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 Otjikoto Mine [33 images*** | random | see 105 more images** | switch to videos]

Open pit gold mine operated by B2Gold.

The mine is located about 20 km south of Otavi, Otjozondjupa - Namibia


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Offload Queue

PG_144080 | 3* | 90 T trucks offloading rocks on top of waste pile | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 145 mm | 1/4000 sec | f/2.8 | ISO 200

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Offloading

PG_144110 | 3* | 90 T truck offloading rocks on top of waste pile | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 6335x4228px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 30 mm | 1/2500 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 200

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Dusty

PG_144160 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks into 90 T truck to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 175 mm | 1/400 sec | f/9 | ISO 280

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Sampling

PG_144190 | 3* | environmental field assistant collecting water sample from cyclone sparyer on tailings | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/640 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Bulldozer

PG_144210 | 3* | bulldozer & 90 T trucks offloading rocks on top of waste pile | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 4856x3640px | © paulgodard.com
DJI Phantom 4 Pro - 24 mm | 8.8 mm | 1/500 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 100

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Weeping Tailings

PG_144031 | 3* | texture of deposits in tailing | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/500 sec | f/8 | ISO 200

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Tailing Patterns

PG_144042 | 3* | texture of deposits in tailing | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 17 mm | 1/160 sec | f/14 | ISO 200

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Big Wheels

PG_144102 | 3* | 90 T truck | closeup on wheels | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 175 mm | 1/500 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 200

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Solar Plant

PG_144162 | 3* | aerial view | solar plant | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 4856x3640px | © paulgodard.com
DJI Phantom 4 Pro - 24 mm | 8.8 mm | 1/400 sec | f/5.6 | ISO 100

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Loading

PG_144232 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 135 mm | 1/500 sec | f/7.1 | ISO 200

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Into The Pit

PG_144003 | 3* | 90 T trucks driving down into pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 155 mm | 1/500 sec | f/8 | ISO 200

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Cyclone Sprayers

PG_144053 | 3* | cyclone sprayers on tailings | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 170 mm | 1/400 sec | f/16 | ISO 1400

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90 T Cat

PG_144093 | 3* | 90 T truck driving on top of waste pile | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 112 mm | 1/640 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 200

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Tailing Channels

PG_144034 | 3* | texture of deposits in tailing | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/500 sec | f/8 | ISO 200

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In The Dust

PG_144154 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks into 90 T truck to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 92 mm | 1/500 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Drilling Machines

PG_144174 | 3* | drilling machines, excavator & water truck in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 200 mm | 1/500 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Traffic On Pit Road

PG_144184 | 3* | 90 T trucks driving up on pit road driving up on pit road driving up on pit road | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 122 mm | 1/320 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Mud Sliding

PG_144055 | 3* | cyclone sprayer on tailings | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 19 mm | 1/125 sec | f/16 | ISO 200

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Doubled Up

PG_144115 | 3* | 90 T truck | closeup on rear double wheels | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 165 mm | 1/640 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 200

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Gentle Load

PG_144245 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T truck in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 90 mm | 1/640 sec | f/7.1 | ISO 200

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Ready For Loading

PG_144146 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks into 90 T truck to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 86 mm | 1/320 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Team Work

PG_144226 | 3* | excavators loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/320 sec | f/10 | ISO 200

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Monster

PG_144246 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T truck in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 116 mm | 1/400 sec | f/7.1 | ISO 200

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Minature Trucks

PG_144177 | 3* | 90 T truck driving up on pit road | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 110 mm | 1/400 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Patience

PG_144247 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 6030x4025px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 24 mm | 1/200 sec | f/11 | ISO 200

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Handful

PG_144257 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T truck in pit | close up on driver | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 140 mm | 1/320 sec | f/11 | ISO 560

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Loading Aerial

PG_144297 | 3* | aerial vbiew | excavator & front loader loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 3725x2792px | © paulgodard.com
DJI Phantom 4 Pro - 24 mm | 8.8 mm | 1/50 sec | f/3.5 | ISO 100

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Rehabilitated Slopes

PG_144018 | 3* | rehabilitated slopes when local grass grows naturally on fine soil | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4140px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/500 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Front Loader

PG_144148 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 200 mm | 1/400 sec | f/9 | ISO 320

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Pit Switchbacks

PG_144178 | 3* | 90 T truck driving up on pit road | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 135 mm | 1/400 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Cracking Tailings

PG_144039 | 3* | texture of deposits in tailing | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7272x4853px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 17 mm | 1/200 sec | f/14 | ISO 200

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Low Vis

PG_144159 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks into 90 T truck to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 130 mm | 1/500 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Aerial Patterns

PG_144299 | 3* | aerial view | pit road, excavator & front loader loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 4856x3640px | © paulgodard.com
DJI Phantom 4 Pro - 24 mm | 8.8 mm | 1/80 sec | f/4 | ISO 200

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Offload Queue

PG_144080 | 3* | 90 T trucks offloading rocks on top of waste pile | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 145 mm | 1/4000 sec | f/2.8 | ISO 200

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Offloading

PG_144110 | 3* | 90 T truck offloading rocks on top of waste pile | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 6335x4228px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 30 mm | 1/2500 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 200

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Dusty

PG_144160 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks into 90 T truck to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 175 mm | 1/400 sec | f/9 | ISO 280

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Sampling

PG_144190 | 3* | environmental field assistant collecting water sample from cyclone sparyer on tailings | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/640 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Bulldozer

