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Auke Bleeker's Photo Gallery

12M-RTJVanadinite

Adeghoual, Mibladen mining district, Midelt Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Morocco

Dimensions: 38 mm x 33 mm x 21 mm

Modified by CombineZP
Photo ID: 665603     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 156   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 1000 pixels (1.0 Mpix)

LJR-094Calcite, Dolomite, Hematite

Remigiusberg Quarries, Rammelsbach, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Some of the bits and pieces from the great pocket I've found.
The two single Calcit xl are about 85 mm.
Copyright: © A. Bleeker      Photo ID: 485055     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 317   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2000 x 1500 pixels (3.0 Mpix)

W6P-AYWCalcite, Hematite

Remigiusberg Quarries, Rammelsbach, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

A very nice plate of Calcite xx up to 45 mm and covered with a stain of Hematite.
Copyright: © A. Bleeker      Photo ID: 485054     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 347   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2000 x 1500 pixels (3.0 Mpix)

5UM-NP8Calcite, Dolomite

Remigiusberg Quarries, Rammelsbach, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

A cavity has opened with very large (up to 175 mm) Calcite xx in it, but most of them demaged by the detonation.
I still have saved some wonderful Calcite pieces from this cavity.
Copyright: © A. Bleeker      Photo ID: 485053     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 198   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2000 x 1500 pixels (3.0 Mpix)

Q4J-D3TCalcite, Dolomite

Remigiusberg Quarries, Rammelsbach, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

A more closer look into the vein with the first 75 mm Calcite xl.
A very promissing discovery so far.
Copyright: © A. Bleeker      Photo ID: 485051     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 229   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2000 x 1500 pixels (3.0 Mpix)

0RG-PU5Calcite, Dolomite

Remigiusberg Quarries, Rammelsbach, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

The wein shows some of its hidden treasures, Calcite xx up to 75 mm at the start of the excavation.
Copyright: © A. Bleeker      Photo ID: 485049     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 220   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2000 x 1500 pixels (3.0 Mpix)

9EF-2HXCalcite

Remigiusberg Quarries, Rammelsbach, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Great find of a huge and cavity rich Dolomite vein with big Calcite xx in it.
Specimen is about 8.5 kg heavy and the biggest xl is about 135 mm in lenght.
My best Calcite find ever from this locality.
Copyright: © A. Bleeker      Photo ID: 485045     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 180   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2000 x 1500 pixels (3.0 Mpix)

K2D-E7PPentagonite

Wagholi Quarries, Wagholi, Pune District, Maharashtra, India

Pentagonite cluster which I got as a gift at the Mineralien Welt Fair at Idar Oberstein.
F.o.v. is 4,75 mm and the picture is stacked with CombineZP out of 12 frames.
Copyright: © A. Bleeker      Photo ID: 485043     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 190   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2000 x 1500 pixels (3.0 Mpix)

UPA-QXGPentagonite, Stilbite-Ca

Wagholi Quarries, Wagholi, Pune District, Maharashtra, India

Nice Pentagonite on Stilbite and got this specimen as a gift on the Mineralien Welt Fair at Idar Oberstein.
F.o.v. is 6,75 mm and picture is stacked with CombineZP out of 8 frames
Copyright: © A. Bleeker      Photo ID: 485042     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 419   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2000 x 1500 pixels (3.0 Mpix)

YW3-2UGFluorite

Juchem Quarry, Niederwörresbach, Herrstein, Birkenfeld, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Picture number-5): Great Fluorite xl (Cuboctahedron), and found on 10 March, 2012, at the waterfall area.
F.o.v. is 8 mm. Picture stacked out of 62 frames with CombineZP.

Photography by: Auke Bleeker. In the collection of: Remco van Rooyen.
Copyright: © A. Bleeker      Photo ID: 460381     Uploaded by: Auke Bleeker   View Count: 548   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 750 pixels (0.8 Mpix)
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