Author Archive for: ‘Jake Norton’

Antarctica Panorama by Jake Norton.

Massive Panorama from Antarctica’s Vinson Massif

Going through the archives again, I came upon this panorama I shot in 2011 on the Branscomb Glacier in Antarctica. …

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A man prays in the brackish waters of the Hoogly (Ganges) River as it nears the Bay of Bengal at Fairley Ghat, Kolkata, India.

Thursday Thought: Ganges, Revered and Reviled

I’m putting together a presentation on the Himalaya and the Ganges River today for my daughter’s first grade class, and …

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Another panorama from #Everest, this…

Another panorama from #Everest, this time from the South Col at 26,000 feet. Taken on the 2009 @eddiebauer Everest expedition. Check out the full, interactive version on the #MountainWorld blog, or on the @gigapansystems website.

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Panorama of Mount Everest from the South Col, 26,000 feet

Interactive Panorama of Everest from the South Col

On Monday, I posted a huge panorama I took in 2012 of Mount Everest from Pumori Camp 1. And, I …

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Cropped bit of a #gigapixel…

Cropped bit of a #gigapixel panorama of Mount #Everest shot from #Pumori Camp 1 in 2012. Check out the full, interactive version on my blog, thanks to @gigapansystems. Go to Enjoy!

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Panorama of Mount Everest from Pumori Camp 1, Nepal, 2012. The image shows Mount Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, and the surrounding peaks, including those far down valley. © Jake Norton / MountainWorld Productions.

Mount Everest Gigapan Image from Pumori

I’ve been going through the archives a bit here recently, and was looking again at some of my gigapan panorama …

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Happy Maha #Shivaratri! Today, most…

Happy Maha #Shivaratri! Today, most #Hindus will celebrate #Shiva, and the convergence of Shiva and #Shakti. It’s an amazing celebration, especially at the important #Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu, Nepal. In this photo from #GangaS2S, Mount #Shivling rises high above the fertile meadow of #Tapovan, Garhwal Himalaya. @eddiebauer #Surface #Instagram #liveyouradventure

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Heading today to New York…

Heading today to New York for a special #GangaS2S media event. Our expedition won’t have happened without the support and vision of our primary sponsors/partners, @eddiebauer and @microsoftcorporation #Surface. In this photo, @pedromcbride and @davidcmorton work on their Surface Pro’s in Muni Baba’s shelter in #Tapovan, #Garhwal #Himalaya, #India.

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The front yard herd is…

The front yard herd is back – 42 elk at one time today. Beautiful they are, wild they aren’t. @wendebvalentine

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Sitting on the plane home…

Sitting on the plane home this morning gazing at the magnificent artistry of the #Colorado River carving the desert of Arizona, and simultaneously reading a great article in @theweekmag talking to @pedromcbride about the river’s woes. Nice words, Pete, and thanks as always for your advocacy for #water and the #ColoradoRiver!

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