Primož Jakopin, photo diary

Radošca / Radoshitza Cave, Day 91
Penny Buns

September 12, 2018, 23 pictures

          Most images are approximately 768 x 1024 pixels in size, numbers in front of the picture descriptions are serial numbers of the original photo files. Event participants who contributed to the making of these pictures and related persons: Janez Kanoni - Žan, Metod Di Batista, Marjan Baričič, Gregor Pintar - Stari, Marjan Juvan - Manč, Igor Maksim Košir - Ičo and Janez Modrijan - Modrc. The plant in the picture 41708 was identified by Adrian Wilkins.

          Pictures photo and copyright (c) Primož Jakopin - Klok 2018.

Laze Inn


41685. A view to the bottom of Velika dvorana / Big Hall from the Vzhodni rov / Eastern Tunnel in Mačkovica cave, 1982. It is hanging on the wall, opposite the bar.



Članska vas Village


41687. Žan just returned from a mushroom picking trip in the direction of Jama na meji cave ...



41686. ... and Ičo is cleaning the harvest, mainly penny buns, Boletus edulis, jurček (little George) in Slovenian. Modrc contributed a new table cloth which made the table quite a lot more festive.



To Cave Bottom


41689. Marjan is hauling another bucket ...



41690. ... to the depot, where he is depicted with Gregor



41692. Metod is waiting at the side of the collapse, above the excavation site, to pass Manč another empty bucket when he will need it.



41691. Manč in action



41693. The photographer and Manč changed places - view above from the bottom ...



41697. ... and to the bottom itself. The digging site is upper right, ...



41696. ... below the rocky roof, here it is illuminated by the author's helmet light and two side headlights.



41694. On the right side of the excavation front there is a mixture of calcite sediments and rock, at the left the collapse rubble. Direction ahead is the opening along the crack ...



41695. ... here seen in a closer view.



41698. Gregor and Marjan in the tunnel above the collapse



Cave entrance


41699. The rope is hanging down, from the pulley, waiting for some another emptying of the depot.



Članska vas Village


41702. On the way to the shelter this summer flower, now releasing its seeds ...



41701. ... and makes fields of shiny flakes against the sun.



41700. It was a warm, pleasant late summer afternoon.



41705. Barbecue and the fireplace with smoke and long late afternoon shadows ...



41703. ... and a closer view with Ičo, Žan and Marjan



41707. At the outer table during the supper: Manč, Žan, Metod, Gregor, Marjan and Ičo



41706. Also part of the feast: apple and plum compote, bread, sheep yogurt, pancakes



41708. Autumn pasture for the bees - wood sage, Teucrium scorodonia, žajbljasti vrednik in Slovenian



41710. Vajzova cesta road, view west, close to the junction with Trajberca forest track



  Radošca / Radoshitza Cave, Day 89, August 29     Radošca / Radoshitza Cave, Day 92, September 19  

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