The End Justifies The Means

Post by blogger | October 21, 2014      
Life is good at WildSnow Field HQ.

Life is good at WildSnow Field HQ. Click to enlarge.


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13 Responses to “The End Justifies The Means”

  1. SueM October 21st, 2014 12:14 pm

    Cool! I had fun tracking your progress with this. Now I want one. On my Christmas list for my honey doer.

  2. Joe John October 21st, 2014 2:53 pm

    Awesome picture, when can I bring my family over? 🙂

  3. Jim Milstein October 21st, 2014 4:17 pm

    Are those actually sparks? If so, why aren’t they going mostly up?

  4. Lou Dawson 2 October 21st, 2014 4:23 pm

    They’re spark trails for sure, larger ones that went down, while stirring the fire. Lou

  5. Mike October 21st, 2014 9:10 pm

    What are you going to do for water in the winter?

  6. Fredrik October 22nd, 2014 2:22 am

    These things have been popular in Sweden for some time. They are really nice to use. However, be very careful with the cleaning of them otherwise you will get infections in blisters and open wounds.

  7. chase Harrison October 22nd, 2014 7:24 am

    Did you shoot this at a 30 second exposure?
    Really cool.

  8. Lou Dawson 2 October 22nd, 2014 9:19 am

    Hi Chase, Louie shot it, probably around 30 seconds or less, he was balancing the stars and sky with the brightness of the fire, as well as doing some light painting with a headlamp. Louie?

  9. Lou Dawson 2 October 22nd, 2014 9:22 am

    Mike, we’ve got a water tank on site, as well as one we haul in the pickup truck that’ll fill the tub in one shot. It’s a bit of a hassle but we’ve got it figured out. Probably won’t use it a whole lot in the winter (though we _will_ use it) as we have to run a hose down the hill for the fill, but we can drive next to it once the property dries off. Lou

  10. Andrew October 22nd, 2014 11:00 am

    Sparks flying from the hot tub eh? I’m not sure I want to know what was going on in there. 😉

    But… it is looking great! Nice job.

  11. Skihelm October 23rd, 2014 3:24 am

    schönes Bild vor allem mit den Sternen im Hintergrund

  12. Lou Dawson 2 October 23rd, 2014 6:57 am


  13. Martin October 28th, 2014 1:24 am

    Amazing picture!!!
    Waiting for version 2 with snow all around and steam rising from the tub 😉

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