Photography is hard work

posted on 15th of june, 2011

June 10th I went climbimg Pico volcano in the Azores, here goes the story of that day.

It all started at 2AM, we started climbing at that hour so that we could see the sunrise. At 1600m high my knee (had surgery) started to give away but the will to take photos at the top kept pushing me up.

After 4 hours climbing we reached the top and all the hard work started to pay off. the view is just gorgeous. It was a pety that the clouds were blocking the view down, now I feel obligated to climb it again to take pictures of a clear day on top of the mountain

It's hard work to take pictures, bu it feels great at the end ;)

Comments (11)

Posted by Egomezta on June 15, 2011
Congratulations for your achievement. Great images.
Posted by Digikhmer on June 15, 2011
I am 100000% agree with you that capturing the mountain sceneries, you have to push your body beyond his limit. At the end, reviewing all the picture, you can feel so great and so proud of yourself. It is what I did when I was living in the Vosges (Alsace, Est of France, Strasbourg). Unfortunately, the digital camera is not so advanced as we have today. In Netherlands, where I am living now, everything is flat - no such pictures for me. Congrats for you pictures with envies ;)
Posted by Picstudio on June 15, 2011
Lovely pics! great work.
Posted by Nero67 on June 15, 2011
Beautiful images, congratulations!!!
Posted by Klicaqui on June 15, 2011
thank you
Posted by Defess on June 15, 2011
It's a very nice photos!
Posted by Mariaam on June 15, 2011
Great photos! I wish you a lot of sales!
Posted by Malajscy on June 15, 2011
Real break from everyday problems :)
Posted by Haslinda on June 15, 2011
I love mountain scenery. What a great feeling to be at the top! Must be such a surreal feeling and scenery. All the best for your knees and portfolio. Cheers!
Posted by Klicaqui on June 15, 2011
i agree meryll its a great feeling
Posted by Meryll on June 15, 2011
There is nothing like standing on top of a mountain watching how a night turns into a day... Wish you success with the pics.

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