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Snapshots

  1. One heck of a place to put a crane...

    Snapshot Title: One heck of a place to put a crane...
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    With views like this, it's no wonder that someone is building way up there...



  2. Coming for a landing...

    Snapshot Title: Coming for a landing...
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    There's a small airport here and here is a low-wing single-motor aircraft coming in for a landing...



  3. Just lovely lighting...

    Snapshot Title: Just lovely lighting...
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:



  4. And yet another timestamp...

    Snapshot Title: And yet another timestamp...
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    The clock time matches: 20 to 9 in the evening...



  5. Out fishing?

    Snapshot Title: Out fishing?
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    Actually, I think it's the mast collapsed down...



  6. What is this?

    Snapshot Title: What is this?
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    Took me a moment to identify it: it's part of a skilift...



  7. Laundry day....

    Snapshot Title: Laundry day....
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    I won't even begin to speculate what this may be...



  8. Restaurant is up there...

    Snapshot Title: Restaurant is up there...
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    This is actually a restaurant up on the ridge overlooking the lake. Access only by cable car...



  9. Stitching error...

    Snapshot Title: Stitching error...
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    That's gotta be one heck of a challenge for your car's suspension otherwise...



  10. Lockheed Constellation...

    Snapshot Title: Lockheed Constellation...
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    This was a real surprise to see: there is a small airport near the town, and for some reason one of the most beautiful and graceful planes ever built, the Lockheed Constellation, aka "Connie", was the...



  11. What Time Is It?

    Snapshot Title: What Time Is It?
    Taken by: John Opie

    Image: Swiss Panorama III
    Image Owner: John Opie



    Description:

    20 before nine in the evening, apparently...