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The Beach of the Cathedrals

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The Beach of the Cathedrals is located in the Ribadeo municipality in Spain. The place’s more characteristic features are its natural arches and caves, which can be seen only in low tide. During low tide you can gain access to a sand deposit delimited by a rocky wall made from slate and schist of strange and complex forms: more than 30-meters-tall arches which resemble  cathedral flying buttresses formed due to the erosion of the waves.

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The Impossibility of Love

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The Impossibility of Love Still Life photography by Alessandra Kila, Retouching Recom Farmhouse.
In this series Kila & Rusharc embark on a conceptual journey venturing through fantastical terrains searching for the parameters of possibility. Through the construction of contemporary dreamscapes that combine artificial objects and organic matter, they explore the original impulse of the Surrealist’s concept of L’Amour Fou (Mad Love). The photographers use this notion, adopted by André Breton in the 1920s to describe what drives someone to abandon everything in the pursuit of desire, to explore the frequently paradoxical relationship between desire and delusion.

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Pink Sand Beach in Bahamas

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The Pink Sand Beach stretches for three-and-a half-miles and can be found on Harbour Island’s Atlantic side in Bahamas. The beach gets its pink hue from thousands of broken coral pieces, shells, and calcium carbonate materials left behind by foraminifera (tiny marine creatures with red and pink shells) that live in the coral reefs that surround the beach.

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Dead man’s fingers – Xylaria Polymorpha Mushrooms

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Xylaria polymorpha, commonly known as dead man’s fingers, is a saprobic fungus. It is a common inhabitant of forest and woodland areas, usually growing from the bases of rotting or injured tree stumps and decaying wood. It has also been known to colonize substrates like woody legume pods, petioles, and herbaceous stems. It is characterized by its elongated upright, clavate, or strap-like stromata poking up through the ground, much like fingers.

info via WIKIPEDIA

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Floating walkway in China

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The scenic walkway  in Xuan’en County of central China’s Hubei Province measures approximately 1,640 feet (500 metres) and it wraps around the lush green landscape that surrounds it according to People’s Daily Online. The wooden walkway  allows visitors to see a part of a valley that was previously accessible only by rowing boat.

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