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Oberaletsch Hut under the Milky way, Switzerland
© Ben Tibbetts
Camera used: D810
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Your night time photos are really great btw, something I have never got my head around is the time and effort required when I should be sleeping! This one I like over the others in that the headtorch beam is 'beamed', really well done.
colinthrelfall - 02/Oct/15
As I said on FB think this is one of my favourite of your night shots. The leading line of the valley glacier makes it for me.
James Rushforth - 03/Oct/15
Thanks guys!!
Ben Tibbetts - 03/Oct/15
Really nice shot though I am wondering if it was two shots with one focused on the foreground or did the person with the headlight stand still for 25 - 30 seconds.
Garbhanach - 03/Oct/15
Thanks, the dude with headlamp is me.. i ran down the steep grassy bank in oversized crocs for each exposure.. 10 sec delay mode then 25 sec exposure!
Ben Tibbetts - 03/Oct/15
felt - 07/Oct/15
That is an astounding photo and I loved your explanation of how you managed to get yourself and torchlight into the scene.
FJC - 08/Oct/15
Amazing Ben
Simonfarfaraway - 09/Oct/15
Congratulations! This photo was chosen as Photo of the Week, based on votes by registered users over the past 7 days.
UKC Photos - 11/Oct/15
This photo is one of the most impressive I've seen in a long time!
Stanners - 14/Oct/15
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