Uploaded 22-Nov-08
Taken 1-Nov-08
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Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:South America
Subcategory Detail:Argentina
Keywords:El Chalten, Patagonia, abandoned, astronomy, observatory
Photo Info

Dimensions1280 x 850
Original file size474 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken1-Nov-08 09:16
Date modified21-Nov-08 12:43
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeNIKON CORPORATION
Camera modelNIKON D90
Focal length14 mm
Focal length (35mm)21 mm
Max lens aperturef/2.8
Exposure1/320 at f/22
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias+1/3 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 250
Metering modePattern
Digital zoom1x
Observatory

Observatory

An abandoned observatory sits alongside the road on the way to El Chalten. Who built this, and who sat here to look at the heavens in the always clear Patagonian skies? One wonders, and marvels.