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The 19:30 flight from Mendoza...
The 19:30 flight from Mendoza to Santiago provides for some interesting colours as you pass Aconcagua. The South face is in the shade but you can't have it all. The flights from Santiago to Mendoza fly too far south to get close enough to shoot. December15, 2003. William Marler. Nikon Cool Pics 5000.

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Dave KI love aerial shots...

Dave K

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And this is a good one!
Posted Dec 18, 2003 10:57 am

William MarlerRe: I love aerial shots...

William Marler

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Thanks Dave. Normally I don’t try as the window of the plane and or the wing messes up the shot. But this seemed to go well at the time and the results surprised me. I have several more of the west ridge. Which I will post later. But I don't want to overdo it. Cheers William
Posted Dec 18, 2003 11:07 am

desainmeGood drive by shot

desainme

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Tupungato on the horizon (you are looking south by southwest)?
Posted Dec 18, 2003 11:38 am

William MarlerRe: Good drive by shot

William Marler

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I am looking north-north east. Tupungato would have been below the plane. I saw it on the way in and I have a shot with Tupungato, then Aconcagua the Ramada and Mercedario in the background. Cheers William
Posted Dec 18, 2003 4:09 pm

VelebitFantastic Shot!

Velebit

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Wow, I can't believe that you took it through plane window which are usually scratched or dirty. This one was crystal clear and result is fantastic aerial shot! I hope you had great trip (haha like it can be the other way) and welcome back!
Posted Dec 19, 2003 5:50 am

William MarlerRe: Fantastic Shot!

William Marler

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Thanks. I just got lucky. Cheers William
Posted Dec 19, 2003 9:02 am

vvujisicPerfect!

vvujisic

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Congratulations!
Posted May 13, 2005 6:59 pm

2skinnersGreat Shots

2skinners

Voted 9/10

They are all great shots, thanks for submitting.
-2skinners-
Posted Mar 23, 2006 5:02 pm

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William MarlerSubmitted by William Marler
on Dec 18, 2003 10:27 am

Image ID: 36090
Hits: 19502 
Lat/Lon: 32.65°S / 70°W
Object Title: The 19:30 flight from Mendoza...