View South from the Hillary Step, May 19th, 2012

View South from the Hillary Step, May 19th, 2012

On his successful Everest trip this past spring, RobSC took this fantastic shot: A view over the Khumbu region to the south of Everest from the top of the Hillary Step on the morning of May 19th, 2012.

Just a SEA of beautiful peaks!

ID'ing the major peaks in this shot was more work than the previous two. Not only am I less familiar with these peaks, but the softness of both the air and the photo decrease the contrast. The crazy terrain and often-conflicting maps and other resources don't help much, either!

Once again, I owe Guenter Seyfferth many thanks for assistance with this pic.

Please enjoy this fantastic landscape!

Peace,

Big Lew
lsheen
on Oct 9, 2012 11:16 pm
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Image ID: 819084

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AlbertoRampini

AlbertoRampini - Oct 10, 2012 10:32 am - Voted 10/10

My congrats...

..Isheen for this beautiful work on this picture.
Many thanks and my best greetings.

alberto rampini

lsheen

lsheen - Oct 10, 2012 12:03 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: My congrats...

Many thanks, Alberto. Glad you enjoy it!

Peace,

Big Lew

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