Category Archive: places

Sunrise and sunset in Transylvanian Mountains

Alex Robciuc waited a few month for a perfect spring weekend, with the perfect weather to hike up the Transylvanian Mountains, and take some photos at sunrise and sunset over the village of… Continue reading

Fascinating natural phenomena

There are some surprising phenomena that occur in nature but often times these brilliant phenomena happen so rarely. Colorful formations and startling optical illusions that produce strange weather appearances and catch our attention.… Continue reading

Icelandic turf houses

Photo: SaraYeomans Icelandic turf houses were the product of a difficult climate, offering superior insulation compared to buildings solely made of wood or stone. The common Icelandic turf house would have a large… Continue reading

Scenic Hongshilin carbonatite cluster in China

Hongshilin carbonatite cluster in Guzhang County – the only red carbonatite cluster in the world – formed in the Cambrian Period, has a history of about 450 million years. A spectacular area stretching over… Continue reading

Landscape patterns – Photos by Thorsten Scheuermann

Born in Fire – Big Island of Hawaii Eye-catching landscape photos by Thorsten Scheuermann. Patterns appear everywhere in Nature, from desert sand dunes to lava flows, providing artists with inspiration since the beginning of… Continue reading

River of Flowers in The Netherlands

River of Flowers, commonly known as the Garden of Europe, is one of the world’s largest flower gardens. Situated in Lisse, the Netherlands, it has record numbers of flowers planted every year, numbering… Continue reading

Australian Coast Photography

Sydney based photographer Jerome Berbigier likes capturing wide spaces, dramatic landscapes and changing weather conditions. Photography is an extension of this fascination with the land and water. The camera captures the time he spends… Continue reading

The otherworldly scenery of Milford Sound

Photo credit: Todd and Sarah Sisson Milford Sound is a fiord in the south west of New Zealand’s South Island – a vast wilderness of glaciated mountain landforms uplifted directly from the sea, lakes,… Continue reading

Chittorgarh Fort in India

Chittorgarh is the largest fort complex in the state of Rajasthan, India. It rises from the plains like a huge rock island, nearly 6km long and surrounded on all sides by 150m cliffs.… Continue reading