Marion’s Lookout

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Hi Everyone,

Well by now you all know the story, I did the walk to the base of Cradle Mountain.   Well this spot was taken 2.5hrs into the journey, in fact I was only ever intending to go to this place called Marion’s Lookout and no further.

Why I continued on I’ll never know nor ever regret, I guess I figured I’d come this far, why stop?   Marion’s Lookout really does provide an absolutely amazing view of both Cradle Mountain but also of the surrounding area and I spent quite sometime here just soaking it all up.

Its easy to see why Gustav Weindorfer wanted to spend all of his days here.

I hope you guys enjoy it.

Jamie Paterson

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16 Comments

  1. True North Mark October 17, 2010 at 10:17 pm #

    Looks cold there Jamie…nice job mate!

  2. islandimages October 17, 2010 at 11:06 pm #

    Nice image Jamie, like to see the lake lightened up just a touch.

    • jamiepatersonphotography October 18, 2010 at 8:26 am #

      Hi Tim,

      Thanks mate. I did think about doing that but I really wanted to draw people’s attention to the mountain itself.

      Jamie

  3. wayte27 October 18, 2010 at 11:59 am #

    Hey Jamie, nice mate, portrays a real sense of scale and not sure if rugged is the right word, but cracker shot all the same

  4. chloe October 18, 2010 at 12:55 pm #

    BAZINGA.

    (sorry…do you watch big bang theory? lol)

    anyways, fantastic shot
    i really became captivated by the light reflecting on the snow on top of the mountains
    slendid shot was always

    • jamiepatersonphotography October 18, 2010 at 7:26 pm #

      Hey Chloe,

      Many thanks as always for your support! Can’t be too much longer until Hawaii now.

      Jamie

  5. Cleggy October 18, 2010 at 6:29 pm #

    Damm that looks cold! but definitely worth it nice shot Jamie.

    • jamiepatersonphotography October 18, 2010 at 7:27 pm #

      Hey Ben,

      It sure was cold! Now I promised you a link to your blog so I’ve put it up now.

      Jamie

  6. peta October 19, 2010 at 4:10 pm #

    Great shot, I’ve done the walk but not when there’s been snow…looks very cold..

    • jamiepatersonphotography October 19, 2010 at 7:26 pm #

      Hi Peta,

      Thanks as always. Time to go and check out your site to see what you’ve been up to!

      Jamie

  7. Tony Middleton October 19, 2010 at 4:18 pm #

    hey Jamie – It’s a great vantage point up at Marion’s isn’t it. Top image mate :)

    • jamiepatersonphotography October 19, 2010 at 7:27 pm #

      Hey Tony,

      It is a fantastic view point. I think a helicopter trip up there is in order next time. hehe.

      Jamie

  8. mervfrench October 19, 2010 at 8:50 pm #

    Hi Jamie

    I have a little catching up to do on the blogs , but i see you have been busy while I’ve been away. Nice place Tassie and it seems you covered the spectacular side of things.

    good stuff

    Merv

    • jamiepatersonphotography October 19, 2010 at 9:16 pm #

      Hey Merv,

      Welcome back mate. I hope you had an amazing holiday. I’ll have to head on over to the blog and see what you got up to.

      Jamie

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