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Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« on: January 25, 2016, 03:41:11 PM »
Began a series on our visit to Paracas, Peru, and surrounding areas with today's Pleasantly Puttering Around Paracas -- Part 1.  A couple of sample photos from today:



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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #1 on: January 27, 2016, 03:31:16 PM »
Some sample shots from today's blog post Pleasantly Puttering Around Paracas Part 2:





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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #2 on: January 27, 2016, 09:58:02 PM »
First one is interesting. Is it "just" art, or does it have some more mundane purpose?

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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2016, 04:23:01 AM »
It's a monument to Argentine General Jos de San Martin.
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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2016, 03:45:52 PM »
Some samples for today's Fun Photo Friday Paracas, Peru:





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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #5 on: January 29, 2016, 03:52:22 PM »
may i post my paracas beach picture?

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« Reply #6 on: January 29, 2016, 05:47:28 PM »
may i post my paracas beach picture?

By all means.  I don't want to limit postings in any of the threads I createthis forum is for everyone with an interest in photography.  I'm sure everyone would love to see your Paracas photos.
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« Reply #7 on: January 29, 2016, 05:51:42 PM »
arrgh, not letting me copy it....
will try from home.

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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #8 on: February 08, 2016, 04:40:58 PM »
Sample shots from today's El Candelabro - The Candelabra:



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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #9 on: February 10, 2016, 01:00:06 PM »


paracas beach

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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #10 on: February 10, 2016, 03:29:01 PM »
Very good, Scarlet.  So glad you finally got it posted.  Any more?
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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #11 on: February 10, 2016, 03:29:46 PM »
A sample or two from today's blog post Boating to Ballestas:



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« Reply #12 on: February 10, 2016, 08:14:38 PM »
unfortunately, i left my camera on the bus when we did the boat ride off of paracas, so not too many of there.  I do have machu pichu....

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Re: Paracas, Peru, and Surrounding Areas
« Reply #13 on: February 12, 2016, 05:27:28 PM »
Sample shots from today's Fun Photo Friday - Passing Paracas Peninsula:



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« Reply #14 on: February 15, 2016, 01:21:03 PM »
Sample shots from today's blog post Islas Ballestas, Galapagos on the Cheap - Part 1:



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« Reply #15 on: February 15, 2016, 01:25:58 PM »
sorry, having been to both ballestas and galapagos, there is no comparison....

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« Reply #16 on: February 16, 2016, 01:39:26 PM »
Oh, I'm sure of that, Scarlet.  The whole "Poor Man's Galapagos" sounds like pure hype right out of the box.
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« Reply #17 on: February 17, 2016, 03:57:15 PM »
Sample shots from today's Islas Ballestas, Galapagos on the Cheap - Part 2:



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« Reply #18 on: February 20, 2016, 08:59:19 AM »
A sample from the shots posted in yesterday's Fun Photo Friday - Ballestos Favorites Part 1:

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« Reply #19 on: February 22, 2016, 06:30:44 PM »
A sample shot or two from today's Islas Ballestas, Galapagos on the Cheap - Part 3:



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« Reply #20 on: February 24, 2016, 06:46:06 AM »
Samples of the photos posted in today's Islas Ballestas, Galapagos on the Cheap - Part 4:



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« Reply #21 on: February 26, 2016, 04:21:27 PM »
Sample shots from today's Fun Photo Friday - Ballestos Favorites Part 2:



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« Reply #22 on: February 29, 2016, 04:21:21 PM »
Samples of the shots posted in today's Islas Ballestas, Galpagos on the Cheap Part 5:



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« Reply #23 on: March 02, 2016, 03:30:10 PM »
Sample shots from today's post Islas Ballestas, Galapagos on the Cheap - Part 6:



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« Reply #24 on: March 04, 2016, 07:18:00 PM »
A sample photo from the ones posted in today's Fun Photo Friday - Ballestos Favorites Part 3:

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« Reply #27 on: March 24, 2016, 03:01:39 PM »
Got any more, Scarlet?
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« Reply #28 on: March 24, 2016, 03:28:41 PM »
Got any more, Scarlet?

yup... more will be coming.

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« Reply #29 on: March 24, 2016, 04:25:36 PM »
Great.  Looking forward to them.
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