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Anaura Bay Sunset
New Zealand

Photographer's Notes:

This has to be one of the reddest sunsets that I've ever seen. I woke up early the next morning after taking this with expectations that the sunrise might be as impressive, only the cloud had thickened overnight and it was barely worth getting out of my tent. Please note that no extra saturation was added to this image. I've attempted to get the colours as close as they were to when the images were taken.

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Copyright: David Rowley
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14000x7000
Uploaded: 20/11/2012
Updated: 12/06/2014
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Tags: dusk; sunset; sea; island; east; bay; beach; pacific; ocean
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