Sparkling Like Diamonds (Nature)

Challenge #171 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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This challenge gives you the opportunity to showcase your beautiful pictures where the subjects are sparkling like diamonds. For example, sun on dappled water, early morning dew on the grass, rough diamonds recently dug out of the ground or other rocks and minerals which sparkle, the sun on fresh snow, or ice crystals. Please, no ready-made jewellery, polished gemstones or man-made objects. Macro and close-ups welcome. Size of entry: 1,600 pixels on the longer side.
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Lighthouse
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Spring is on the horizon, and days grow longer. Now nature's own lighthouse ignites once again, throwing blistering rays of light back into a darkened world...
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Submitted: Monday, 5th October, 2015 09:38 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 18th February, 2014
Focal length: 7 mm
Shutter speed: 1/320 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 200
Notes: Hand held
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