This is a view of Preikestolen (Preacher's Pulpit Rock), which overlooks Lysenfjord. It was a foggy and overcast day, but the fog receded enough to get a few photographs. The place where the people are in the photo is 604 meters above the water. To get to this location you have to hike for about two hours each way.
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giorgimer (34941) 2007-09-28 14:35
powerful image with huge rocks emphasized by the presence o the people.
batalay (37853) 2007-09-28 16:47
I had heard about Pulpit Rock before. This is quite astonishing, but it appears that there is no bannister to keep people, especially children from the edge (I can see one on the right). Thanks for sharing this remarkable view.
Greg1949 (9011) 2007-09-28 20:23
Wow, Alex you have a winner shot here. How magnificent this place must be. Your POV is just great to show us the dramatic scenery. Great capture.
brigondino (98) 2007-09-29 4:34
luciajeronimo (164) 2007-09-30 13:19
Nature is beautiful!
MLINES (12516) 2007-10-02 20:56
Hi Alex. An extraordinary view of this high cliff. The people seem confident that is is secure there. Excellent contribution. TFS. Murray.
- Copyright: Alex Kiefer (kieferal) (279)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-09-11
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Canon EOS 10D, Tamron 17-35 2,8-4 D, B+W UV-HAZE
- Exposure: f/11, 1/45 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2007-09-28 14:21
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