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December 11, 2004

Olympics

It is not often that we get a good view of the Olympic mountains. It takes a special light direction and a lack of clouds and fog to expose them. When this happens the view is magnificent. There is no way pictures can portrait this accurately. Or at least not the kind of pictures I take.

It is still a bit dark and wet this morning but it looks like the mountains in the distance are radiating.

In hour or so, because of the change of light and some clouds, they will disappear from the view. I never cared much about a view, but waking up with this in the morning is rather special.

Posted by Werner Vogels at December 11, 2004 12:56 PM
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those are beautiful even with your unprofessional equipment. I feel the same about trying to share what it looks like here in the fall. The pics are nice - but not really if you are looking at the real thing.

Posted by: Julie Lerman on December 11, 2004 01:59 PM

The Northwest has moments of beauty and wonder that a camera can't quite capture. I've lived here for most of my life and sometimes it still takes my breath away. You have a special morning view indeed - enjoy! Thanks for sharing... and a very-belated welcome to you and your family!

Posted by: Julie Leung on December 11, 2004 06:40 PM