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Jim Jakosh

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11-19-2015 02:04 PM

Topic tags/keywords: beauty

G’day, mates!
This has nothing at all to do with woodworking, but this is so beautiful I felt like sharing it with the 115,000 Lumberjocks here and most of us will never get near Mt Everest.
Now you can say you’ve been there….......kinda…........ Well you’ve seen it up close.
Enjoy…............Cheers, Jim

Teton Gravity Research released the first ultra HD footage of the Himalayas shot from above 20,000 ft. with the GSS C520 system, the most advanced-gyro-stabilized camera system in the world. It was filmed from a helicopter with a crew flying from Kathmandu at 4,600 ft. up to 24,000 ft. on supplemental oxygen, these are some of the most stable, crisp, clear aerial shots of these mountains ever released, which include Mt. Everest, Ama Dablam, and Lhotse.

https://vimeo.com/121045965

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!


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Carey Mitchell

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#1 posted 11-19-2015 03:19 PM

Wow !

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#2 posted 11-19-2015 04:54 PM

That was very cool Jim. Thanks for sharing that.

It’s a very beautiful world we live in

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#3 posted 11-19-2015 05:33 PM

AWESOME…

Who said there was no God… to make such Wonders?

Thank you!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#4 posted 11-19-2015 07:28 PM



AWESOME…

Who said there was no God… to make such Wonders?

Thank you!

- Joe Lyddon


God? I thought plate tectonics made them?

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#5 posted 11-19-2015 09:00 PM

DKV, who made the quarks? Jim, thank you for the view and there were lots of trees and there had to
be lots of woodworking in those buildings. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 78 yr young apprentice carpenter

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#6 posted 11-19-2015 09:08 PM

Amazing, the contrast from the opening scenes to the mountains tells you that Man is just a parasite on the face of the Earth.

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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DKV

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#7 posted 11-19-2015 10:03 PM



Amazing, the contrast from the opening scenes to the mountains tells you that Man is just a parasite on the face of the Earth.

- Andre


I agree. Man is like a deadly virus that just keeps spreading…

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#8 posted 11-19-2015 10:07 PM

Brilliant

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#9 posted 11-19-2015 10:12 PM



DKV, who made the quarks?

- Bluepine38


The quarks are god. Nothing is more elemental than a quark…

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#10 posted 11-19-2015 11:26 PM


Amazing, the contrast from the opening scenes to the mountains tells you that Man is just a parasite on the face of the Earth.

- Andre

I agree. Man is like a deadly virus that just keeps spreading…

- DKV

Looks like you are Living proof… :) LOL

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#11 posted 11-19-2015 11:47 PM

Joe, you’re not right often but in this case you are. I am part of the earth killing virus just as you and all other humans are. I’m glad you understand…

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#12 posted 11-20-2015 01:13 AM

DKV, sorry… I am living in a much better world than you are…

GOOD LUCK…

You need it?

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#13 posted 11-20-2015 02:30 AM

I heartily agree with Joe!!!!

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#14 posted 11-20-2015 05:00 AM

Jim, thanks for posting that. Absolutely stunning!!!!!! It is Visuals like that, that hopefully make the Human Race realize how precious that nature and all its beauty is.

Regards,

Cliff.

-- Cliff Australia : Snoring is good. It blows away all the Sawdust.

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#15 posted 11-20-2015 11:54 AM

Hi Cliff, The beauty in nature like those mountains or spalting in wood only God can provide for us to enjoy!!!!!!!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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