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Mount Everest


Mount Everest
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Copyright: Georg Isbary (oki) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 79 W: 10 N: 114] (587)
Genre: Landscapes
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2000
Categories: Mountain
Camera: Nikon F90x, Nikkor 24-120mm / F 3,5-5,6 D AF, Agfa Vista 200
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Mountains [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2007-02-02 12:55
Viewed: 5667
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Mount Everest or Sagarmatha(सगरमाथा) or Chomolungma is the highest mountain on Earth, as measured by the height of its summit above sea level (8848m - measurement of May 2005 is 8850m, depending ice and period). The mountain, which is part of the Himalaya range in High Asia, is located on the border between Nepal and Tibet

First Ascent of the most famous mountain on earth: May 29, 1953, by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay

While I stayed in Tibet, we didn`t see so many summits because of rainy season, but from the flight from Lhasa to Kathmandu we were lucky and I took this picture through a really scratched window. And it's scanned, too. Quality is not best - I used noise reduction.

Hope you like it


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You did good with this image considering your circumstances.
I've often wished to see this site, I imagine it's incredibly impressive.
Thanks for sharing.

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  • delic Gold Star Critiquer [C: 440 W: 6 N: 310] (898)
  • [2007-02-02 16:44]

Very impressive photograph Georg... There really isn't anything to pick on given the circumstances. Well done.
Hakan

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