The so-called Richat Structure is a geological formation in the Maur Adrar Desert in the African country of Mauritania. Although it resembles an impact crater, the Richat Structure formed when a volcanic dome hardened and gradually eroded, exposing the onion-like layers of rock.
Photo credit: U.S. Geological Survey, Department of the Interior/USGS. License: USGS-authored or produced data and information are considered to be in the U.S. public domain.
Specialty Photographic, LLC is a very small family owned company. I am a collector at heart, and this website is a collection of my very favorite sharable images that I've found on the web. We also have a number of fine art paintings created by Phyllis Athy and photography by Dale Athy.
If you are shown in a photo, or feel a photo violates your copyrights, and object to it being available on our site, please contact us and the image will be removed (I'll need a way to contact you).
Special thanks go to Jon Sullivan and his PDPhoto.org website. Much inspiration and insight came from looking through his site. If you look through our site, you will find many of Jon's generously provided (and excellently photographed) public domain photos. Special thanks to Wikimedia Commons and all of the generous contributors found there. You will find many of our photos come from this enormous reservoir of images.
I hope you enjoy them as I do.
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