The Smoking Mountain

© Sean Bagshaw

The Smoking Mountain

Uploaded: July 06, 2016 | Entered: July 06, 2016 15:00:02


The very first light kissing El Chaltén. The name means Smoking Mountain in Tehuelche, the language of the ancient nomadic hunters who lived in this part of Patagonia. They named it so because the mountain is almost always shrouded in cloud. We spent three days here and were very fortunate to have clear views each day. But this, the morning of our second day, was by far the most spectacular!

Canon 5DsR, polarizer, 200mm, 1/40 second, f/8, ISO 200.


Susan Williams level-classic July 06, 2016

High drama in this beautiful landscape, Sean. The light is gorgeous. #1662546

John Benway July 07, 2016

Gorgeous light and natural color Sean, you captured the mood beautifully. Very appealing. #11492946

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe July 07, 2016

Wonderful! =^..^= #11492981

Nancy Bergeson level-classic July 07, 2016

Absolutely a favorite of mine ~ gorgeous lighting! #11493063

Thomas L Willis July 07, 2016

Good image technically and esthetically. Well done, Sean. #11493130

Ron Livingston level-deluxe July 12, 2016

Breathtaking capture. #11495172

Harriet Feagin level-classic July 13, 2016

Stunning. #11495301

Linda S. Smith level-classic August 31, 2016

Spectacular image Sean! A fav for me! #11511503

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic September 01, 2016

Spectacular indeed! Congratulations on your superb winner!! #11511690

Ann Lyssenko level-addict September 01, 2016

Gorgeously moody Sean! What a spectacular view! Congratulations on being a Winner! Ann #11511780

JO ANN CLEVELAND September 01, 2016

This is absolutely beautiful, so glad the Judges selected this as a Winner!!! #11511803

Kevin OToole September 02, 2016

A beauty. Congratulations, Sean. #11512359

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