Mt Whitney under the moon...

Mt Whitney under the moon light, from Iceberg Lake. Light from descending climbers' headlamps was visible in the Mountaineer's chute (first chute right of the summit) even as late as 2 am. August 2004.

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musicmountain

musicmountain - Oct 30, 2006 3:42 am - Voted 10/10

great

I love the long exposure shot. the moonlight portrays the mountain in an outer wordly way. nice job

gordonye

gordonye - Oct 31, 2006 7:59 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: great

Thank you! It's one of my favorites.

jmc

jmc - Jul 13, 2009 4:12 pm - Voted 10/10

are those headlights?

coming down the chute. Looks great, makes me fell happy to be back at camp instead of making my way down in the dark.

gordonye

gordonye - Jul 14, 2009 1:46 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: are those headlights?

Yes they are headlights. The East Buttress had a long line of climbers that day, some ended up coming down in the wee hours. Good weather though.

Noondueler

Noondueler - Mar 16, 2010 9:57 pm - Voted 10/10

Unusual view

and very good exposure. Not the standard shot of Whitney.

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