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Avalanche Tunnel

Posted by
amy (Nanaimo, BC, Canada) on 16 July 2007 in Architecture and Portfolio.

This is my take on one of the avalanche tunnels when coming through Glacier National Park to the Roger's Pass. I've travelled through these tunnels since I was a child and always love going through them.

NIKON D70 1/60 second F/3.5 ISO 200 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Jen from Alpharetta, United States

Coooooolllll tunnel!!!!
Love the perspective and the blue effect...nicely done Dahling!

16 Jul 2007 11:53am

@Jen: They are cool... I can't explain why but I love those tunnels and going through them. Weird, eh?!! LOL

Behrooz from Tehran, Iran

I love shots with a story, shot that mean something to us!
This is one of those photos that you go right inside.

16 Jul 2007 12:30pm

@Behrooz: That's a wonderful thing to say Behrooz!! Thank you.

And your post today of the draganising... just amazing!

Rahul from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Awesome Amy, and the cropping really rock. Good PS work too. :)

16 Jul 2007 2:37pm

@Rahul: Thanks bud!!

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

That's really cool. Very sci-fi looking.

16 Jul 2007 4:33pm

Stunner from Kingston, Jamaica

Neat shot Amy and the blue effect works nicely!

16 Jul 2007 4:44pm

Adiemus from Christchurch, New Zealand

Makes me feel slightly nauseous - the effect of moving forward at great speed. Great shot Amy!

16 Jul 2007 7:07pm

@Adiemus: Yeah, I get that Bronnie!! Most especially since the guy behind the wheel (Mr Amy) thinks he's Mario Andretti when he's driving through the mountains!! LOL

Matt Trujillo Photography from Portland, United States

Beautiful shot.

My inner photo-geek wonders... The color range reminds me of some shots in arc-sodium lighting with daylight white balance. Did you achieve the blue effect with the white-balance setting of the camera, or did you do it in post?

16 Jul 2007 8:31pm

@Matt Trujillo Photography: I did it all in post. It was already a fairly interesting shot but I wanted to knock it up a notch. Always tinkering.. that's me!! LOL

Steph from Hamar, Norway

Nice shot! I really like how it bends in the far distance.

16 Jul 2007 9:01pm

MaryB from Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Wow! great shot, stunning colour :)

16 Jul 2007 9:52pm

Jose Antonio from Barcelona, Spain

Tienes una fotos preciosas, gracias por tu vista y comentario.
Saludos.

16 Jul 2007 10:03pm

bronzebilly u.k. from cardiff, United Kingdom

yo cutes--top colour--very nice--great speedy feel from this baby--when you were a child??--could they build tunnels like this,that long ago??hee hee--billy--come on!!!

16 Jul 2007 11:35pm

@bronzebilly u.k.: Well, billy, you know that after I invented the wheel and discovered fire (or was it the other way around.. getting addled in my old age).... I had to do something fairly spectacular. Voila! Tunnels!! I told Moses all about tunnels but .. well.. you know HIS story!

Thanks.... you're always a challenge.. heeheehee

Robert from Oshawa, Canada

Very surreal. This looks like a scene in a sci-fi movie.

17 Jul 2007 1:36am

NIKON D70
1/60 second
F/3.5
ISO 200
27 mm (35mm equiv.)