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Antarctica #8 - More Landscapes and Icescapes In Antarctica

Discussion in 'Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes' started by bobhoge, May 13, 2005.

  1. A big iceberg with the "spotlight" on it:
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    This ice arch was at least 50 feet from the water. It looked very unstable:
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    Note I messed with this photo a long time to try to get rid of the purple. Another photographer posted his shots from film and they were also purple. I guess it really was purple!

    Sunset in the ice south of Petermann Island:
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    Strange ice formations came in small sizes (note the edge of the zodiac):
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    And LARGE sizes (maybe 30 to 40 foot columns):
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    To SUPER SIZE (the little black spot in the lower right corner of the berg is a 10' Leopard Seal:
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    A sunset, with a nice green flash if you were there:
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    Information on the trip is posted in Places to Shoot at https://www.nikoncafe.com//forums/viewtopic.php?t=3916

    Bob & Nan
     
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  2. Wow, cool images. Thanks for sharing.
     
  3. Beautiful!! :D  :D  :D  :D 
     
  4. Wossname

    Wossname Guest

    Aaaah. This (plus Iceland) is one of the places I have dreamed of visiting for ever. All outstanding images, but the sunset is my fave. Please share a few more when you've time.

    Cheers

    Neil
    Tokyo
     
  5. Neil:

    There are 13 total posts with about 60 photos; 4 here in Landscapes, 8 in Birds and animals, and one in places to shoot.

    More photos from the trip are at our smugmug site:
    http://bob-nan.smugmug.com/Travel/53730

    Glad you enjoyed them, it was quite a trip!
    Bob & Nan
     
  6. CraigH.

    CraigH.

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    Feb 1, 2005
    Northen NJ
    Thankyou for sharing this fascinating place. you captured it well.
    Btw the 4th one in this series is fantastic!.
     
  7. Cory Cooper

    Cory Cooper

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    May 24, 2005
    Salem, NH
    Beautiful...thanks for sharing. A place most of us will never see in person!

    C
     
  8. Zulu-

    Zulu- Guest

    Now i know why Titanic went down.. Damn that's a big ice cube...

    Drinks anyone :?:

    Thanks for sharing
     
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