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Camping below the Midi. The silhouette of the Grandes Jorasses in front
© Jonathan Griffith
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Might be a little too dark on some monitors....
jongriffith - 12/Nov/07
Superb.
grahamduffield1 - 12/Nov/07
Are there two people on top of the Aig Du Tacul? Is that the Aig du Tacul in the mid distance?
sandywilson - 12/Nov/07
hi Sandywilson. No its the Roc Rognon between the Midi and the Helbronner (sp?)...the two 'people' are in fact the two pylons that carry the cable car across into Italy. But everyone does seem to think they are people.
jongriffith - 13/Nov/07
I was never great at geography! It is a stunning photograph btw.
sandywilson - 13/Nov/07
Was this shot in RAW? I think it can be improved if it was, still a cracking shot though!
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - 13/Nov/07
If you were using a digi that is! ;o)
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - 13/Nov/07
Hi Paul. Yeah i think it was shot in RAW. It looks better before it is uploaded to the web- you can actually see the northface of the GJ really well. thanks for the comments
jongriffith - 14/Nov/07
Lovely. How long was the exposure? I like the movement in the clouds.
Dan Arkle - 18/Nov/07
The best image on here for weeks. Absolutely superb. I like the exposure as it highlights the colour in the tent. Well done!
Sean Kelly - 18/Nov/07
I think exposure was about 25 secs. Had to take it a few times though as was a bit windy that night!
jongriffith - 19/Nov/07
Hey this is awesome picture thanks for sharing =D! Just out or curiousity how did you get in to all of this ??
muffinboi - 21/Nov/07
Another excellent photo - really good.
Ian Roberts - 24/Nov/07
Are those human figures on the righthand skyline?
punter - 02/Dec/07
it gets a five from me, i love it. very well done. out of curiousity what tent is that you are using.
andrusht84 - 01/Dec/09
looks cosy
Fidmark - 14/May/10
Love the orange glow from the tent!
Alex Croall - 27/Jul/10
Totally gorgeous and makes mountaineering look fun.It was always a frightening and a physically exhausting proposition for me.
gritstone7 - 28/Nov/10
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