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sleeping giant

Northern California

looming at a height of over 14,000 ft (3300m), you certainly can't miss spotting giant Mt Shasta even while driving at speed on Interstate 5...this dormant volcano has a long history of violent eruptions

Nikon D90
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Jean D25-Mar-2013 01:01
Dramatic and powerful scene.
joseantonio02-Jun-2012 19:54
Very nice view of this impressive volcano
Raphael_E14-Oct-2011 15:53
Sleeping and majestic ! Beautiful shot David ! VVV.
Guest 25-Sep-2011 09:49
Great look... hope he sleeps for a long long time :)
Jean Chiasson28-May-2011 18:36
fantastic view love the composition big vote
lisamidi28-May-2011 09:11
A superb shot of this impressive scenery, bv, David!
Carol Rollins27-May-2011 15:38
Very impressive. Great shot. ~
zyziza26-May-2011 16:07
The world is beautiful. Thnx David 4 sharing.
Lamar Nix26-May-2011 13:51
Neat image, especially considering it was taken while driving by!
borisalex26-May-2011 11:33
Beautiful and impressive indeed! V.
Sam Rua26-May-2011 03:33
Gorgeous comp and capture, David.
larose forest photos26-May-2011 01:44
Hard to miss that stunning mountain! It was always a breathtaking view for me and no matter how often I saw it, never tired of its beauty. Your photo captures that magnificence well.
janescottcumming25-May-2011 21:13
That is an imposing looking mountain! I like how you composed this with road near the bottom. Very pretty photo. ~V~
bill friedlander25-May-2011 21:02
Great view of the giant cone and the surrounding countryside. Lets hope it doesn't wake up. V
an nguyen25-May-2011 20:15
It is a beautiful scenery , just witness that in real time is fascinating enough for me .
My dream to take a trip along the Pacific Highway from Vancouver to San Francisco .
Giancarlo Guzzardi25-May-2011 19:51
nice view and superb mountain profile
Stephanie25-May-2011 19:47
Certainly is an impressive mountain! V
Colin Storey25-May-2011 19:23
Fantastic image of this sleeping giant, hope it stays dormant. v
Mairéad25-May-2011 19:08
A very impressive peak rising above the plain. V
Jim Coffman25-May-2011 18:55
But it looks soooo peaceful and beautiful.. Nice capture,David! V
marie-jose wolff25-May-2011 17:52
breathtaking view of this sleeping giant, hope it will stay asleep for a long time... V
Alain Boussac25-May-2011 16:32
Impressive and superb. V.
Aud Elise Sjøsæther25-May-2011 16:19
Hope it will still sleep.. A fantastic view! Wonderful light on the volcano. V
Chris Spracklen25-May-2011 16:08
What a great sight, David!
Superb shot of a stirring landscape.
Walter Otto Koenig25-May-2011 15:59
One can only hope this giant continues its slumber. An impressive view of this gargantuan Volcano. "V"
Gerard Koehl25-May-2011 15:17
Ce sommet est magnifique. V
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