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Forum: Photos 03-24-2015, 07:23 PM
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Posted By ktanska
To macjake: Snowmobiles

Thanks Craig,
I was just walking. But indeed snowmobiles are quite popular in rural areas. There are about 140000 of those in Finland. My sister's family has one.
Kari
Forum: Photos 03-11-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By ktanska
To EstudioChispa: Snowkiters

Thanks Russ,
There were <A HREF="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snowkiting">snowkiters</A> on the other side of the lake.
Kari
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 02-25-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,303
Posted By ktanska
Invalid ac_i_query

Apostrophe (´) is at least one character that seems to cause Invalid ac_i_query at the moment, if used on critique.
How strange is that?
Kari
Forum: Photos 02-18-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 74
Posted By ktanska
To willperrett: Camera settings

Thanks Will,
Metering mode was Center Weighted Average with exposure bias -2 steps.
Kari
Forum: Photos 02-10-2015, 05:16 PM
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Posted By ktanska
To macjake: Elevator

Thanks Craig,
Yes, there's an elevator inside the mountain.
Kari
Forum: Photos 01-14-2015, 07:45 PM
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Posted By ktanska
To macjake: weather

Thanks Craig,
You guessed it. Up to +15 on sunshine and a lot cooler after sunset. It was +2 and sleet the next day at the airport of Milan.
Kari
Forum: Photos 11-24-2014, 06:52 PM
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Posted By ktanska
To emka: Australian journeys

Thanks Malgo,
Four times in 23 years isn't really that often. They are all holidays.
Kari
Forum: Photos 11-12-2014, 09:31 AM
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Posted By ktanska
To lousat: Airline seat

Thanks Luciano,
The place was not a matter of luck, I deliberately chose window seat on the left behind the wing. But the weather of course is what you happen to get.
Kari
Forum: Photos 11-11-2014, 06:54 PM
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Posted By ktanska
To macjake: Golf courses

Thanks Craig,
I actually remember the golf courses further back from my first visit to Sydney in 1991. On the arrival the bus of our group took us first a few km around the airport perimeter and the...
Forum: Photos 10-31-2014, 06:15 AM
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Views: 104
Posted By ktanska
To eldancer1: Helicopters

Thanks Eleu,
I was especially wondering about refueling of helicopters.
Kari
Forum: Photos 09-30-2014, 10:39 AM
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Views: 178
Posted By ktanska
To macjake: That controversial sign.

Thanks Craig,
Short answer is because it was used by Finnish Air Force long before Germany. Emblem was changed but not before the end of war against Soviet Union.

Longer answer copied from...
Forum: Photos 09-22-2014, 06:46 PM
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Posted By ktanska
To dkmurphys: Weather

Tyhanks Daniel,
Here in Finland summer was surprisingly hot and sunny.
Kari
Forum: Photos 08-31-2014, 07:40 PM
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Posted By ktanska
To macjake: PoV

Thanks Craig,
No this one is from the hotel room balcony, like the previous one.
Kari
Forum: Photos 08-17-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 204
Posted By ktanska
To lousat: Railway accident in Tiefencastel.

Thanks Luciano,
Yes, I noticed that news too, it happened on one of my favourite railway lines near Tiefencastel. That wasn't actually high up on the mountains but on a steep river gorge. But...
Forum: Photos 08-06-2014, 06:08 PM
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Views: 214
Posted By ktanska
To macjake: Speed of trains

Thanks Craig,
Speed is relative of course but neither Berninabahn nor Berner Oberland Bahn trains would normally be called high speed trains. They are narrow gauge trains on steep terrain, BOB even...
Forum: Photos 08-04-2014, 05:48 AM
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Posted By ktanska
To macjake: Train direction

Thanks Craig,
The train is going downhill and I was in it. This was shot from an open window.
Kari
Forum: Photos 08-03-2014, 01:40 PM
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Posted By ktanska
To Royaldevon: Swiss trains

Thanks Bev,
I'd like to see more phots of trains too.
And have been trying to do my share. Some of my Swiss train shots can be seen on these themes:
Rhätische Bahn railway...
Forum: Photos 07-28-2014, 12:55 PM
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Views: 205
Posted By ktanska
To macjake: Cows

Thanks Craig,
No, the cows are not wild. They are just not tightly fenced. That's quite typical for alpine pastures. And that's also the reason for the cowbells. You can always here were they are...
Forum: Photos 07-14-2014, 11:38 AM
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Views: 235
Posted By ktanska
To Royaldevon: Huts

Thanks Bev,
As far as I understood, beach staff rents them.
Kari
Forum: Photos 06-02-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 290
Posted By ktanska
To delpeoples: weekend

Thanks Lisa,
To be honest I didn't even know the sign was bilingual.
I surely had a good weekend, a long one in Germany!
Kari
Forum: Photos 05-14-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 288
Posted By ktanska
To UlfE: Rubber tyres

Tack Ulf,
Yes rubber tyres are clearly visible on other pictores I took.
Kari
Forum: Photos 05-07-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 286
Posted By ktanska
To delpeoples: Pinkish tinge

Thanks Lisa,
Optimistic thinking! But no. It's no doubt caused by Chinese smog.
Kari
Forum: Photos 04-27-2014, 02:59 PM
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Views: 249
Posted By ktanska
To emka: Planes

Thanks Malgo,
The airport is in the opposite direction.
Kari
Forum: Photos 04-26-2014, 08:03 AM
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Views: 257
Posted By ktanska
To Waylim: Larger version

Thanks Way,
Oh, right click on the image seems to be a Firefox feature, at least it didn't work with Internet Explorer. But you can see the big version also by using the old beta.trekearth.com view....
Forum: Forum Feedback and Support 04-09-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 26,590
Posted By ktanska
Turks and Caicos Islands

Hi Viviane,
Turks and Caicos Islands is also missing from British overseas territories.

- Kari
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