The Songs OF Life: Living On The Edge

Challenge #7 in the The Songs Of Life series. Hosted by The Bacon Wagoneer.
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EdgeOfTheWorld
by myurth
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This was taken at the very top of the LAAX Glacier ski resort in Switzerland. The sign is 5 meters tall warning of a 300 meter plus drop off. If you make it past the cornice the ride to the bottom is unbelievable - Living on the edge!
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Submitted: Tuesday, 7th June, 2011 22:48 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 7th February, 2002
Focal length: 16 mm
Shutter speed: 125 sec
Aperture: F16
ISO: 100
Notes: Howling cold winds at the peak required an external battery pack inside my coat with a cable to the camera body, because the normal battery became inert.
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