Salar de Uyuni - Bolivia

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© Gijs Bekenkamp
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Salar de Uyuni - Bolivia

This dried leftover of the prehistoric Lake Minchin is the largest salt falt in the world.

The salt forms an honeycomb pattern. It is said that they are formed by volcanic sediments drying over time

18 responses

  • Eric Alladayé

    Eric AlladayƩ said (12 Dec 2007):

    Feel so lonely.Le stricte minimum. Bravo!!!

  • Bhu Sullivan

    Bhu Sullivan said (26 Apr 2008):

    i love this photograph so much.

  • Gijs Bekenkamp

    Gijs Bekenkamp said (28 Apr 2008):

    thank you Bhu

  • Chelsea Rising

    Chelsea Rising gave props (19 Dec 2008):

    Great shot, voted

  • Amber Gregory

    Amber Gregory gave props (20 Dec 2008):


  • StaceyJane

    StaceyJane gave props (22 Dec 2008):

    I love this. well done!

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (31 Dec 2008):

    Ah wonderful..voted for sure

  • Mary Ann Reilly

    Mary Ann Reilly gave props (15 Jan 2009):

    Beautful image, My vote

  • Olivier Scher

    Olivier Scher gave props (19 Feb 2009):

    Nice viw of the immensity of the salt area

  • Robert Larson

    Robert Larson (Deleted) said (15 Apr 2009):

    The lonely man strikes again!!!!! This is how I spent my trips . . . waiting for shit like this to happen. Great shot Gijs!!!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (20 Apr 2009):

    Zenfully good...Yeah! It rocks!

  • Prasanna Kundu

    Prasanna Kundu gave props (23 Apr 2009):

    Excelent Composition!!! Quite diffrent from others!!!

  • colinizing phot with colin boyd

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  • Devin Hayes

    Devin Hayes gave props (27 Apr 2010):

    Congrats Gijs! Well deserved.

  • Francesco Sisso

    Francesco Sisso gave props (22 Jul 2010):

    spechless... perfection

  • Katherine Nak

    Katherine Nak   gave props (13 Mar 2011):

    Perfect! I love it!

  • Jeremie NOEL

    Jeremie NOEL gave props (8 Sep 2011):

    Man vs wild...

  • Claudia Ballestri

    Claudia Ballestri gave props (29 Oct 2015):

    super nice

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