Evren wrote:That entrance looks steeper than anything. I don't know whether to be impressed with the photo for capturing that (they hardly ever do) or with the skiers for diving in.
Skidog wrote:Evren wrote:That entrance looks steeper than anything. I don't know whether to be impressed with the photo for capturing that (they hardly ever do) or with the skiers for diving in.
It's not really as steep as it looks IMHO. The entrance the skier in the pic took was just a perfect run in. I dropped right down what looks to be a vertical face in the pic. Smooth edgable chalk and just a short side slip down not your first turn. 100 feet in you hit the soft stuff and it was divine.
kingslug wrote:While the enterance does look insane it no way compares to liitle chute. Even I felt fine dropping in where as little years before..freaked me out like nothing else..
Admin wrote:And for once we actually had someone along with some talent behind the camera lens. Corey Kopischke is a professional photographer currently based in both Steamboat Springs and here in Utah. The rest of these photos (except for the last one at dinner) were taken by Corey and used here with his permission.
baldyskier wrote:Great shots of some impressive terrain! What kind of camera/lens was Corey using? I have a DSLR, but it never makes it to the slopes because I'm concerned about damaging it and possibly myself if I fall on it. That looks like some hairy terrain to be toting a DSLR into. I'm wondering if Corey has developed workarounds (or has a good alternative type of camera).
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