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water(fall) and sun rays

By bliba  
The waterhole
The Palfau Waterhole Gorge is one of the most impressive karst phenomena in Austria. In the midst of a steep and extremely difficult to access rock face on the southern slope of the Hochkar is the mighty spring cave. This giant karst spring is the largest water-bearing cave in Styria and, at 71 metres, the fourth deepest siphon in Austria.

Along five waterfalls, narrow canyons and rocky hollow basins, a climbing system with wooden stairs and bridges leads through the gorge to the Palfau waterhole. Unexplored subterranean watercourses, the force of the water that forms limestone rocks into gorges and caves, gives an idea of the mysterious power of the element water.

thanks for looking


oliver

Tags: Backlit Water Sun Waterfalls Monochrome Black and white Sun rays Clear water Styria

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Daisymaye Plus
13 23 20 Canada
3 Nov 2021 5:16PM
Not a place to get too close to the edge. What a long ways down. And a tiring climb up by the sounds of it. Lovely light on this particular day. So worth getting too.
3 Nov 2021 5:30PM
Love the light and the place Ollie .....love to do that hike .

cheers walt
mac Plus
20 13 Scotland
3 Nov 2021 5:33PM
A well worth climb up all these stairs, and other obstacles to reach the viewpoint and take this picture. However, it would sound as if you would have to be fit and able to reach this place, so, alas, not for me. I might add a very good notes as an intro'!
Ian
mrswoolybill Plus
15 3.1k 2476 United Kingdom
3 Nov 2021 5:41PM
The magic of light...
3 Nov 2021 5:49PM
Woah, seriously impressive! Your light is amazing. Wonderful shot!
Tony
woolybill1 Plus
15 38 78 United Kingdom
3 Nov 2021 6:03PM
Fascinating information and a magical photograph.

Bill
3 Nov 2021 6:44PM
awesome light⭐fall
3 Nov 2021 7:16PM
Brilliant lighting, top shot Oliver.Smile
dark_lord Plus
17 2.9k 795 England
3 Nov 2021 7:51PM
A lovely shot Oliver but i don't fancy the climb you describe.
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
3 Nov 2021 9:23PM
One can actually see the sunlight shining thru the mist! Beautiful!
franken Plus
19 5.4k 4 United Kingdom
4 Nov 2021 7:55AM
Impressive, Oliver.
saltireblue Plus
11 12.6k 79 Norway
4 Nov 2021 8:16AM
Stunning light, Ollie!
BobinAus Plus
6 3 11 Australia
4 Nov 2021 9:09AM
A sublime scene, superbly captured and processed. Bob
Fefe Plus
10 62 38 United Kingdom
4 Nov 2021 5:20PM
Excellent shot Oliver Smile
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
4 Nov 2021 6:32PM
Great viewpoint. Beautiful image, impressive waterfall Ollie.
Isabel GrinGrin
Jukka Plus
10 1 Finland
4 Nov 2021 8:05PM
Very good , Ollie! SmileSmileSmile

Jukka
capto Plus
9 6.9k 27 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2021 7:32AM
The power of nature captured so well.Smile
ivor
5 Nov 2021 12:25PM
Superb capture
5 Nov 2021 12:41PM
A very pleasing image to view, Ollie.

John Smile
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
5 Nov 2021 12:47PM
Must be impressive to be there and actually see 😃 A fine shot here, Ollie, love the sunlight coming in 👍🏻
Trev 😀
cooky Plus
18 6 6 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2021 4:00PM
All about the light and your image illustrates that to perfection Ollie.

Kath
ViVla 5 12 2 Russian Federation
10 Nov 2021 3:40PM
Excellent image and the light!

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