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The spearhead by KirlianCamera The spearhead by KirlianCamera
www.konstantinosvasilakis.com

For this shot I experienced a feeling I have never experienced and it kind of changed my life. The feeling of waking up underneath an impressive peak painted silver by the moon, in complete silence and with the snow sparkling at the headlamp beams. It changed my life cause it made me realize where I always want to be and no matter how happy I am wherever I am there will always be a place where I know I can be happier. This was the awaking the night we started our trek for the Dragonlake a 2 hours trek in grassy meadows and patches of snow in order to reach an elevation of 2100 and our destination.

In the picture you can see the lake of course home of some beautiful alpine salamanders that look like dragons hence the name of the place and at the back you can see two peaks being hit by the morning sun. In the foreground the peak of Ploskos (2377m) and at the back the pointy on the peak of Gamila(2497m)

Hope you like it

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*tech stuff

First shot
Camera: Nikon D3s
Lens: AF-S Nikkor ED 17-35mm f/2.8D IF@19mm
Aperture: f/11
Shutter Speed:3"
ISO: 200
Flash: Did not fire
VR: OFF
Filters: Cokin Z121M (2 stop GND soft)
Tripod: YES
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SheriLynn512 Featured By Owner May 6, 2012
Magnificent
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Arabian-TigerFoot Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
WOWWW I LOVEEE the color!! :heart: and the scene is just breathtaking! :aww:
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DeadlyIlluminati Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2011
Wow this is such an amazing shot, im speechless.
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KirlianCamera Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2011  Professional Photographer
Thank you Josh
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DeadlyIlluminati Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2011
No problem
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nmdelgado Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2010  Professional Photographer
Stunning detail and sharpness! :o
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KirlianCamera Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2011  Professional Photographer
Clear morning high altitude. Works wonders :D
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nmdelgado Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2011  Professional Photographer
I can see that! :o
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Trashins Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
beautiful
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KirlianCamera Featured By Owner Jan 11, 2011  Professional Photographer
Thank you very much :D
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