Warning: Parameter 1 to YapbXmlrpcServer::filterYapbOptions() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/kikstra/public_html/wp-includes/plugin.php on line 213
Sunrise from North side of Elbrus, 4800m, stock photography by

Categories

Photo of Maya Temple II in Tikal, Guatemala on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Moscow University on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Climbers on 17k ridge, Denali, Alaska on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Three Uros women on lake Titicaca, Peru on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of The highest campsite in the world on Everest, Tibet on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Russian ladies on the market on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Monte Rosa from Mont Blanc, Alps on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Inside a Masai house, Tanzania. About kerosene lamps and solar-powered LED lights on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Biketravellers Campsite in Austria on ExposedPlanet.com

Sunrise from North side of Elbrus, 4800m 25th August 2007

2 Responses to “Sunrise from North side of Elbrus, 4800m”

  1. 1
    Jason:

    What an awesome feeling being above the clouds… great view.

  2. 2
    mc:

    Breathtaking! I love the monotone colors of blue; beautiful photo.

  • Canon EOS 5D
  • 0.025 s (1/40) (1/40)
  • f/5.0
  • program (auto)
  • 100
  • 2007:07:29 03:04:17
  • Reserved
  • 30.00 (30/1)
  • Auto Exposure
Sunrise from North side of Elbrus, 4800m

The story behind "Sunrise from North side of Elbrus, 4800m"

The sun came up to chase the cold darkness away, while we were climbing at about 4800m altitude. Slowly the wonderful foothills of the Western Caucasus came back into view. As Elbrus is not only the highest mountain of Europe, but also the only big one in the west of the range, you see no other peaks sticking out when climbing from the North and you feel truly on top of the world.

(2 comments add yours: click the link above the image, or share using the buttons.)

Share your Planet!

Click the buttons below to Tweet, Stumble, Reddit or Digg!

Categories:
7 summitsEuropeLandscapesMountainsRussiaSun, Moon & Stars

URL: http://exposedplanet.com/sunrise-from-north-side-of-elbrus-4800m/