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Lost (perdido)

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You Love That Lost Feeling...

Photo taken from a camera lifted by a kite (Kite Aerial Photography, or KAP) on Porto das Dunas beach - Aquiraz, CE - Brazil (near Fortaleza)

Foto aérea feita com uma câmera presa à linha de uma pipa, na praia de Porto das Dunas - Aquiraz, CE (próxima a Fortaleza)

elaine_eudy, opaxir, Maria Dalva, and 28 other people added this photo to their favorites.

  1. Ki'i O' Kapa 100 months ago | reply

    Geez!!! What a shot!

  2. kyteman 100 months ago | reply

    Good one for the Solitude thread, Ric. You sure had fun on that beach! All those little veins of water make this one especially interesting.

  3. Flickr Dave 100 months ago | reply

    I feel like I've said this before. That's a very beautiful place and this is a beautiful shot!

  4. opaxir 100 months ago | reply

    Spectacular colours. Bravi!

  5. xenia_k 100 months ago | reply

    so interesting photo and has the ideal title, the water formation with the sand is beautiful

  6. Levistrauss 100 months ago | reply

    WINNER
    Your fantastic color picture is my winner!
    Please add this photo to
    flickr.com/groups/colorphotoaward/

  7. weavingmajor 100 months ago | reply

    great colors and textures. I especially like the completely transparent shallow water, and the hint of more water up top gives the picture a disorienting "where is he" sense that adds to the "lost" feeling. Great capture!

  8. coyrooster 92 months ago | reply

    This could be a fantastic advertisement for suntan lotion ~~ with golden sand lying there on the beach like skin on some mammoth creature sunbathing in Brazil ~~ and a tiny biped, no bigger than a mosquito, walking across its sweaty belly ~~ just above the navel ~~ in complete bewilderment. Without question, the most sensual image from Kite Aerial Photography ever to appear in Flickrdom. This is how we must appear to birds and angels.

    I am an Admin for *ABW* Gallery - one of the best kept secrets on Flickr, and we would be honored to display "Lost (perdido)" with our collection of phenomenal photography. Please visit the *ABW* Gallery home page to see that your remotely controlled blink of Brazil will find excellent company.


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  9. Richard Thompson 85 months ago | reply

    Very impressive aerial view. The pool seems more like a beastly vortex about to envelope its prey.

    Seen in *ABW* Gallery (by Invitation Only) ~Amazingly Beautiful World~ (?)

  10. i n i m i n i 56 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Nature Nerds, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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