10 Mar Take a Ride on the Wild Side

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FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (18mm, f/9, 1/750 sec, ISO200)

This is the third blog post covering one late afternoon in Lone Pine just in case you ask yourself if Lone Pine is worth a visit.

This is such a fantastic place and it’s easy to see why Hollywood used this scenery for so many movies. One of the more recent ones was Ironman in which Tony Stark demonstrated his newest missiles in Afghanistan. I guess it was easier to convince Robert Downey Jr. to come here.

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (37.4mm, f/9, 1/750 sec, ISO200)
FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (21.9mm, f/10, 1/500 sec, ISO200)
FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (24mm, f/10, 1/950 sec, ISO200)

Another one was The Lone Ranger. I highly underrated movie if you ask me with true funny main actors. Depp/Hammer are a joy to watch. The scene where Arnie Hammer kills two bandits with one bullet with what “was supposed to be a warning shot” is priceless.

And there was The Gladiator, Godzilla, Chaplin and Star Trek. You got the picture this place was in many big pictures.

FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (10mm, f/10, 1/640 sec, ISO200)
FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (10mm, f/10, 1/640 sec, ISO200)
FUJIFILM X-Pro2 (10mm, f/10, 1/500 sec, ISO200)

At the beginning I stopped on every corner to take pictures but I soon discovered that to drive on this perfectly smooth sandy road was much more fun.

What else could you do with a big and heavy V8 beside driving fast on a gravel road. The fact that our rental car was only rear

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