Primož Jakopin, photo diary

Radošca / Radoshitza Cave, Day 9
Ground Zero Quarry

August 25, 2016, 14 pictures

Most images are approximately 683 x 1024 pixels in size, numbers in front of picture descriptions are serial numbers of the original photo files. Event participants who all contributed to the making of these pictures, and an old friend, who was not there: Janez Kanoni - Žan, Metod Di Batista, Marjan Baričič, Gregor Pintar - Stari, Rok Brajkovič - Brajko, Janez Ileršič - Ile, Jure Trenz - Trenc, Riko and Rok Grecs, Jurij Anđelić - Yeti.

All pictures photo and copyright (c) Primož Jakopin - Klok 2016.


Cave Entrance


31881. Marjan, happy after a heavy duty performance at the cave bottom, not long ago he had a birthday celebration, of a day when the battle at the confluence of Kur, Tuskar, and Seym rivers ended.



31882. Metod returning from the worksite, at the upper depot



31883. Gregor in the final laps of the ascent to the entrance, view from below



Ground Zero


31885. Still life for a hammer, three chisels, crowbar and a dust pan. Limited space made the presence of author's boots unavoidable.



31888. Wide view of the end of current excavation, the continuation is below the ...



31887. ... rocks in the close view.



31889. View of the last bend from the access chamber



31890. Upper depot is now completely full - future transport of the material from ground zero will have to be 12 meters up, to the entrance.



Cave Entrance


31891. The two Rok fellows, Brajko is on the right



Najdena jama Cave Forest Venue


31892. Jure is just about to tackle the trout which Žan brought and deliciously prepared, following one of his many secret recipes.



31893. Ile and Žan at the fireplace



31894. Riko, recovering after a similar accident Yeti had on a mountain road close to his village, with a hammer in his grip



31895. Snack: part of trout, contributed by Metod, yogurt, maize bread, garlic and parsley, offered by Jure, plum compote



31896. How far is a breakthrough in Radošca? Even a slow fire can raise to the sun ...



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