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Guyana - Land of Many Waters

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by muzee, Nov 13, 2012.

  1. muzee

    muzee Mu-43 Regular

    May 10, 2011
    Guyana - not your regular destination spot, but lots of nature to enjoy.

    Here are some photos from our recent vacation there.

    All taken with the E-PL2.

    River transport on the Essequibo River:

    View attachment 241091 "1024" height="683" alt="guyana_boat_passing_ppl">

    Yes, the horizon is slanted - but that's how I wanted it. Really difficult to get a stable shot on the choppy water:
    View attachment 241092 "1024" height="697" alt="guyana_boat_window_boat">

    Look out! We're heading into a tropical thunderstorm:
    View attachment 241093 "1024" height="683" alt="guyana_cumuni_creek_rainclouds2">

    Calm waters:
    View attachment 241094 "1024" height="683" alt="Private_guyana_arrowpoint_boat_reflection">

    Rainforest Nature resort (Guyana nation flag on pole):
    View attachment 241095 "1024" height="683" alt="guyana_arrowpoint_dock">

    Locals - these are the native people:
    View attachment 241096 "1024" height="683" alt="arawak_canoe">

    More to follow if you like the set!
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  2. addieleman

    addieleman Mu-43 All-Pro

    Aug 5, 2010
    The Netherlands
    I'd surely like to see more, obviously it's a special place to be with unique picture opportunities. :thumbup:
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  3. zpuskas

    zpuskas Mu-43 Veteran

    Feb 25, 2011
    Santa Barbara, CA
    Very tropical. Nice. Glad you didn't drink the kool-aid!
  4. I'm always curious to see another part of the world that I don't know a lot about.
  5. MrKal_El

    MrKal_El Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Mar 24, 2011
  6. RT_Panther

    RT_Panther Mu-43 Legend

    May 4, 2011
    #3 rocks! :bravo-009:
  7. muzee

    muzee Mu-43 Regular

    May 10, 2011
    Second set:

    Happy macaw -

    View attachment 241242 "1024" height="683" alt="Guyana_hyacinth_macaw_cracker2">

    Sad monkey - the zoo was a depressing place :( 

    View attachment 241243 "1024" height="683" alt="guyana_monkey_help_zoo">

    Huge Silk Cotton Tree - the harpy eagle nests in these giants:

    View attachment 241244 "1024" height="683" alt="guyana_santa_mission_silk_cotton_tree">

    The derelict:

    View attachment 241245 "1024" height="683" alt="Guyana_old_motorbike">

    View attachment 241246 "1024" height="683" alt="Guyana_burial_bus">

    The dead:

    View attachment 241247 "1024" height="683" alt="Guyana_burial_tree">

    More Water -

    Round the bend:

    View attachment 241248 "1024" height="683" alt="guyana_demerara_river">

    Bound for export - famous greenheart lumber being transported from the jungle:

    View attachment 241249 "1024" height="683" alt="guyana_demerara_river_barge">
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