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Cerro Torre Sunrise
Lens: DA35 & DA15 Camera: K7 Photo Location: Cerro Torre, Torres del Paine 
Posted By: gfonso, 08-07-2010, 02:37 PM

Sorry, it's back to sunrises

I almost missed this one after not hearing the alarm in my wristwatch. Fortunately the location was close to the campsite, so I got there, still rubbing my eyes and cursing myself, but I got there. Barely missed a few minutes where the granite walls were colored in pink (I actually saw it and took photos, but I wasn't where I wanted to be and the images are not very interesting). So this is what I've got, that and an excuse to go back (as if I needed one )

Now the good news, you're getting rid of me for a few weeks, as I'm going on a long(ish) distance hike in the Swiss Alps. I hope I'll come back with at least a few images worthy of your attention. Thanks for looking!


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DA15 Ltd. Focus is a little soft in this one, which I think is a pity, as it could have been a good one otherwise.

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Sharp, clean, colorful and very well done.

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Nice!
Interesting to see you took limiteds rather than standard zoom.
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Sharp, clean, colorful and very well done.

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Thanks for commenting, Jer.

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Nice!
Interesting to see you took limiteds rather than standard zoom.
I love the limiteds for what I do. As I am hiking for a week or more, unsuported, my photography equipment must be as light and compact as possible. And as far as their IQ, not much to complain about I think

Any shortcomings are my own

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Stunning shots, I really admire the second image!
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love the expanse of your 2nd shot.... stunning scenery... dave m
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Beautiful area! To bad about missing the first light, I always kick myself when that happens.
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