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Makalu from French Camp
Makalu from French Camp (approx 16,700 ft / 5100 meters). Evening light shines on the southwestern slopes of the great peak.
The foreground is an ice-covered stream flowing on the moraine of the Barun Glacier.
A 2 stop graduated neutral density filter was used to compensate for the contrast in lighting between the sunny peak and icy shadow.

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TimBThe contrast

TimB

Voted 10/10

between the light and the shade is truly remarkable.

A really good photo.
Posted Jan 16, 2011 6:27 pm

NelsonRe: The contrast

Nelson

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Thanks very much, appreciate the comment. This is scanned from a slide and I should redo that, I've improved my scanning technique these days. This is an amazing area!
Posted Jan 17, 2011 5:08 pm

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NelsonSubmitted by Nelson
on Dec 23, 2002 10:20 pm

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Object Title: Makalu from French Camp