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Mt St Helens shrapnel


Mt St Helens shrapnel
Photo Information
Copyright: Dean Ryan Stone (dhry) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 12] (58)
Genre: Landscapes
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2003-08-16
Categories: Trees, Mountain
Camera: Canon Powershot S30
Exposure: f/3.5, 1/1000 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Mount St.Helens [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2004-11-18 2:19
Viewed: 4253
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Taken at the closest location that regular visitors are allowed to Mt St Helens. The mountain blew its stack in 1980. The vista this close is awesome, basically a burnt wasteland seen in the distance. The wildflowers are back but the cinders, twigs and other shrapnel like this will be there for quite some time, I'm sure.

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Nice shot to illustrate the destruction caused, hard to believe it was over 20 years ago!

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  • RAP Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2524 W: 345 N: 2373] (7405)
  • [2004-11-18 7:38]

Coincido con las apreciaciones de Pesky... esta imagen es un recordatorio de lo que la naturaleza puede hacer con nuestro mundo.
Bien hecho.

I agree with the appreciations of Pesky... this image is a reminder of which the nature can do with our world.
Well done.

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  • PDP Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor [C: 2821 W: 344 N: 3779] (11769)
  • [2004-11-18 14:34]

Very interesting shot and good note too. The trunk look like it is balancing on the stump. My only critisim would be that it is slighty overexposed. Well done.

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