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Goodbye Ernie
© radson, Jun 2012
Route: Broad Peak
Climbers: Ernestas Marksaitis
Camera used: Nikon D7000
Date taken: 28th June 2012
VOTING: from 133 votes
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A pic of Ernie happy in Pakistan
radson - 25/Jun/13Report
radson - 25/Jun/13Report
Oh, that is sad. I was wondering about your caption.
jon - 25/Jun/13Report
a 5 for the sentiment
cuillinman - 25/Jun/13Report
Very sad news. Words are insufficient.
Ice Nine - 27/Jun/13Report
So sad, but perhaps a fitting tribute to a man who enjoyed life to the full, that might slightly ease the pain of those he leaves behind. Rest easy, Ernie.
Mal Grey - 28/Jun/13Report
Even without the terrible circunstances it's still a very striking photo image. Is that the Baltoro Glacier in the background?
Sean Kelly - 30/Jun/13Report
Sean that is mostly the Godwin-Austen glacier but you can see a bit of the Baltoro from the 90 bend. That bend is basically Concordia and in front of that Mitre Peak.
radson - 01/Jul/13Report
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