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    Edit Photo Details Golden dust   #namib_naukluft_national_park #namibia #africa #sand #dune
    As the sun rises, the wind blows sand across one of the enormous sand dunes in the Namib desert. The desert is home to some of the tallest dunes on earth, with some soaring over 1,000 feet.
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    "Gorgeous image! The sunrise light really brings out the fluid texture in the dunes, and the silhouettes highlight the patterns in the trees. Well seen and executed composition." - Aya Okawa

    Matt Adams
    Senior Producer, Nat Geo Your Shot
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    Date Taken: Apr 15, 2017
    Date Uploaded: Aug 1, 2017
    Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D4
    Focal Length: 480 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/2000 sec
    Aperture: f/11
    ISO: 200
    Copyright: © Jirawat Plekhongthu
    Categories: Landscapes, Nature
    Assignments: Lines, Textures, and Patterns, Epic