Primož Jakopin, photo diary

Breccia Caverns above Uvala Dutić / Dutić Cove
Otok Brač / Brač Island

August 24, 2016, 17 pictures

Most images are approximately 683 x 1024 pixels in size, numbers in front of picture descriptions are serial numbers of the original photo files.

All pictures photo and copyright (c) Primož Jakopin - Klok 2016.

The caverns are situated above the beach in the cove, named by the author after the closest place name, of abandoned monastery in the hillside, Pustinja Dutić (16th to 20th century), west of Murvica on the southern side of the island.


 

The Two Upper Caverns


 


 
31835. Beach view of the two main caverns, carved by the elements from the breccia outcrop


 

 

Western Upper Cavern


 


 
31836. Caverns are accessible using the narrow ledge center right.


 

 


 
31838. Closer view of the western cavern entrance with some smaller caverns above it


 

 


 
31840. View out, to the sea, from the inside


 

 


 
31845. Cavern is spacious enough to offer standing height, view out


 

 


 
31846. One of several side niches


 

 


 
31850. Side walls are dotted with spider nets.


 

 


 
31851. Spider nets up close


 

 


 
31852. Two side niches with a little pillar in between


 

 


 
31853. Window openings in the western wall


 

 


 
31862 - 31864. Composite image view from the entrance out, made from three stitched photos


 

 


 
31865. Single view out, made some deeper in the entrance


 

 

Eastern Upper Cavern


 


 
31857. View west from the entrance with Hvar island in the distance


 

 


 
31858. The second cavern is considerably smaller - view in.


 

 

Beach Cavern


 


 
31599. Smaller cavern which still provides a good sun shade, is situated straight on the beach.


 

 


 
31597. View east and up from the cavern


 

 


 
31596. View south, to Hvar island, from the cavern


 

 

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