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On the roof of Africa

Today’s two images come from close to the summit of Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain and one of the seven continental summits. Kilimanjaro (5,895M – 19,341ft), an extinct volcano, is said to be the world’s highest free-standing mountain rising about 5,100M above … Continue reading

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In the beginning

I know it’s hackneyed to start my first post with an image of Dawn but…..there is a valid reason. This image was taken in 1966 when I was 19 – I feel old simply writing that! I was just getting … Continue reading

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