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One from the fall

Postby yorksman » Thu Jan 19, 2012 2:24 pm

Since I have a great deal of time on my hand these days, lately I have been looking thru files from this past year and working on images that I have previously passed over. No need to mention what is in this image, I had hoped to hike back to this location after a fresh snowfall but never got the chance.
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Re: One from the fall

Postby guitarczar » Thu Jan 19, 2012 2:26 pm

freaking awesome ! great photo :D
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Re: One from the fall

Postby Mel McKinney » Thu Jan 19, 2012 2:35 pm

Wow. Just wow. I love this state! =D>
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Re: One from the fall

Postby Doctor No » Thu Jan 19, 2012 4:36 pm

Very nice! Where's the vantage point? (I could probably figure it out with a map, but I'm a bit herp derp today).

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Re: One from the fall

Postby geojed » Thu Jan 19, 2012 4:59 pm

Right here of course! :D

http://g.co/maps/zh8cn

The vantage point is PT11,675 a.k.a Loge Peak right at the top of the Loge Peak lift at Aspen Highlands.
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Re: One from the fall

Postby Doctor No » Thu Jan 19, 2012 5:03 pm

Man, looking at that Google Map makes me miss summer. :mrgreen:

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Re: One from the fall

Postby mtgirl » Thu Jan 19, 2012 8:48 pm

You have such amazing talent, Jody ! :bow:
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Re: One from the fall

Postby sunny1 » Thu Jan 19, 2012 9:38 pm

Dude! That's awesome!!
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Re: One from the fall

Postby globreal » Thu Jan 19, 2012 11:58 pm

Very nice. Very, very nice!
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Re: One from the fall

Postby kimo » Fri Jan 20, 2012 9:11 pm

Fine image, Jody. I admire the work ethic that you and other great landscape photographers who leave the trail behind and climb up and down untraveled peaks in the dark, to bring home an image that we can all look at and say "ahhh." It's like being there in the moment. Nicely done.

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Re: One from the fall

Postby vonmackle » Sun Jan 22, 2012 8:01 am

Nice work, Jody. You have a knack finding great vantage points. This shot with a dusting of fresh snow would have been amazing.
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