Mt. Rainier above the clouds
- pablominto (14563)
- [2006-07-31 9:57]
This is a strange image, and as I understand captured under special conditions...
Interesting lighting on top of the cloud carpet, the summit make a strong impression this way!
And I have no idea how you get pilots to circle on interesting subjects, hehehehe!
- dew77 (13270)
- [2006-07-31 11:22]
Wonderful landscape,well caught,framed and composed.POV,warm colors and details are excellent.
- kedavis (436)
- [2006-07-31 11:51]
Such a beautful shot. With the soft color of the sky, this picture looks serene to me instead of the harsh environment the climbers must have experienced. Really nice capture.
- rajhema (36)
- [2006-07-31 11:52]
Anna, Mt. Rainer is a spectacular landmark I visited 2 years ago. I'm not a trekker and drove upto the highest spot. it is such a huge mountain and at any given moment, it is very hard to see the full structure since part of that is always covered in snow. Your note is interesting as well. I'm not an active member of TN and I did post my version of Mt. Rainer in my TE account.
This picture looks a bit noisy and I agree you took it from a plane window. Airplane windows are not clear to take such picture. But the conical structure is dramatic and the clouds seems like surface by itself.
- Hil (5035)
- [2006-07-31 12:45]
A very haunting shot with lovely colours, it really looks like the clouds are snow and you could walk on them, you have made a good job of cleaning the image up.
- hester (11638)
- [2006-07-31 14:09]
Sad story but a wonderful shot. Great colours and composition
- SunToucher (11162)
- [2006-07-31 14:22]
I spent my vacation in WA state last year and during that time 3 people died in the cascade range. If I remember one was on Mt. Rainier.
This is a great photo of the mountain and the light helped out a lot. Good job on the scan.
- jcoowanitwong (13754)
- [2006-07-31 22:08]
Beautiful landscape picture. Nice color tone. Feeling the immense of this cone shape mountain which rises above sea of clouds. Thanks for sharing this experience.
For a scanned photo taken thru a plane window it still looks good. What a breath tking scene to see. Love the pastel colors. I have been on that mountain sking in July.
- luislourobd (2176)
- [2006-08-01 10:07]
Terrific shot Alli!!! great atmosphere, well done, Cheers, Luís.
- red45 (31094)
- [2006-08-02 4:29]
Fantastic landscape. This is unbelivable view. Mountain over clouds. Like illustration from fantasy book. I love it!
- Gudule (1204)
- [2006-08-02 13:53]
Merci Alli de nous faire découvrir ce mont et en plus de ses caractéristiques, nous apprendre que ce mont est souvent le théâtre de drames pour des personnes qui tentent de réaliser leur projet de se rendre au sommet.
Ce qui donne un aspect plus dramatique à votre photo, qui est bien réussie dans les conditions.
- Janice (18832)
- [2006-08-04 6:10]
Superb! Good view from the plane and well captured. Can't beat that POV either. Well done and very interesting!
I've just come back from Australia (Melbourne) with my daughter. Had a super time and wished we could have stayed longer!
Well I have to love this image as it is my home state and where I live(not on the mountain either.) Excellent opportunity photo, you managed to capture a beautiful image of Mt.Rainier so well. :)
- Graal (5100)
- [2006-08-07 3:42]
great Mt Rainier, good POV, unusual view and colours, interesting informations in note. I like it.
- lovenature (6391)
- [2006-08-07 23:14]
What a spectacular shot of Mount Rainier. It 's such a huge mountain, I can see it was volcano at one time. I love the colours and the clouds skirting the mountain below.
- cedryk (5270)
- [2006-12-29 20:11]
I like this image althought it's not too good technically. But the climate of this shot rewards any flaws! Excellent light and colours.
I like very much your note too.