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      06-19-2012, 04:26 PM   #1
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PHOTO BY EVOLUTION80







PHOTO BY gs/e60/1m?







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My overnight hotel in Kufstein, Austria...






Austrian Alps...


Jet gas station where we all met up in Imst, Austria...












Flüelapass, Switzerland...
















Wade's e46 Performance wheels 8jx18's with 235's on the front!



























































Festung Nauders (Fortress Nauders)

Tour Guide: Herr Thoma +43 (0) 5473/87242
Mobile: +43 (0) 69917163160


Onto our Tour of Fortress Nauders carved into the mountain side...

















































































Panzer Garten across the street from the Festung...



















































old fuel depots - sealed up in the 1970's...




DreilanderBlick = Three lands(countries) view... across the street from our hotel was the border of Italy, Austria and Switzerland! How cool!!






At the top of this mountain: all three countries meet! And... you can climb up there IF you like! lol
















Getting some gas...




Our hotel to the left, Italian border just a few meters away!


































































































































Can you spot Rick up there taking pics? like for that spec of red...














































WurstenManchen... aka the Wurst Man!





























































































We had a nice dinner here on Sunday..




















PHOTOS BY SMELLTHEBEANS:







Videos by Mr Kleen








Videos by Dackelone

That one lane wide tunnel from hell... (all the fun starts at 01:30 min)



Damm smoking diesel van...



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      06-19-2012, 05:35 PM   #2
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Well, unfortunately my camera threw a rod on this trip so all I got are some sweet pics of cars melting. I actually have a few pics from my iPhone that might be post worthy. Does anybody have an a suggestion for an easy (and free) piece of software to download so I can blur license plates?
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Whoa!

Maybe you can print and frame them....

The progressive art crowd in Munich may be interested
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i just realized how poor my photo skills are...

besides, 99% of my pics just show our cars being parked somewhere
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Well, unfortunately my camera threw a rod on this trip so all I got are some sweet pics of cars melting. I actually have a few pics from my iPhone that might be post worthy. Does anybody have an a suggestion for an easy (and free) piece of software to download so I can blur license plates?
WOW!!!!!

Cars were so awesomely HAWT they were melting!!!!!
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Mine looks like crap but the car on it is a beauty
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Nice shot...hot car...but driver is all thumbs

Here's a few more images
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Panorama - back side of Stelvio

Panorama - Lombardia, Italy

Panorama - Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy

Panorama - Stelivo Pass parking lot

I'll pick the best photos and repost them here; video shortly.
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Awesome guys!!
Looks like a great drive..! Keep the pics coming!
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Well, unfortunately my camera threw a rod on this trip so all I got are some sweet pics of cars melting. I actually have a few pics from my iPhone that might be post worthy. Does anybody have an a suggestion for an easy (and free) piece of software to download so I can blur license plates?
just wanted to upload some pics then i realized the licence plates... - since our plates are not blurred in the welt3.0 thread - is somebody not ok with posting pics where the plates can be seen?
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Its probably a good practice to get in the habit of blurring them. I'm working on some of mine now. If you have a Mac there is an app called blur which seems to work ok.
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I've got almost the same pics as you guys. I think we all stood around and took the same picture....each with our own camera. It's all good though you guys had better equipment than I did. Here are a few of mine.
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Its probably a good practice to get in the habit of blurring them. I'm working on some of mine now. If you have a Mac there is an app called blur which seems to work ok.
Good tip....Thanks!
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My first attempt producing a time lapse video, so don't be too harsh.

More video and pictures to come.

I'll blur plates from now on.
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While tracking my car I tape over my plate to avoid future issues and as a matter of habit I normally blur or whiteout the plates during these photo shoots. You never know who in our group desires to protect their anomonimity. I personally prefer the blur or whiteout as there is probably some dirtbag sitting in a dark room in a foreign country, scouring the internet and building a database of license plates and cars and names....I know, i'm paranoid...seen too many spy thrillers.

For my car it's not as easy to hide it's identity, but for the normal colored, stock looking cars, they can remain discrete.
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While tracking my car I tape over my plate to avoid future issues and as a matter of habit I normally blur or whiteout the plates during these photo shoots. You never know who in our group desires to protect their anomonimity. I personally prefer the blur or whiteout as there is probably some dirtbag sitting in a dark room in a foreign country, scouring the internet and building a database of license plates and cars and names....I know, i'm paranoid...seen too many spy thrillers.

For my car it's not as easy to hide it's identity, but for the normal colored, stock looking cars, they can remain discrete.
I'll blur all the plates and remove the photos I have already posted by tomorrow.
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I'll blur all the plates and remove the photos I have already posted by tomorrow.
It's a royal pain to do that...don't worry about it unless others have expressed a desire to blur...thanks for offering...
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First video is up:



Does the video looked warped in the hard turns? Not sure if it's my work PC or if YouTube's autocorrect for shaky video. Might have to upload it again...
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Yep it's doing it on my Macbook.

Still it's great

Thanks!
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