Mt Shishapangma camp, Tibet

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Advance base camp at 19,500ft near the ice pinnacles - late in the day stormclouds.

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Week #59 winner of "200 Views weekly photo contest".
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Winner of Jan. 30, 2007 Earthshots.org pick of the day -
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Winner of ACC photo contest in Calgary, and West Canadian Graphics photo contest.

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  1. anjoudiscus 64 months ago | reply

    Un monde étrange et beau !


    A+++ Grade Photo! please join us

  2. reurinkjan 62 months ago | reply

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  3. Christopher J. Morley 60 months ago | reply

    Stunning location and capture!
    I agree, this is definitively an artwork!!!and my comment deserve a fave!!

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  4. Clickr_Flickr 55 months ago | reply

    Wonderful pic & place...

  5. fischerfotografie.nl 55 months ago | reply

    hi, stunning shot ! well done ! can you explain me where in tibet mt shishapangma is located. how do you reach it by road and how many days does it take to reach this camp ? the view is really really nice. the picture even better...
    greats and thanks a lot, marcel ( www.reismomenten.nl )

  6. ESLaura [deleted] 54 months ago | reply

    This photo is being used on the Toyota website, just FYI www.toyota.com/vehicles/minisite/4Runner/

  7. xtremepeaks 54 months ago | reply

    Thank you ESLaura, I saw that - they have a number of flickr pictures there. of course they never ask anyone for permission.

  8. Marioleona 53 months ago | reply

    GREAT image, congrats!!!

  9. Fahd Munir 47 months ago | reply

    surreal its unreal.. Awesome.. this photo is powerful
    well im going there in October.. part of the itinerary was base camp of mount. Shishapangma.. woow i was reading all about it today till i passed by your photo..
    Any suggestions??

  10. t'ma 46 months ago | reply


    nomination for mountainsnaps
    we'll be glad to add this snap in the pool.

  11. Medello 43 months ago | reply

    amazing picture it's fantastic

  12. lalande21185 41 months ago | reply

    Surreal, forboding, and inspiring! It must be an honor to say you've been there amidst such desolate beauty.

  13. rikhav.prateek 39 months ago | reply

    I like this one......
    Very beautiful click!!!!....

    Simply awesome

    Thanks for sharing.

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  14. TheWildMountainMan 37 months ago | reply

    I own a Toyota 4Runner. Do you think I can reach Shishapangma camp with it?

  15. Colskier1 30 months ago | reply

    Fascinating pinnacles, nice comp.

  16. mail.matt 28 months ago | reply

    Fantastic place, fantastic shot!

  17. mlhradio 27 months ago | reply

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