The Curve Ahead  

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Uploaded: 08/14/08 2:16 PM GMT
The Curve Ahead
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What's around that curve ahead and the next one and the next one....well, head up to Colorado Springs and take the Pike's Peak Highway and you will end up on the top. (14,110 ft.) With lots of curves and a speed limit of around 15 mph, the nineteen mile stretch is a wonderful, but nerve racking fun time. :))


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08/14/08 4:05 PM GMT
o my gawd tha is so cool
the waterfall, the mountain, the cloud, the everything !!!!!
you did an awesome job
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08/14/08 6:43 PM GMT
lovely shot.. and that's one curve for sure.. must be awsome to be there in person.. i can just about smell the fresh mountain air.. great job and good luck in this curvy competition
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Marietha ****Live every day as if it's your last... and take "pictures" of it ;) ****
08/14/08 10:09 PM GMT
Hey Lady, How cool to see you posting and this is a good entry. Good Luck. sandi♥
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Nature in all her glory is my uplift on life.
08/15/08 6:05 AM GMT
Wonderful contest entry Ruby. Looks like a sharp curve to me ... love the mountains in the background. Very well captured & best of luck.
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Best wide-angle lens? Two steps backward. Look for the 'ah-ha'. Ernest Haas
08/15/08 12:13 AM GMT
Very good view of the mountain and the road,the picture is very lovely,good luck.
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08/15/08 4:42 PM GMT
I can imagine what the ride up is like... my toes would be tingling with every turn of the road... but that wouldn't stop me... Great entry, Sis, the curving road and those mountains are awe-inspiring... and may the luck be yours!
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"If I dream I shall be real, or really myself..." Robert Penn Warren
08/17/08 5:22 AM GMT
a wonderful view and a great road trip...great shot:)
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10/23/08 12:35 AM GMT
I think I would have included more road and less sky to improve the composition here. I would have been tempted to increase the contrast here a little to make it less misty. The trees in the foreground are good, and otherwise a decent picture.
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11/07/08 11:56 AM GMT
There's a lot going on here with the contrast between the trees and the mountain and the sky. Looks like you had a wonderful time!
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All of earth is crammed with heaven And every bush aflame with God But only those who see take off their shoes. - Elizabeth Barrett Browning<p> mygallery
01/15/09 12:41 AM GMT
I took that road to the top of Pike's Peak back in '93. It was fantastic, and I loved the store at the summit. I was in there for hours. (That's cause I was scared to drive back down. LOL.) Very nice shot.

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