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Ice Climbing Photos in Colorado's Ouray Ice Park
Photograph by Steve Casimiro   Compiled by Rachel Scheer
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"On paper, ice climbing sounds insane. Strap metal claws—crampons—to your boots, grab a couple of ice axes, and attempt to scale a hockey rink turned on its side. In reality, it's not so difficult. Few things in sports feel as satisfying as sinking your crampons and axes into the ice and having them stick like glue—it's simply amazing."
West Coast Editor Steve Casimiro

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Camera: Mamiya 645AFD
Film: Kodak E200
Lens: 80 mm
Speed and F-Stop: 1/90 @ f/5.6

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