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PostPosted by jlhredshift » Sun Dec 11, 2011 9:37 pm

Or like this from the site that hosts mine for free.

Gotta love rocks!

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Re: Geo Photos

PostPosted by bunbury » Mon Dec 12, 2011 5:13 am

Gotta love rocks!

Yep.
Black Canyon of the Gunnison, Colorado
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Re: Geo Photos

PostPosted by marnixR » Mon Dec 12, 2011 7:27 am

ever tried pulpit rock in norway ?

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Re: Geo Photos

PostPosted by jlhredshift » Mon Dec 12, 2011 1:11 pm

Both photos are very nice, mine is a shot of Papago Park in Phoenix Arizona.
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PostPosted by marnixR » Wed Dec 14, 2011 10:03 pm

i took the liberty of splitting off the geology-type pix and placing them under earth sciences
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Re: Geo Photos

PostPosted by jlhredshift » Tue Dec 20, 2011 12:41 am

Well, Ok. Here is a link to the photos I took at Kelly's Island, Ohio.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/jlhredshif ... 490787937/

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Gee, let's see, I show pictures of glacial features. Shocker!!!
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Re: Geo Photos

PostPosted by marnixR » Tue Dec 20, 2011 12:54 am

unconformity near Boscastle, Cornwall

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Re: Geo Photos

PostPosted by jlhredshift » Tue Dec 20, 2011 1:01 am

marnixR wrote:unconformity near Boscastle, Cornwall


Ok, I'll take a shot at this. I don't think the lower rocks are folded, I think those are algal mats!
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Re: Geo Photos

PostPosted by marnixR » Tue Dec 20, 2011 7:52 am

to my eye they look very much like the rocks shown on this site

Fold in Late Devonian distal turbidites at Boscastle

where they are described as "Evidence for both pre- and post-granite Hercynian tectonism in Cornwall"
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Re: Geo Photos

PostPosted by bunbury » Thu Dec 22, 2011 8:49 pm

Pawnee Buttes, northern Colorado. James Michener renamed them Rattlesnake Buttes in his novel Centennial, and had one of his settlers die there from a snake bite. You can just see part of a very large wind farm on the left skyline.

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