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Why do we climb?

Postby nattfodd » Mon Mar 15, 2010 11:12 pm

I made a 4 minutes video of my climbing and mountain photography, to be shown at the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival last weekend. It won the first prize (Arc'teryx goodies, yay), and I thought people in here might enjoy it too:


Why do we climb?


Edit: humpf, can't embed video in the forums. Here is a link, then.

Re-edit: it's now got its very own custom object, feel free to vote it to the frontpage. :)
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Postby outofstep80 » Mon Mar 15, 2010 11:46 pm

Nice man. Some pretty amazing photos. I would be happy to have half of those in my life time.
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Postby tigerlilly » Tue Mar 16, 2010 1:06 am

WOW. WOW. WOW. Thanks for sharing...!!! Very very very cool

pssst....SPLadies...I don't think he's mahhhhhried..... 8)
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Postby AOwen » Tue Mar 16, 2010 1:25 am

Once again I'm stunned by your photography, this video is unbelievable. Whens the book coming out?
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Postby AOwen » Tue Mar 16, 2010 1:26 am

Once again I'm stunned by your photography, this video is unbelievable. Whens the book coming out?
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Postby Marmaduke » Tue Mar 16, 2010 1:38 am

What a great video!! You should submit to SP as a trip log and add some text to the photos and give details of your project. Outstanding job!
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Re: Why do we climb?

Postby Sarah Simon » Tue Mar 16, 2010 3:27 am

nattfodd wrote:Edit: humpf, can't embed video in the forums. Here is a link, then.


I like it. Perhaps you can embed it in a comment to FHN's Why Do You Climb page or even embed it into a custom object.

Thanks for sharing.
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Postby Mark Doiron » Tue Mar 16, 2010 8:47 am

Wow. That's great. Superb images. Will it remain on the site? I would like to include a link to it in the custom object "Why We Do It".
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Postby nattfodd » Tue Mar 16, 2010 12:09 pm

Glad you guys like it! I created a custom page for it: http://www.summitpost.org/custom-object ... limb-.html

@tigerlilly: hah yes, I'm still up for the grab. :)

@AOwen: I'm still working on it. Deadline for the text is September 1st, so a reasonable guess would be for it to hit the bookstores next winter.

@sarah: I added a link in the comments of that page.

@Mark: yes, it's going to stay both on vimeo and on my webpage, so feel free to link to any of those.
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Postby JackCarr » Tue Mar 16, 2010 12:15 pm

Wicked.
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Postby icypeak » Tue Mar 16, 2010 12:24 pm

This is excellent! From the Alps to the doggie...exceptional! Thanks for posting.
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Postby CClaude » Tue Mar 16, 2010 2:20 pm

Natford,.... If that won first place I'd love to see what made second and third, since they could still be absolutely incredible since your's was amazing!!!
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Postby nattfodd » Tue Mar 16, 2010 2:56 pm

@CClaude: they were also great, by photographers Adam Long and Robbie Shone. Unfortunately, I don't think that their slideshows are online, though.
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Postby graham » Tue Mar 16, 2010 3:00 pm

Outstanding nattfodd. I'm glad you got 1st prize that 8) Thanks for sharing
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