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Forum: Photos Yesterday, 09:09 PM
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Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: Staying on La Graciosa

Hi Paul,
I think it is possible to stay on the island. There is just this little town which you can spot in the photo. They have plenty of restaurants and I believe some little hotels as well.
I...
Forum: Photos Yesterday, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 39
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: color deficiency

Hi Paul,
In fact when I was recently tested I was told I have a minor color deficiency. Which I find interesting because if I see something as green and nobody else sees it then I suppose I see more...
Forum: Photos 12-01-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 38
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: bus stops

Hi Paul,
The bus stopped two times indeed, without letting people out. Sadly it was not the stop which I would choose and the interesting subjects were on the other side of the bus so I had no...
Forum: Photos 11-27-2021, 10:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 50
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: spectacular

Hi Paul,
I think they have established the national park around the most spectacular area. The place has exceptionally high number of volcanic cones with bright red colors next to each other. You...
Forum: Photos 11-19-2021, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 60
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: damage to the environment?

Hi Paul,
Similarly to the national park in Poland, I suppose the reason is that there may be some fragile flora and fauna which may be damaged by tourists.
I did respect that as I did in Poland....
Forum: Photos 11-16-2021, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 45
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: people on top

Hi Paul,
What I usually do on such occasions is, I let my family settle on the beach and I take a while to climb all the cliffs by myself to get some photos around. In this case I did it as well but...
Forum: Photos 11-13-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 59
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: on raising children and immature adults

Hi Paul,
I wanted to address two points which you mentioned in your comment.

First of all, before I had a child I had a very clear view how I want to bring her up, and I imagined how I will share...
Forum: Photos 11-12-2021, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 47
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: there are desolated beaches on Lanzarote

Hi Paul,
As I mentioned to Luciano already, the most beautiful beach I have seen on Lanzarote, probably one of the most beautiful I have ever seen, was nearly empty. I will show it as well but this...
Forum: Photos 11-12-2021, 06:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 41
Posted By mkamionka
To lousat: more beaches coming

Ciao Luciano,
The most beautiful beach I have seen on Lanzarote was nearly empty. So there are still such places there. It was more difficult to get there. But since I go though my photos...
Forum: Photos 11-09-2021, 05:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 46
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: Mountains on the horizon

Hi Paul,
The volcanoes on the right hand side are on Lanzarote yet but very far on the horizon more to the left there are some distant peaks which belong to Fuerteventura Island already....
Forum: Photos 11-02-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 51
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: Canaries' Climate and La Palma

Hi Paul,
I think the climate on Canaries is quite similar all year round but the volcanoes seem to attract the clouds and sometimes they keep them around. It was easier for me to understand it...
Forum: Photos 11-02-2021, 02:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 33
Posted By mkamionka
To jmdias: St Mary in Bristol

Hi Jorge,
Sadly I was in Bristol on Monday and the interior of St Mary was closed Mondays. I took some photos outside but the weather was rubbish so they don't look good...
Kind regards,
M
Forum: Photos 10-19-2021, 07:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 40
Posted By mkamionka
To Tue: true colors

Hi Lars,
yes, well noticed!
To be honest the light was quite bad there with some weak sunshine trying to get through the clouds but without much success. In the result the photo was quite grey and...
Forum: Photos 10-18-2021, 02:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 68
Posted By mkamionka
To holmertz: People in photos: accept what you cannot change :)

Hi Gert,
Thank you so much for your kind words.
To be honest, I did try recording more empty square, and maybe have the people further back in the scene but with no luck so in the result I have a...
Forum: Photos 10-14-2021, 05:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 51
Posted By mkamionka
To Energysavingelk: I swear

Hi Sven,
Ha ha
I will show more photos of it because it is so strange but the link I included shows even more strange locations of this exhibition.
Kind regards,
M
Forum: Photos 10-13-2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 48
Posted By mkamionka
To jmdias: real stuff

Hi Jorge,
I am sorry I meant to answer your other comment.
The castle is real but what I meant was that they have turned the whole area around it into a theme park. I suppose it is a good think so...
Forum: Photos 10-03-2021, 07:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 49
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: "President will go to Hel"

Hi Paul,
I found a press release about it, it was June 2007:
https://polishpress.wordpress.com/2007/06/05/president-bush-to-visit-hel/

It seems it was president G.W. Bush and he was hosted by...
Forum: Photos 09-28-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 71
Posted By mkamionka
Hi Jorge, Thank you for the link. I liked the...

Hi Jorge,
Thank you for the link.
I liked the photos with the toucans. You have to try to catch them with the papaya, they look so photogenic together!
M
Forum: Photos 09-27-2021, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 86
Posted By mkamionka
Hi Paul, this is even more easy although I can...

Hi Paul,
this is even more easy although I can talk from experience about the north of England: West is infamous for being particularly rainy. Manchester for example is known as having always...
Forum: Photos 09-27-2021, 02:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 86
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: Baltic Sea vs North Sea

Hi Paul,
The weather along the Baltic Sea coast is unpredictable nearly as badly as for the North Sea Coast.
I have two interesting examples to compare:
1.
I lived in the North Germany for a...
Forum: Photos 09-25-2021, 10:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 66
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: why

Hi Paul,
You are right in a way. They don't do any harm. However, there are hundreds thousands of tourists passing through that park. There is a fragile nature there. Going behind these fences...
Forum: Photos 09-24-2021, 05:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 55
Posted By mkamionka
To lousat: point of view

Ciao Luciano,
I thought about his point of view as well, I am lookinmg at the scene from above so I can at least see the lake behind, but from the floor level he will just see the silhouettyes of...
Forum: Photos 09-21-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 72
Posted By mkamionka
To PaulVDV: not an international destination

Hi Paul,
I was worried before going there but we have some family nearby so it was an additional bonus. I have spend two days on this beach and we had a lot of fun with my daughter but I would...
Forum: Photos 09-21-2021, 04:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 58
Posted By mkamionka
Hi Brenda, I worked at UCLA for a couple of...

Hi Brenda,
I worked at UCLA for a couple of years and the hummingbirds were frequent guests on the campus all year round. We could see them while having lunch in cafeteria.
We don't have them in...
Forum: Photos 09-21-2021, 09:13 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 36
Posted By mkamionka
To lousat: thanks

Thank you Luciano,
Yes probably the use of the tripod was a bad idea because I extended the exposure times and with the terrible wind everything was not sharp.
In regard to the light, due to the...
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