Zermatt is a municipality in the district of Visp in the German-speaking section of the canton of Valais in Switzerland. It has a population of about 5,800 inhabitants.
The village is situated at the end of Mattertal at an altitude of 1,620 m (5,310 ft), at the feet of Switzerland's highest peaks. It lies about 10 km (6.2 mi) from the over 10,800 ft (3,291.84 m) high Theodul Pass bordering Italy.
In the back you can see Mattherhorn 4,478 metres (14,690 ft) high.
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corjan3 (2053) 2012-04-07 2:05
The slight oversharpening here works well with the light emanating from the cable cars as if it illuminates the mountains. I immediately wondered whether it was the Matterhorn in the background and your note confirmed. A beautiful scene with excellent composition. Well done.
alin-m (3716) 2012-04-07 4:23
How nice image.Great moment to make the photo!!!Congratulations.
- Copyright: Jacek Bruszewski (jacekb70) (313)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2010-10-07
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: NIKON D 300, 18-200 AF-S VR Nikkor
- Exposure: f/11, 1/125 seconds
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- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-04-07 1:36