bird painting at cafayate, pinturas rupestres

A rock painting is all drawing or sketch prehistoric existing in some rocks and caves. The term "rock" from the Latin rupestris, And the latter from rupes (rock), but also stands for primitive. So, strictly speaking, rock would refer to any human activity on walls of caves, huts, rock shelters and even cliffs or gulliesEtc.. From this aspect, it is virtually impossible to isolate other manifestations pictorial representations of prehistoric art as engravings, sculptures and petroglyphs, Engraved on stone by percussion or erosion. Being protected from erosion by the nature of the medium, the rock paintings have withstood the passage of centuries.

Direction Walk 0.73 km or 11 mins south west from last photo
Location Cafayate, Jujuy and Salta Provinces, Argentina, South America
Info F 8.0 1/30 ISO 80 with Canon PowerShot G9
Keywords Aftersleep, Argentina, Cafayate, Landscape, Longest Journey, Outdoor, South America, Subject
Continent South America Country Argentina
State Jujuy and Salta Provinces City Cafayate
Weather Sunny Temperature Cool
Event Longest Journey Day Quebrada de Cafayate
Activity Rio Colorado Date 2009:10:04 12:06:55
Make Canon Model Canon PowerShot G9
Rating 3 Lens 7.4-44.4 mm
Flash Off, Did not fire Focal 7.4 mm
Exposure 1/30 F Number 8.0
ISO 80 White Bal. Auto
Metering Multi-segment Compensation 0
Hyperfocal 1.07 m Latitude -26.0839722222222
Longitude -66.0109416666667 Altitude 1792.198864 m
File Size 8.1 MB
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