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Mochlos, Crete #8

Offshore island with small greek orthodox church at Mochlos on the Mediterranean island of Crete

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During our two week explore around the eastern half of the Mediterranean island of Crete in September 2017 my wife Liz and I made only one visit to most of the places we saw.

However, there were just a few locations that we made two or three visits to, as they were so lovely.

The seaside village of Mochlos, on the northeastern coast, was one such place.

A relatively undeveloped spot, right by the sea, with lovely views both around the seafront and out towards a small island just offshore, dotted with Minoan ruins.

This photo was taken during our final visit to Mochlos, with actual clouds in the sky for once, and shows a lovely relaxed view out over one of the small seafront restaurants that dotted the tiny bay.

Nothing shouts 'holiday' more than this!

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Image data

Filename - crete mochlos 08.jpg

Camera - Canon 6D

Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 28mm

Exposure - 1/100sec @ f8, ISO100

Filters - Polarising filter used to enhance colours and reduce glare.

Location - Mochlos, Crete

This image - 800x533px JPEG

Conversion - Adobe Lightroom

Comments - Handheld exposure with image stabilisation.