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  • Rural life

    by Gherzak | 12th of May, 2015

    Rural villages, rustic homes, mountain villages, ancient lowland farms have a special charm. It's like they retain the time spent. They are like a living picture of the lives of the generations of yore.   In the buildings, walls, doors, and in every single detail there... More
  • Shooting in the Alps

    by Gherzak | 6th of February, 2015

    The photograph of alpine landscapes requires, in addition to photography skills, a certain passion for hiking and for the mountains. Some locations are easily accessible by car or by cableway. Often, though, you need to walk for hours, in conditions of fatigue and of difficulties... More

    by Gherzak | 16th of January, 2015

    In winter, the clear sky makes extraordinary the alpine landscapes.   See Article
  • Unusual view

    by Thorken | 16th of January, 2015

    In Austrian Alps there is one restaurant with it´s own brewery (making wonderful beer) and an extraordinary toilet room. When a man needs, he can watch the beauty of mountains. I didn´t see the women´s room but girls in our companion didn´t say anything about their view.... More
  • Winter wonderland

    by Nadsdl | 1st of January, 2015

    It's a new year, it's winter in the Northern hemisphere, and there is no better place to be to experience the beauty of winter than the Swiss alps. I have spent some time over the last few weeks in the alps. A true winter wonderland.       The beauty and magic... More
  • Mountain Lanscapes

    by Davidemontalenti | 6th of January, 2014

    Mountain landscapes... what other to say? Let's start with this new collection! The slopes of Mount Blanc Massif The steep granite peak of Mount Blanc Massif The high green greezing... More
  • collection of trekking pictures in Gran Paradiso National Park Italy

    by Andmorg | 28th of November, 2012

    Hi all! My new collection needs your input. Take a look and send your pics. collection of trekking pictures in the Alps Thanks to everybody! See Article
  • Italian's Mountain

    by Hotmax | 26th of November, 2012

    Another collection of the beautiful Italy. The Alps and Dolomites are really fantastic! Do you know? Click here for the entire collection More
  • Another adventure

    by Cristalloid | 24th of August, 2012

    Recently I made a hike through the high mountains of Valais near Zermatt, a small town in the Swiss Alps. It was breathtaking to watch all these 4000-meter-peaks with glittering glaciers and famous names, crossing the Gorner Glacier and ascending to the New Monte Rosa... More
  • New Images

    by Cristalloid | 15th of August, 2012

    I just put some new images to my Mountaineering Collection. Have fun with them! More
  • New Collection - Northern Italy

    by Laroach | 20th of February, 2012

    Just created the collection "Northern Italy" based on images from the Trentino - Alto Adige region of Italy. I visited this beautiful area of the Italian Alps in Oct. and loved it! Do you have any images from this region? Let me know and I will consider adding them to my... More
  • Blue Lake in Aosta-Valley

    by Buffy1982 | 24th of February, 2011

    A beautiful view of the Blue Lake in Aosta-Valley in the italian alps. Lake Bleu or Lake Blue as it is called is a mile up the road prior to Breuil-Cervinia. This lake has 1918 meter of altitude, having alpine vegetation colored in autumn foliage. The underwater algae... More
  • Wow - my first two assignment files

    by Jdanne | 29th of September, 2010

    For the "Hidden local treasures" I uploaded three photos, and two were accepted!!! This first local treasure is hidden under the earth, built by the Romans, forgotten for centuries and now one of the major tourist attractions in Istanbul/Turkey: The Basilica cistern.... More
  • Winter sport vacation

    by Peter.kirillov | 26th of February, 2010

    Bonjour! Just came back from wonderful and snowy French Alps! Excellent snow, a lot of snow, perfect skiing and good people! It was in La Plagne and huge Paradiski area. Apart from skiing we did a huge amount of pictures. Hope that our customers would find them, like... More
  • Switzerland

    by Cristalloid | 14th of February, 2010

    Hello everyone, I just put some images from my portfolio of Switzerland together, I hope you enjoy them. More
  • Engelberg :: my first RAW sold

    by Emicristea | 27th of July, 2009

    Friday i sold this landscape in RAW format. I am curious where the picture gone for use, and how it looks with the changes made by buyer. Is one of my best picture, with lot of sales, made last year in Switerland Alps (near Engelberg resort). Engelberg is a village in... More
  • Snow, snow, more snow!!!

    by Southernstar71 | 16th of February, 2009

    It's been quite a Winter here in Switzerland so far: very large amounts of snowfall, low temperatures (last weekend the coldest part of the country reached a spectacular -32.5 C), and certainly ski resorts are not complaining! Well, maybe those that spent millions to buy... More
  • Winter images

    by Tomdraug | 12th of February, 2009

    I have reached 17 photos and for the first time I got some shots approved without any fuss :O I dug out some older shots from last year late winter. The problem with battery - it was -20 degree Celcius - I am tough guy but my battery was not. I burned 3 lithium... More
  • Matterhorn, Switzerland

    by Bogdan | 23rd of September, 2008

    With a elevation of 4'478m (14'692 ft), Matterhorn is the most famous mountain in Europe. Situated in the European Alps, at the border between Switzerland and Italy, it has in fact two names. To the north (Switzerland) and the most part of the world is known as Matterhorn,... More
  • Gornergratbahn in Switzerland

    by Emicristea | 19th of August, 2008

    The Gornergratbahn is a 9 km long gauge mountain rack railway, with Abt rack system. It leads from Zermatt (1604 m), up to the Gornergrat (3089 m). In Zermatt there are no motorised vehicles. You can arrive with train from Tasch, the last village with motorised permision.... More

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