PG_144210 | 3* | bulldozer & 90 T trucks offloading rocks on top of waste pile | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 4856x3640px | © paulgodard.com
DJI Phantom 4 Pro - 24 mm | 8.8 mm | 1/500 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 100

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Weeping Tailings

PG_144031 | 3* | texture of deposits in tailing | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/500 sec | f/8 | ISO 200

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Tailing Patterns

PG_144042 | 3* | texture of deposits in tailing | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 17 mm | 1/160 sec | f/14 | ISO 200

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Big Wheels

PG_144102 | 3* | 90 T truck | closeup on wheels | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 175 mm | 1/500 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 200

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Solar Plant

PG_144162 | 3* | aerial view | solar plant | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 4856x3640px | © paulgodard.com
DJI Phantom 4 Pro - 24 mm | 8.8 mm | 1/400 sec | f/5.6 | ISO 100

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Loading

PG_144232 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 135 mm | 1/500 sec | f/7.1 | ISO 200

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Into The Pit

PG_144003 | 3* | 90 T trucks driving down into pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 155 mm | 1/500 sec | f/8 | ISO 200

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Cyclone Sprayers

PG_144053 | 3* | cyclone sprayers on tailings | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 170 mm | 1/400 sec | f/16 | ISO 1400

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90 T Cat

PG_144093 | 3* | 90 T truck driving on top of waste pile | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 112 mm | 1/640 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 200

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Tailing Channels

PG_144034 | 3* | texture of deposits in tailing | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/500 sec | f/8 | ISO 200

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In The Dust

PG_144154 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks into 90 T truck to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 92 mm | 1/500 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Drilling Machines

PG_144174 | 3* | drilling machines, excavator & water truck in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 200 mm | 1/500 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Traffic On Pit Road

PG_144184 | 3* | 90 T trucks driving up on pit road driving up on pit road driving up on pit road | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 122 mm | 1/320 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Mud Sliding

PG_144055 | 3* | cyclone sprayer on tailings | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 19 mm | 1/125 sec | f/16 | ISO 200

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Doubled Up

PG_144115 | 3* | 90 T truck | closeup on rear double wheels | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 165 mm | 1/640 sec | f/6.3 | ISO 200

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Gentle Load

PG_144245 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T truck in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 90 mm | 1/640 sec | f/7.1 | ISO 200

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Ready For Loading

PG_144146 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks into 90 T truck to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 86 mm | 1/320 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Team Work

PG_144226 | 3* | excavators loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/320 sec | f/10 | ISO 200

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Monster

PG_144246 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T truck in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 116 mm | 1/400 sec | f/7.1 | ISO 200

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Minature Trucks

PG_144177 | 3* | 90 T truck driving up on pit road | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 110 mm | 1/400 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Patience

PG_144247 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 6030x4025px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 24 mm | 1/200 sec | f/11 | ISO 200

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Handful

PG_144257 | 3* | excavator loading 90 T truck in pit | close up on driver | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 140 mm | 1/320 sec | f/11 | ISO 560

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Loading Aerial

PG_144297 | 3* | aerial vbiew | excavator & front loader loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 3725x2792px | © paulgodard.com
DJI Phantom 4 Pro - 24 mm | 8.8 mm | 1/50 sec | f/3.5 | ISO 100

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Rehabilitated Slopes

PG_144018 | 3* | rehabilitated slopes when local grass grows naturally on fine soil | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4140px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 70 mm | 1/500 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Front Loader

PG_144148 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 200 mm | 1/400 sec | f/9 | ISO 320

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Pit Switchbacks

PG_144178 | 3* | 90 T truck driving up on pit road | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 135 mm | 1/400 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Cracking Tailings

PG_144039 | 3* | texture of deposits in tailing | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7272x4853px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 17-35 mm f/2.8 | 17 mm | 1/200 sec | f/14 | ISO 200

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Low Vis

PG_144159 | 3* | front loader loading graded rocks into 90 T truck to be offloaded at crusher | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 7360x4912px | © paulgodard.com
Nikon D800 - 70-200 mm f/2.8 | 130 mm | 1/500 sec | f/9 | ISO 200

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Aerial Patterns

PG_144299 | 3* | aerial view | pit road, excavator & front loader loading 90 T trucks in pit | Otjikoto mine, B2Gold Namibia, Otjozondjupa, NA - Dec 2018 | 4856x3640px | © paulgodard.com
DJI Phantom 4 Pro - 24 mm | 8.8 mm | 1/80 sec | f/4 | ISO 200

Offload Queue

Offload Queue

Offloading

Offloading

Dusty

Dusty

Sampling

Sampling

Bulldozer

Bulldozer

Weeping Tailings

Weeping Tailings

Tailing Patterns

Tailing Patterns

Big Wheels

Big Wheels

Solar Plant

Solar Plant

Loading

Loading

Into the Pit

Into the Pit

Cyclone Sprayers

Cyclone Sprayers

90 T Cat

90 T Cat

Tailing Channels

Tailing Channels

In the Dust

In the Dust

Drilling Machines

Drilling Machines

Traffic on Pit Road

Traffic on Pit Road

Mud Sliding

Mud Sliding

Doubled Up

Doubled Up

Gentle Load

Gentle Load

Ready for Loading

Ready for Loading

Team Work

Team Work

Monster

Monster

Minature Trucks

Minature Trucks

Patience

Patience

Handful

Handful

Loading Aerial

Loading Aerial

Rehabilitated Slopes

Rehabilitated Slopes

Front Loader

Front Loader

Pit Switchbacks

Pit Switchbacks

Cracking Tailings

Cracking Tailings

Low Vis

Low Vis

Aerial Patterns

Aerial Patterns