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Serra de Tramuntana, Mallorca #4

Narrow tunnel in the Serra de Tramuntana mountains, Mallorca

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Driving around the Serra de Tramuntana mountains on the Mediterranean island of Mallorca isn't for those of a nervous disposition.

This narrow cleft is on the Ma-2141 as it winds its way down from the heights through seemingly endless hairpin bends to the quiet seaside resort of sa Calobra on the western coast.

Fortunately there was a handy lay-by just up the road so we could stop for me to take this photo, otherwise stopping for photography on this road would be out of the question.

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Image data

Filename - mallorca tramuntana 04.jpg

Camera - Canon EOS 5D

Lens - 24-105mm zoom @ 73mm

Exposure - 1/40 sec @ f8, ISO400

Location - Serra de Tramuntana, Mallorca, Spain

This image - 533x800px JPEG

Conversion - Lightroom

Comments - -0.7ev exposure compensation used to preserve highlights.