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johnhoughton June 25, 2017
Fantastic. Really like that shot
 
Mspradlin July 05, 2017
Love this photo
 
PSD9253 July 06, 2017
Great Photo!
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beamphoto September 11, 2017
This is fantastic. Love the framing and the light. Very well done.
 
pierre_dnepr December 19, 2017
I worked underground for many years - this shot is awesome - clear and well lit. No fog from the operating jackleg but its nice.
 
jboe January 17, 2018
This is a great shot. I worked in the base metal industry for twenty-five years. Great memories.
 
patrickhouse January 31, 2018
Great work in an unforgiving environment. I was that guy for many years. Did you like absolute darkness when all the lights were off?
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gailwhittaker_photography February 01, 2018
This is magnificent. (And PatrickHouse—I got to experience absolute darkness once—it was horrifying. You guys are amazing...).
 
iamjam February 11, 2018
I keep coming back to this photo. I like everything about it
 
anirbanbiswas March 01, 2018
This is a remarkable shot, driver of our civilized society.
 
Djacqu March 01, 2018
Timeless!
 
sdnewton March 01, 2018
Very National Geographic, love it!
 
oldhippy March 04, 2018
Amazing, I felt if I was standing facing him rather than looking at a photo. Very envious.
 
travlndon March 07, 2018
Thank you, for the reminder of my growing up. My father was a hard rock gold mining contractor and later a supervisor/manager at now closed Homestake Mining Company, Lead, SD.
 
Flexpix March 08, 2018
Fantastic shot! Love this photo.
 
sharnagrahame March 10, 2018
Brave work, well done
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marcbaechtold May 13, 2018
great composition with nice colors and good contrast, keep shooting!

Jack-Leg.

This portrait was captured in an underground hard rock mine. The Jack-leg is used for drilling holes for rock bolt ground support....
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This portrait was captured in an underground hard rock mine. The Jack-leg is used for drilling holes for rock bolt ground support.
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