The Blue Mountains

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The Blue Mountains is a region in NSW Australia, around 50 km away to the west of Sydney. It is a sprawling region which consists of no less than seven national parks, with Springwood and Katoomba as the two main towns. For visitors in Sydney, the area offers almost countless trails and bush-walks to be had, just 2 hours away from the Sydney Central railway station.

Prospective visitors can visit WildWalks for a long list of trails, while those on a tight schedule should consider the Blue Mountains Explorer Bus. Walks can be planned around their stops.

While the Blue Mountains derive its name from the blue tint that the mountain ranges exhibit when viewed from afar, they don’t look normally this blue. What I’ve done here is to shoot the image using the tungsten white balance, giving it an overall blue cast. Artistic license in other words.

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  1. WOW 🙂 So serene, yet a peaceful shade of blue, the photograph is indeed relaxing and unique 🙂 Thanks for sharing it with all of us. If you have some time, do come by my blog :http://musewithcoffee.wordpress.com. I post daily musings, ebooks and daily insights that I find leaving a mark on our lives and inspiring us. I am a travel enthusiast, an avid reader myself and foremost an indie author. My ebook 12 Precious Anecdotes from Life is released in Amazon and I am pretty excited about it. It tells about celebrating life in all its beauty with a touch of adventure and inspiration. Its a fictional collection of 12 short stories. I could connect with your blog post. So I am sharing the book link with you – http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0087OXSS2. Have a great week ahead! Thank you

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