Primož Jakopin, photo diary

Radošca / Radoshitza Cave, Day 48
Summer is Coming

July 12, 2017, 24 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; Metod Di Batista, Janez Kanoni - Žan, Rok Brajkovič - Brajko, Janez Ileršič - Ile, Jure Trenz and Marko Vogrič - Mare.

Pictures photo and copyright (c) Primož Jakopin - Klok 2017.


Članska vas Village


36074. Metod with a new, home-made crow bar, departing to the cave ...



36075. ... with Brajko.



To Ground Zero


36077. Metod with two buckets



36078. Still life with Brajko and an empty bucket



36080. A carabus beetle, probably Carabus glabratus, in a need of a cleanup



36081. Brajko awaiting a new load of rocks, to transport them to the lower depot



36082. Metod at the upper side of the ending tunnel, view from the collapse



36092. End of the tunnel with the collapse, view in, on-camera flash



36093. The collapse from the tunnel, available light



36083. A rock, loosely supported by the cave wall and the collapse gravel, left side of the tunnel



36084 - 36086. Composite vertical view of the collapse and the end of the tunnel, left side. Height of the picture is about 2 m.



36091. Lower right side of the end of the tunnel where the collapse meets the wall and where the probable continuation is to be expected. There is an air current all over the collapse.



Članska vas Village


36094. Ile had important duties to attend to in Ribnica and departed earlier.



36095. Far eastern fashion is reaching new heights and this fact also reflects in the (tartan) pattern of the accessibly priced (2 euro) underwear, now preferred by the most senior member of the Članska vas surface team, purchased 7 km to the north of the venue.



36096. Metod and Mare at the table during another exchange of views in the area of horticulture



36103. Leather-covered seats of ...



36097. ... a 4-door Alfa Romeo 156, a new acquisition by Članska vas benjamin. Year 2005, 195.000 km, 1.400 euros (radio was defective and had to be replaced), 110 hp diesel (1.9 L JTD).



36099. Žan at the table



36100. Hornet on the eastern window, exposure time was 1/1000 sec.



36101. View through the southern door, against the afternoon light, with Žan and his shovel



36102. Mare with fresh lavender he brought from his estate near Sežana, close to the coast



36104. View of Članska vas with Mare and Brajko



36105. Žan widened the bench at the eastern wall with a collapsible board and it can now also be used as bed. Metod already tested it last Wednesday, after his birthday party, and graded it 8 out of 10. If the bed would have a mattress he would give it a clean 10.



Cave entrance


36106. Late afternoon view across the Radošca collapsed doline, against the sun



  Članska vas Village / Metod's Birthday, July 5     Radošca / Radoshitza Cave, Day 49, July 19  

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