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Kolmanskop (namibia)
« on: May 07, 2009, 04:12:11 pm »
just a few shots, really enjoyed taking them :ricky:
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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2009, 04:13:09 pm »
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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2009, 04:13:46 pm »
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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #3 on: May 07, 2009, 04:16:37 pm »
sjoe baie nice pics

who took the bath inside!!!


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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #4 on: May 07, 2009, 04:17:18 pm »
Very nice dude

Last time we were there it was said that the ghost town would be given to the dunes. That no attempt would be made to fight the sands again.

Are they holding true to their promise or are they going to milk Kolmanskop forever? Lovely place. Will be sad to see it go but also poetic. Keeping it alive artificially seems wrong somehow
 

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #5 on: May 07, 2009, 04:20:51 pm »
what was that tv show that was set at kolmanskop?

many many years ago - think marius weyers played in it ???
 

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #6 on: May 07, 2009, 04:22:46 pm »
Woestynblom

but I don't think it was at kolmanskom
 

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #7 on: May 07, 2009, 04:22:49 pm »
Great pictures!  8)

Been to Namibia twice but not there.

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #8 on: May 07, 2009, 04:24:06 pm »
It is still controlled by the mine, with the new entrance just next door.

I went in before sunrise on what they call a "photgraphic" permit. It was awesome. There was no one else around except for the security guard who went into the main hall to play piano, still dark, it was really a ghost town, haha

One of the highlights on our trip for sure, probably top of the list.

 

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #9 on: May 07, 2009, 04:24:46 pm »
Woestynblom

but I don't think it was at kolmanskom

i think it was there - that last photo with the bath on the outside looks just like the building used in the show - but i could be wrong i was like 5 years old  :biggrin:
 

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #10 on: May 07, 2009, 04:25:49 pm »
andre is dit jy wat daar in die bad sit

hoop jy het hare en ballas gewas O0
 

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #11 on: May 07, 2009, 04:27:12 pm »
andre is dit jy wat daar in die bad sit

hoop jy het hare en ballas gewas O0


so met die sandjies gevryf - LS sÍ dit werk goed ..   :P
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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #12 on: May 07, 2009, 04:32:05 pm »
andre is dit jy wat daar in die bad sit

hoop jy het hare en ballas gewas O0


so met die sandjies gevryf - LS sÍ dit werk goed ..   :P

Ja ek moet jou nog bedank. My ballas is mooi vars nadat jy hulle met sandjies gevryf het :P
 

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #13 on: May 07, 2009, 04:34:26 pm »
Love your pics YF, very good! 
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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #14 on: May 07, 2009, 04:36:53 pm »
andre is dit jy wat daar in die bad sit

hoop jy het hare en ballas gewas O0


so met die sandjies gevryf - LS sÍ dit werk goed ..   :P

Ja ek moet jou nog bedank. My ballas is mooi vars nadat jy hulle met sandjies gevryf het :P

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #15 on: May 07, 2009, 04:37:04 pm »
andre is dit jy wat daar in die bad sit

hoop jy het hare en ballas gewas O0


so met die sandjies gevryf - LS sÍ dit werk goed ..   :P

Ja ek moet jou nog bedank. My ballas is mooi vars nadat jy hulle met sandjies gevryf het :P

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #16 on: May 07, 2009, 04:37:39 pm »
Bliksem!

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Well done.

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #17 on: May 07, 2009, 04:43:00 pm »
Love your pics YF, very good! 

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Well done.



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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #18 on: May 07, 2009, 04:47:24 pm »
Love your pics YF, very good! 

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Well done.



getting better slowly but surely :lamer:

if only you could ride your bike half as good as you take pictures  :peepwall:

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Re: Kolmanskop (namibia)
« Reply #19 on: May 07, 2009, 04:49:15 pm »
Love your pics YF, very good! 

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Well done.



getting better slowly but surely :lamer:

if only you could ride your bike half as good as you take pictures  :peepwall:

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jy sien dit help nie mens is goed net in een ding nie, soos ek, 'n man van vele talente O0