Category Archives: McRae Peak

Monday morning movie

I believe this was my first ever time lapse that I tried, I have one more photo from it to share from it, following right after the video. Hiking NC Mountains – Grandfather Mountain from Dmitrii on Vimeo. and here … Continue reading

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Sugar Mountain is Out There

Hiking NC Mountains A few weeks ago I shared this short time lapse, in case you missed it, here it is. Hiking NC Mountains – Grandfather Mountain from Dmitrii on Vimeo. The Valley Beneath This is the photo you see … Continue reading

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Hiking NC Mountains

Time Lapse with D800 D800 has built in function to make time lapse movies. It allows to to choose the frequency of each capture and total length of the capture sequence. At the end of the time lapse, camera will … Continue reading

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Friday Mystery Photo

Depending on which route you take it might take you between 45 minutes to 3 hours of hiking to get to this spot. It leads you to one of the highest spots in this part of the mountains. If you … Continue reading

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McRae Peak

The hike to and from McRae Peak is probably one of the best hikes in High Country in North Carolina. It is about one hour from the Grandfather Mountain, you have to clime up about five different wooden stairs and … Continue reading

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