Magical View

Magical view towards the Ecrins Alps. You can see Aiguille du plat de la Selle (3596m) in the front right. In the background, left, Ailefroide (3974m) is visible. The summit with a glacier on top is Les Rouies (3589m) (background, middle-right)
The sky was really beautiful dark blue that day. It was a great view!

Picture taken from around 3500m at the Mont-de-Lans Glacier, Les 2 ALpes
Picture taken: February 2007


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Boydie - Apr 25, 2007 7:43 am - Voted 10/10

Awesome shot

Can feel the coldness of the shot with all those magical blue and white colours.


Lodewijk - Apr 25, 2007 8:02 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Awesome shot

Thanks for your comment Boydie! It was indeed cold over there at about 3400meters!
Cheers Lodewijk

Aaron Dyer

Aaron Dyer - Apr 25, 2007 8:54 am - Voted 10/10


I love the appearance of the main cloud in this picture


Lodewijk - Apr 25, 2007 9:12 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Cloud

Thanks for your comment Aaron, i really agree with you, the main cloud combined with the dark blue sky makes it come out even more! Cheers Lodewijk


Theonestar - Apr 25, 2007 9:10 am - Voted 10/10

wonderful shot

Gorgeous indeed. Love the array of blues.


Lodewijk - Apr 25, 2007 9:13 am - Hasn't voted

Re: wonderful shot

Thanks a lot Theonestar! Cheers Lodewijk


flow - Apr 25, 2007 10:47 am - Voted 10/10


very nice pic!


Lodewijk - Apr 26, 2007 8:02 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: wow!

Thanks for your comment! Cheers Lodewijk


supermarmot - Apr 26, 2007 12:31 am - Voted 10/10

i'm drooling!

...but what else is new? this really a great shot! good work!



Lodewijk - Apr 26, 2007 8:02 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: i'm drooling!

Hi David, thanks a lot for your nice comment! Cheers Lodewijk


BazZ - Apr 26, 2007 2:26 am - Voted 10/10


Foto van de dag. En terecht.Vette foto Lodewijk!!!
Gr Bas


Lodewijk - Apr 26, 2007 8:04 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Gefeliciteerd

Hee Bas, ik kom net thuis en zie dat hij foto van de dag is geworden! echt super!
Bedankt voor je compliment! Mzzl Greetz Lo


tphubbard - Apr 26, 2007 9:02 am - Voted 10/10

Is this at the top of

Deux alpes/La Grave ski areas - it looks familar


Lodewijk - Apr 26, 2007 8:06 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Is this at the top of

Yes you are right, this is at the top of the Mont-de-Lans glacier of Les deux Alpes at about 3400m.There is one lift going further to the meeting point with the la Grave lift. This is the one before. Greets Lodewijk


marlonwarren - Apr 26, 2007 3:38 pm - Voted 10/10

Beautiful formations

Looks very cold, but beautiful. I hope it was
a great trip. I hope to see more pics.



Lodewijk - Apr 26, 2007 8:09 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Beautiful formations

Hi Marlon, it indeed was a cold day, especially at that elevation. It was a great ski(snowboard)-trip! I will look for some more pics from the trip, some others are already posted here on SP, just look at my most recent photo's. Thanks for your comment! Cheers, Lodewijk


Lodewijk - Apr 26, 2007 8:12 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Reminds me of this

Yes it really looks alike!Especially the ridge of mountains is familiar. Great pic by the way! Thanks for your comment, Cheers Lo


Lodewijk - Apr 26, 2007 8:26 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Nice shot!!

Thanks a lot! It was a really great view that day! Cheers Lo


Andino - Jun 29, 2007 2:56 am - Voted 10/10

Bravo !

These are my favourite moutains in France.
Parc des Ecrins is just perfect.
Therefore... I really like your picture ;o)


Lodewijk - Jul 2, 2007 6:40 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Bravo !

Yes I agree, I also love this place! Thanks for your nice comment! Cheers Lo

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