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Shelter From the Cold

Shelter From the Cold

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Along the 12-mile road from main base to the radar site are 12 shelters; spaced one mile apart. The weather in Thule can change so quickly for the worse that these shacks may well save your life if things go badly on the 25-minute trip. They are constantly heated with JP8, have a few cots, food and cold-weather gear.
(Exposure was boosted to show more of its detail)

Nikon D300 ,Nikkor 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6g IF-ED AF-S DX VR
15s f/8.0 at 18.0mm iso400 hide exif
Full EXIF Info
Date/Time04-Dec-2011 15:51:35
ModelNIKON D300
Flash UsedNo
Focal Length18 mm
Exposure Time15.00 sec
ISO Equivalent400
Exposure Bias
White Balance
Metering Modematrix (5)
JPEG Quality
Exposure Programmanual (1)
Focus Distance7.94 m

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Long Bach Nguyen17-Jan-2016 16:37
love the glow of the red light and wonderful exposure
pkocinski21-Dec-2011 23:53
That's a scary thought to have to "survive" in a box out there!
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