Enormous Avalanche on Ranrapalca

A cloud of snow and ice billows out from the base of a huge avalanche on the west face of Ranrapalca in the Cordillera Blanca of Peru. Shot from just below moraine camp on Vallunaraju. Photo by Howie Silleck, June 25, 2007.

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Nanuls

Nanuls - Aug 10, 2007 12:45 pm - Voted 10/10

Brilliant

What a great photo, brilliantly captured! Congratulations!

hhsilleck

hhsilleck - Aug 10, 2007 4:11 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Brilliant

Thanks Nanuls - it was the biggest avalanche I've ever witnessed, by far!
Cheers,
Howie

Azra

Azra - Aug 10, 2007 12:47 pm - Voted 10/10

Great!!

Amazing photo!
Congratulation!

hhsilleck

hhsilleck - Aug 10, 2007 4:11 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Great!!

Thank yo Azra!
Cheers,
Howie

butitsadryheat

butitsadryheat - Aug 16, 2007 2:40 am - Voted 10/10

Whew!

Great photo, and as stated above, captured beautifully.

mattnoland

mattnoland - Dec 9, 2007 7:10 pm - Voted 10/10

awesome!

what timing! Thanks for sharing this. Need a Spanish speaker next time?

BLong

BLong - Sep 18, 2009 1:50 am - Voted 10/10

Awesome

Absolutely amazing and epic photo. I would love to see a large version of this on a black background. Great capture.

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