I am glad you survived your famous poisonous snakes.I Never managed to see one, in my wanderings in outback Oz, but I am still hoping. regards Kevin

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