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The Beauty Of Isla Contoy | by DolliaSH
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The Beauty Of Isla Contoy

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Isla Contoy is a small island in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo, approximately 30 kilometers north of Isla Mujeres. The island is only 8.5 km in length and has an area of 3.17 square kilometres. Since 1961, Isla Contoy is protected by the Mexican government and declared a National Park in February 1998. Only a few tour companies have permission to bring the only at maximum 200 daily visitors to Isla Contoy. Visitors need to apply for permission to visit the island at the Park offices in Isla Mujeres or Cancún.


Canon EOS 7D

Canon EF-S 10-22mm f/3.5-4.5 USM

Focal Length: 22 mm

F-Number: F/8

Exposure Time: 1/160 Sec

ISO Speed: ISO-200

B+W Polarizer Filter

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Taken on May 2, 2012