"The Big One" looming over everything else in the last sunlight of a December evening. Photo shot from a little 5600m peak in the western part of the Tingri Valley.

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jenniferdenoya

jenniferdenoya - Nov 5, 2004 10:32 am - Voted 10/10

I stand in awe

Amazing shot. Thanks for sharing it!

Corax

Corax - Nov 6, 2004 6:19 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: I stand in awe

Thanks!

It was a strange evening.

I sat watching Everest disapear in the constantly darker blue tones of the night.

dunking_deutschman

dunking_deutschman - Nov 20, 2004 8:14 am - Hasn't voted

it looks so.....

It looks so....climbable. I've never seen a photo where it looked so....small

ashinpt - Jan 28, 2006 7:11 am - Voted 10/10

Amazing!!

Great shot!! Do I see Lhotse partially to the right of the West Ridge of Everest?

Corax

Corax - Sep 10, 2006 7:01 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Amazing!!

Thanks Ashint.
I can't see Lhotse on this photo.

turistoalpinista

turistoalpinista - Sep 9, 2006 9:20 am - Voted 10/10

Woow

I have never seen photo of Everest like this.
It's beatifull!
TA

Corax

Corax - Sep 10, 2006 7:02 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Woow

Thanks.
I will re-scan the photo one day, as it's not so sharp. Have bought a better scanner since I scanned this photo :-)

gaillimh - Mar 23, 2007 12:44 pm - Hasn't voted

Savage!

Class photo. It's a bit deceptive though, seems as if its just everest and no other mountains around it. Where are they?! unless they've mined them away for apartments and a mcdonalds or something! great shot though!

fortybelow

fortybelow - Mar 24, 2009 11:24 pm - Voted 10/10

wow!

Ive always seen pictures of everest from glaciers and stuff but never from far away. I think it's weird how I can't see any surrounding mountains (lohtse, makalu etc.. )

Corax

Corax - Mar 28, 2009 9:25 am - Hasn't voted

Re: wow!

Thanks!
It's the reason I posted this photo - it's different. I have loads of the "normal" Everest photos, but there are already so many of them around.

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