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Adventure and Misadventure

Adventure to Misadventure

There is a difference between adventures and misadventures. When Amundsen reached the South Pole, that was an adventure; when Shakelton got his ship ice bound in Antarctic waters, that was a misadventure. 2,339 more words

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The Himalayas from 20,000 ft.

The aerial cinema experts at Teton Gravity Research release the first ultra HD footage of the Himalayas shot from above 20,000 ft. with the GSS C520 system, the most advanced gyro-stabilized camera system in the world. 42 more words

Adventure

FIRST EVER FOOTAGE - The Himalayas from 20,000 ft. ULTRA-HD - Teton Gravity Research

Incredible new footage just published. Just incredible…

“The aerial cinema experts at Teton Gravity Research release the first ultra HD footage of the Himalayas shot from above 20,000 ft. 56 more words

Nepal: New Day at Thangboche Monastery

A young Buddhist monk blows on a conch shell to greet the new day at Thangboche Monastery, Nepal in 2000.

The peak dominating the early morning sky is Ama Dablam (22,349′). 8 more words

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Photo Challenge: Scale

The current WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Scale immediately made me think of the constant contrasts I saw on the trail to Everest Base Camp in Nepal. 64 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge