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White Cliffs

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 23 June 2014 in Landscape & Rural.

The complex landscape and spectacular geologic scenery in the Kasha-Kaatuwe has fascinated visitors for centuries. Before the nearby Cochiti Reservoir was built, surveys recorded archaeological sites showing human occupations for over 4,000 years. During the 14th and 15th centuries, several large ancestral pueblos were built and their descendants, the Pueblo de Cochiti, still inhabit the surrounding areas. Kasha-Katuwe means "white cliffs" in the traditional Keresan language of the Pueblo.

NIKON D5000 1/250 second F/13.0 ISO 400 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

AMIR BABA from TEHRAN, Iran

GOOD SHOT

23 Jun 2014 6:12am

Wayra from Roma, Italy

Gorgeous scene. Very good job.

23 Jun 2014 6:33am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Lovely:)

23 Jun 2014 6:34am

Focales from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

This landscape reminds me those whom we can see in Cappadocia, in Turkey

23 Jun 2014 6:59am

Captain Guildive Ajoupa from Saint Nazaire Loire Atlantique, France

Impressionnante nature,couleur lunaire.Bonne journée.

23 Jun 2014 7:07am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful composition, clouds, colors, lighting & shadows!
Amazing view!

23 Jun 2014 7:16am

Toscana from Baden, France

Difficile pour toutes les espèces de survivre dans ces contrées.
Bonne journée, amitiés.

23 Jun 2014 8:56am

francesco from Italy

very beautiful...

23 Jun 2014 9:01am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

amazing the work the wind can complete, like a perfect sculpture.

23 Jun 2014 11:16am

Sonja from Wörgl, Austria

A great landscape image !

23 Jun 2014 12:55pm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Stunning view

23 Jun 2014 1:12pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Love this viewpoint also. those towers are amazing

23 Jun 2014 2:13pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

beautifully eroded rock spires. The viewpoint adds to the drama

23 Jun 2014 2:21pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

This is an incredible place. good job

23 Jun 2014 2:46pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Wonderful view...beautiful stunning landscape against the blue aky and those wonderful clouds!!

23 Jun 2014 3:45pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Very beautiful natural landscape and great information too! Wonderful photo!

23 Jun 2014 6:20pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Beautiful country. Wow!

23 Jun 2014 8:29pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Great formations. I remember the one with the tiny top up there.

24 Jun 2014 3:01am

Langevine from Angers, France

génial

24 Jun 2014 6:38am

Frankiess from Český Těšín, Czech Republic

Great view !

24 Jun 2014 7:36pm

NIKON D5000
1/250 second
F/13.0
ISO 400
27 mm (35mm equiv.)