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David "Nails" Ewing feeling the pressure of Fair Head! :)
©, Jun 2012
Route: Burn Up HVS 5a
Climbers: David Lyons Ewing
Camera used: Nikon D7000 + Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G IF-ED
Date taken: 1st June 2012
VOTING: from 155 votes
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Oh yeah, 5!
Mark Collins - 06/Apr/13
Thanks! :)
pedropimentel - 06/Apr/13
Great photo..........hope he's not got a nut allergy
dave wark - 06/Apr/13
get out the number 4 cam!
supafly - 07/Apr/13
Brilliant photo - this one's got everything.
abseil - 07/Apr/13
Thanks very much guys! :)
pedropimentel - 07/Apr/13
hate to break it to him, but I don't think that wire is going to fit.
Stanners - 07/Apr/13
Nice one, captures a familiar feeling. Gripped!
rob.s22 - 07/Apr/13
Really great photo! (Out of curiosity, what lens did you use here?)
Fraser - 07/Apr/13
Thanks... Lens was Nikkor 12-24mm f/4G IF-ED
pedropimentel - 07/Apr/13
Sensational - sweaty palms looking at it
stevesmith - 07/Apr/13
awesome perspectives, have a 5
We can all relate to having the wrong size tool to fit the hole from time to time...
Greg Kirkpatrick - 09/Apr/13
Is this like one of the magic tricks with the scarves?
krikoman - 09/Apr/13
I think that he is eyeing up the thin crack to the left, above his head...which sort of makes sense?
Sean Kelly - 11/Apr/13
Great photo, he's not the only one to have been dumb enough to do that....
James Oswald - 12/Apr/13
Congratulations! This photo was chosen as Photo of the Week, based on votes by registered users over the past 7 days.
UKC Photos - 14/Apr/13
fantastic shot
chris fox - 14/Apr/13
does look like a sinker cam slot, great photo anyways
LukeyG - 14/Apr/13
Yo! Nice one David ;) Congrats... a great photo! See you soon :)
jake_haddock - 15/Apr/13
Great pic, good to see some actual rock back at number 1... So long snow :-) (Even better that its fairhead, cannot wait to get back there this year).
snoop6060 - 15/Apr/13
Great photo but I can't stop myself thinking about how expensive dental work can be!
imagist - 17/Apr/13
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