Man Walks All Day to Create Spectacular Snow Patterns

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healyje

Trad climber
Portland, Oregon
Topic Author's Original Post - Jan 2, 2013 - 07:39pm PT
http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/simon-beck-snow-art



Mighty Hiker

climber
Vancouver, B.C.
Jan 2, 2013 - 07:41pm PT
A snow mandala, of sorts! Awesome!
SCseagoat

Trad climber
Santa Cruz
Jan 2, 2013 - 07:56pm PT
A snow Escher...unreal!

Susan
weezy

climber
Jan 2, 2013 - 07:58pm PT
i would love to see a timelapse of the creation of one of these. reminds me of the sand drawings that buddhists do, knowing that your creation will be wiped clean.
nutjob

Gym climber
Berkeley, CA
Jan 2, 2013 - 08:28pm PT
I'm curious how he kept oriented.... any feeback from a remote mounted camera or just careful repetition of small geometric structures?
mechrist

Gym climber
South of Heaven
Jan 2, 2013 - 08:30pm PT
I did that with my meadow snow surveys... but it looked more like a drunk fool who had to take a big rest every 50m.
WBraun

climber
Jan 2, 2013 - 08:36pm PT
Very very nice.

This man has good brain ..... :-)
SteveW

Trad climber
The state of confusion
Jan 2, 2013 - 08:50pm PT

He's getting his exercise while creating art!!!
scuffy b

climber
heading slowly NNW
Jan 2, 2013 - 09:08pm PT
Those things are amazing!
donini

Trad climber
Ouray, Colorado
Jan 2, 2013 - 09:10pm PT
Wow! Can't imagine pulling that off.
QITNL

climber
Jan 2, 2013 - 09:18pm PT
Nice. Tons of more stuff on his Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/snowart8848/photos_stream
FRUMY

Trad climber
SHERMAN OAKS,CA
Jan 2, 2013 - 09:27pm PT
Don't let klimmer see this he'll think outer space folks have landed.
rockermike

Trad climber
Berkeley
Jan 2, 2013 - 10:41pm PT
don't need klimmer to know the truth; aliens did it.
MisterE

Social climber
Jan 2, 2013 - 10:44pm PT
Where does it end? Next they'll be stomping grain fields!
TGT

Social climber
So Cal
Jan 2, 2013 - 11:23pm PT
If he would have walked that far in a particular direction


he would have got somewhere.
rincon

Trad climber
SoCal
Jan 3, 2013 - 12:39am PT
"Man Walks All Day to Create Spectacular Snow Patterns"....

snow patterns
snow patterns
Credit: rincon

locker

Social climber
state of Kumbaya...
Jan 3, 2013 - 12:40am PT

That's really COOL!!!...

Beautiful...(EDITED: refering to OP)


Would like to add...

that the photo directly above, is also BEAUTIFUL!!!...

;-)
locker

Social climber
state of Kumbaya...
Jan 3, 2013 - 12:43am PT


"If he would have walked that far in a particular direction


he would have got somewhere"
...



He DID get, "Somewhere"...

Mighty Hiker

climber
Vancouver, B.C.
Jan 3, 2013 - 12:45am PT
As Eric says, perhaps he does crop circles in the summer.
Brandon-

climber
The Granite State.
Jan 3, 2013 - 07:58am PT
Nice! That made my morning.

In a couple of shots, I noticed x and y axis lines, presumably as reference lines.
healyje

Trad climber
Portland, Oregon
Topic Author's Reply - Jan 4, 2013 - 07:14pm PT
MH: As Eric says, perhaps he does crop circles in the summer.

Same deal no doubt...lots of creative folks about.
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