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Saved by a Piece of the Rock
Photograph by Kenneth Garrett

Archaeologist Geoff Blundell traces part of the 20-foot-long [6-meter-long] panel of San (or Bushman) rock art that he discovered in South Africa’s Drakensberg mountains. The panel was well preserved thanks to a large fallen rock that prevented cattle from rubbing against it—a common threat to rock art in this region. The exceptional find promises to help experts further understand the spiritual life of the Bushmen.



Camera: Nikon F5
Film Type: Ektachrome 100
Lens: 18mm Nikkor
Speed and F-Stop: 1/4 @ f/11
Weather Conditions: Clear
Time of Day: Noon
Lighting Techniques: Reflector





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