24th October – 13th November 2013

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Iguazu Falls, Paraná, Brasil, 25th October 2013

Iguazu Falls

Paraná, Brasil, 25th October 2013

 1/250  f/11  100  28mm

The Iguazu Falls (Cataratas do Iguaçu – Cataratas del Iguazú) are the largest waterfalls system in the world. Approximately half of the river's flow falls into a long and narrow, U-shaped, 150 metres high chasm called the Devil's Throat (Garganta do Diabo – Garganta del Diablo). Both Argentine and Brazilian Iguazu parks are part of UNESCO World Heritage Sites list since ‘80s. Iguazu Falls have been featured in several movies, including The Mission, by Roland Joffé.

Iguazu Falls, Misiones, 26th October 2013

Iguazu Falls

Misiones, 26th October 2013

 1/250  f/11  100  28mm

The Iguazu Falls (Cataratas do Iguaçu – Cataratas del Iguazú) are the largest waterfalls system in the world. Approximately half of the river's flow falls into a long and narrow, U-shaped, 150 metres high chasm called the Devil's Throat (Garganta do Diabo – Garganta del Diablo). Both Argentine and Brazilian Iguazu parks are part of UNESCO World Heritage Sites list since ‘80s. Iguazu Falls have been featured in several movies, including The Mission, by Roland Joffé.

Cerro de los Siete Colores, Purmamarca, 28th October 2013

Cerro de los Siete Colores

Purmamarca, 28th October 2013

 1/250  f/9.5  100  50mm

The Hill of Seven Colors is one of the hills bordering the Quebrada de Purmamarca which is a western branch of the Quebrada de Humahuaca, in Jujuy Province, Argentina. Its unique color range is the product of a complex geological history including marine sediments, lake and river movements elevated with the movement of the tectonic plates.

RN52, Jujuy, 28th October 2013

RN52

Jujuy, 28th October 2013

 1/2000  f/5  100  50mm

Salinas Grandes, Jujuy, 28th October 2013

Salinas Grandes

Jujuy, 28th October 2013

 1/350  f/11  100  28mm

RN40, Jujuy, 28th October 2013

RN40

Jujuy, 28th October 2013

 1/2000  f/5  100  100mm

Cerro Tuzgle, Jujuy, 28th October 2013

Cerro Tuzgle

Jujuy, 28th October 2013

 1/250  f/9.5  100  50mm

Cerro Tuzgle, Jujuy, 28th October 2013

Cerro Tuzgle

Jujuy, 28th October 2013

 1/1600  f/4  100  35mm

Southeast face of Cerro Tuzgle with a conspicuous black latitic lava flow. Argentina's National Route 40 runs along the foot of Cerro Tuzgle, a dormant stratovolcano 5,486 metres (18.000 ft) high

Puna de Atacama, Jujuy, 28th October 2013

Puna de Atacama

Jujuy, 28th October 2013

 1/250  f/6.5  100  50mm

Los Castillos, RN68, Salta, 29th October 2013

Los Castillos, RN68

Salta, 29th October 2013

 1/250  f/6.5  100  28mm

Abandoned petrol station on RN40, Cafayate, 30th October 2013

Abandoned petrol station on RN40

Cafayate, 30th October 2013

 1/1300  f/4  100  24mm

Southern right whale's tail, Valdes Peninsula, 2nd November 2013

Southern right whale's tail

Valdes Peninsula, 2nd November 2013

 1/250  f/5.6  100  100mm

Península Valdés in Patagonia is a site of global significance for the conservation of marine mammals. It is home to an important breeding population of the endangered southern right whale as well as important breeding populations of southern elephant seals and southern sea lions.

Southern right whale breaching, Valdes Peninsula, 2nd November 2013

Southern right whale breaching

Valdes Peninsula, 2nd November 2013

 1/500  f/8  100  200mm

Península Valdés in Patagonia is a site of global significance for the conservation of marine mammals. It is home to an important breeding population of the endangered southern right whale as well as important breeding populations of southern elephant seals and southern sea lions.

Magellanic penguins, Punta Tombo, 3rd November 2013

Magellanic penguins

Punta Tombo, 3rd November 2013

 1/500  f/8  100  250mm

Millions of these penguins still live on the coasts of Argentina and Chile, but the species is classified as threatened, primarily due to the vulnerability of large breeding colonies to oil spills.

Perito Moreno, Santa Cruz, 5th November 2013

Perito Moreno

Santa Cruz, 5th November 2013

 1/350  f/11  100  28mm

Ushuaia harbour, Ushuaia, 8th November 2013

Ushuaia Harbour

Ushuaia, 8th November 2013

 1/250  f/5  100  100mm

Sea lions, Beagle Channel, Ushuaia, 10th November 2013

Sea lions

Beagle Channel, Ushuaia, 10th November 2013

 1/250  f/5  100  400mm

South American sea lions rest on a rock off the coast of Ushuaia.

Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse, Beagle Channel, Ushuaia, 10th November 2013

Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse

Beagle Channel, Ushuaia, 10th November 2013

 1/1300  f/4  100  35mm

Les Eclaireurs Lighthouse is located in the Beagle Channel, 5 nautical mile east of Ushuaia – the world's southernmost city. It was put into service on December 23, 1920.

Ushuaia Prison, Ushuaia, 10th November 2013

Ushuaia Prison

Ushuaia, 10th November 2013

 1/60  f/4.5  100  28mm

Tigre Municipal Museum of Fine Art, Tigre, Paraná Delta, 12th November 2013

Tigre Municipal Museum of Fine Art

Tigre, Paraná Delta, 12th November 2013

 1/640  f/4  100  24mm

Floralis Generica, Buenos Aires, 13th November 2013

Floralis Generica

Buenos Aires, 13th November 2013

 1/800  f/4.3  100  50mm