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Sunset near the Rostock mountains
Africa

This panorama shows a view over the grasland next to the Rostock mountains (look to the north) while the sun is going down over the dunes of the nanib desert.

This free hand panorama was taken to give a impression of this incredible landscape.

Copyright: Martin Kneth
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Uploaded: 21/11/2011
Updated: 04/02/2012
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