Mine shaft, Kenya

Mine shaft, Kenya

C013/2529 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 3.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Mine shaft. This shaft leads to a mine that was shut in the 1960s. It is now used by artisan miners who extract the small deposits of gold that were left. The green deposits are malachite, a copper carbonate hydroxide mineral. Photographed in Macalder, Kenya.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: africa, african, artisan, artisanal mining, copper carbonate hydroxide, developing world, environment, geological, geology, gold, industrial, industry, kenya, kenyan, macalder, malachite, migori greenstone belt, mine, mineral, natural resource, nature, nyanza, shaft, small scale, small-sale, subsistence, tailings, third world

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.