Namibia Three Tree Dune

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Hougaard Malan

About This Spot

This is one of my favourite dunes as it doesn’t require clouds or wind or anything special to produce the above photograph. On the contrary, it actually just needs plain old boring cloudless sunlight, which is available 317 days a year in Namibia. It is also protected by humanity’s laziness, as you have to walk a substantial distance from your car to get the shot. Fortunately all of the walk is on a flat gravel plain. No matter how tempting it is to drive to the dune, always keep in mind that it takes decades for a set of tracks to disappear naturally.

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