Monte Cimone

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Andrej Mašera

Andrej Mašera - Jan 30, 2007 11:11 am - Voted 10/10

Incredible beauty

You were on the right place at the right time. Fantastic shot, indeed.
Cheers, Andrej

ganesh70

ganesh70 - Jan 30, 2007 11:22 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Incredible beauty

Thank you Andrej! Actually that day the weather was very bad, it was raining and there was a very strong wind. I wanted to admire Jof di Montasio but it was covered by grey-black clouds. But the views of Monte Cimone and the Canin group were really unreal...

Vid Pogachnik

Vid Pogachnik - Jan 30, 2007 4:33 pm - Voted 10/10

Photo of the week!

What an incredible shot! I must immediately make it a signature picture of Monte Cimone! My compliments!

ganesh70

ganesh70 - Jan 30, 2007 9:54 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Photo of the week!

Thank you for your beautiful words. I love this picture too, I think I had great luck to be there at that moment. But probably Monte Cimone it's not enough famous to become photo of the week...

Vid Pogachnik

Vid Pogachnik - Jan 30, 2007 10:00 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: Photo of the week!

I think almost any mountain is beautiful in a way. Monte Cimone is simply great. An incredible N wall and NW wall above Sfonderat, a high SW wall, great panorama etc. And the nearby mountains - west of it. They are almost completely unknown. No literature, no guidebooks, no one knows how to get up there and except locals nobody knows anyone who had been up there. A complete wilderness, I guess.

And this shot is a masterpiece. You might say you did it by luck, but it doesn't matter. The colour, the mood, the mountain, like an ancient reptile and a mysterious light. You know - in a beautiful weather it's simple to make a nice picture. I like best those pictures, where the author has made a lot out of a motif, where nobody else would. And this is such an example.

ganesh70

ganesh70 - Jan 30, 2007 10:22 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Photo of the week!

You're right!! This mountain is a perfect example of how wild this places can be, far from everything and everyone. And I like this kind of pictures too, because you have just to be there and click, you don't need a super camera. Of course only a crazy man would go in a place like that when a storm is coming...

venus

venus - Feb 2, 2007 12:39 am - Voted 10/10

Mistique

Nice clouds, beautiful mountain

Lodewijk

Lodewijk - May 26, 2007 1:13 pm - Voted 10/10

Wow

This is just great, what a beauty!
It almost looks surreal, thanks for posting!
Cheers Lodewijk

ganesh70

ganesh70 - May 26, 2007 5:24 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Wow

Thank you Lodewijk!!
Fab

Little_Mole

Little_Mole - Jun 15, 2007 5:12 am - Voted 10/10

Great!!!!

Just great!! I cannot find the right words. This is art!
Cheers, Ulrich

ganesh70

ganesh70 - Jun 15, 2007 6:25 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Great!!!!

Thank you Ulrich!
Fabrizio

skunk ape

skunk ape - Aug 16, 2007 1:38 pm - Voted 10/10

Wow!

Foreboding!! Great shot.

ganesh70

ganesh70 - Aug 16, 2007 2:06 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Wow!

Thank you Skunk Ape!!

TJ311

TJ311 - Nov 19, 2007 6:16 am - Voted 10/10

Awesome

What a great shot!

ganesh70

ganesh70 - Nov 19, 2007 4:48 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Awesome

Thank you! It's the charme of the Julian Alps...
Ciao!

ArankaP

ArankaP - Mar 31, 2009 6:56 pm - Voted 10/10

Fantastic shot!

Amazing.

ganesh70

ganesh70 - Apr 1, 2009 4:31 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Fantastic shot!

Thank you
Ciao!

TyeDyeTwins

TyeDyeTwins - Sep 25, 2009 2:16 pm - Voted 10/10

WoW

Yet another Gem

gabr1

gabr1 - May 19, 2011 6:03 am - Voted 10/10

finally !

I was looking for some visual reason to convince me to choose monte Cimone for this sunday...
I just found one

ganesh70

ganesh70 - May 20, 2011 2:37 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: finally !

Thanks, Monte Cimone really deserves to be climbed anyway, hopefully not on a bad day like this... ( though was very good for taking pictures )
Ciao!!

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