Aerial images from Mitsubishi Cup – Paulínia 2011

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This is a short sample gallery of aerial images shot on the Mitsubishi Cup that was held in Paulínia (São Paulo – Brazil) last weekend. The Mitsubishi Cup is a Brazilian cross-country rally circuit on it’s 12th yearly season with seven races to be held in different towns around the country in 2011. We have been covering Brazilian-Mitsubishi rallies for quite a few years now and as usual, the opening … Read more

Patagonian Poplars – Picture of the Day

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Nikon D2x camera and Nikkor 70-200mm AF-S VR f/2.8 lens at ISO 125, 1/1250 sec. and f/3.5. Though native to Europe, Southwest and Central Asia and Northwest Africa, Poplar trees have been widespread on South America’s Patagonian region after their introduction by the Spanish conquistadors. When the specie first arrived, probably brought from Chile to Argentina in the late XV century, they where used mainly as wind fences planted in … Read more