Dressed in light - Saharian margin   32093
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Location: Tafilalet (855 m)      by: Pedrotti Alberto
Area: Morocco      Date: 27-03-2012
«Dressed in light», a title by Jaroslav Seifert, came to my mind when I found these pictures waiting in one folder to be worked out. Nothing to do with Prague or anything Czech, however: here we are on the last inhabited strip of land before the Sahara, and shown here is a very basic method to reduce the advance of the desert throughout the windy plain. Not far from here, crossing a hill, I had to push the bicycle on the asphalted road, due to a thick layer of sand which had accumulated at the narrow saddle point.

360°, ten vertical images, zoom 16-85, 16 mm (x 1.5), 1/250, f/11.

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A tough fight to prevent the advance of the desert.
2013/07/07 11:20 , Werner Schelberger
Perhaps the method is not entirely effective, but is very interesting.
2013/07/08 00:08 , Giuseppe Marzulli
... another interesting point of morocco! Cheers, Hans-Jörg
2013/07/09 19:01 , Hans-Jörg Bäuerle

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