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Pit Caving - Spring Break 2016

 
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Mar 30, 2016 13:53 |  #1

The WVU Student Grotto went caving...


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The Oasis, self portrait. Blue Spring Cave, Tennessee. Lit with one gigantic number 50 flashbulb from down below.


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Looking up and out of the 230ft entrance drop to Valhalla, AL. Climbers are about 150ft and 190ft off the floor.


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Looking down while climbing out of Valhalla, about 190ft off the floor.


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Rappeling through the fog into Conley Hole. Back lit with a single M3.


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Climbing out of the 163ft South Pittsburg Pit. Lit with M3s.

SX30IS, T3i, 18-55 IS II, 55-250 IS... life is good.

  
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Mar 30, 2016 13:56 |  #2

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Climbing through the fog out of Conley Hole. it with No 50s.


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Jessi Lowman in the classic entrance to Stephens Gap Cave, AL.


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Enough said... :)

Videos from the trip: https://www.youtube.co​m …kmKuoxjU&featur​e=youtu.be (external link)

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Mar 30, 2016 13:56 |  #3

Outstanding.

I always enjoy these series. Makes me want to go caving!

Very best,


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Mar 31, 2016 12:30 |  #4

excellent.


not drowning...just waving.

  
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Mar 31, 2016 18:20 |  #5

These are fantastic shots. I don't think that I would have the nerve to go where you guys go but I really admire the photo's thanks for sharing


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