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Chüematta

A higher-resolution version of the panoramic view from my previous post about our hike from Isenfluh, photographed from high above the southern end of the Lütschine and Lauterbrunnen valleys as they open into the Bödeli plain near Interlaken and Lake Brienz. This part of the mountain is called Chüematta: Swiss German for “Cow Meadow”.

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Bödeli, Interlaken, Switzerland

Photographed from the cog wheel train to Schynige Platte. "Bödeli" is the Swiss German name for the plain between the lakes of Thun and Brienz, upon which Interlaken, Bönigen, Unterseen and Matten lie.

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At Long Last

It’s been a very busy time since we returned from Scotland, which has meant that there hasn’t been much time for photography. I had to work late last night, forcing me to drive home with a company car and allowing me to drive along the fast road between Interlaken and Brienz early this morning on […]

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Brienzersee at Bönigen, Switzerland

It’s been a very busy time since we returned from Scotland, which has meant that there hasn’t been much time for photography. I had to work late last night, leading me to driving home with a company car, which allowed me to drive along the fast road between Interlaken and Brienz early this morning on […]

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The Bendy Pole

Quite possibly the most bizarre photograph I have ever taken. I frequently manage to catch one of the electricity cable pylons alongside the train tracks in a photo, but this is the first time ever that I have seen this effect. The pole is in reality perfectly vertical, but has been distorted here by the […]

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