Tunnel Beach

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    Its called tunnel beach, not because of that rock formation you can see, but the fact that there is a man made tunnel carved into the rock taking you to a secluded beach, its pretty cool

    "In the 1870s Dunedin entrepreneur and politician, John Cargill, gave instructions for a tunnel to be carved through a sandstone cliff so that his family could have access to a beach near his home. It is rumoured he gave it to his daughter's as a birthday present. The tunnel provided them with private access to the beach and prevented 'exposure' at the public St Clair Beach nearby."

    This is definitely a place to visit for a few more shots, probably at sunrise as its to the east....

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    1. Cut2Run 35 months ago | reply

      Wonderful view. The processing of the photo is outstanding. Very interesting reading through. Well done!

    2. Mike Orso 35 months ago | reply

      That's very cool, I would love to see more pics of this place.

    3. 318haider 35 months ago | reply

      great picture i love it looks like a postcard.

    4. Robmcd59 35 months ago | reply

      Great shot Dan, and a great piece of history.

    5. ivor miller 35 months ago | reply

      beautyful shot

    6. fanadefotodevitrolles 35 months ago | reply

      beau rendu en hdr !

    7. Luke Lavin 35 months ago | reply

      like a dream!

    8. leprou 35 months ago | reply

      Nice HDR!!!

    9. Konaflyer 35 months ago | reply

      Wonderful processing!

    10. amber654 35 months ago | reply

      great composition and processing.

    11. Kris Kros 35 months ago | reply

      Looks great.

    12. t8tohs 35 months ago | reply

      Way cool! The path leading to the ocean is wonderful - as is the processing. Looks like a great place to explore.

    13. Jaggy89 35 months ago | reply

      Great shot!

    14. Mrs. Kpax 35 months ago | reply

      Love the lighting and processing

    15. funky_koala 35 months ago | reply

      very beautiful dan, great work!

    16. tattoogirl12 [deleted] 35 months ago | reply

      I want a tunnel to the beach for my bday. damnit.

    17. McCreafish 35 months ago | reply

      ....you don't want the walk back up the hill! Was a fantastic day but by God Dan that nearly killed me!
      Love your pic :-)

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