RailPictures.Net Photo: 802, 95403 RhB Gem 4/4, X rot mt at Pontresina, Switzerland by Georg Trüb
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Bird's eye view from Alp Grüm (2091 m a.s.l.) down to the station of Cavaglia (1692 m a.s.l.), where the snow blower composition from Poschiavo is just clearing track 1 from about 1 meter of snow, throwing it in a wide arc over track 2 and 3. The name Cavaglia comes from the italian word for horse (the Poschiavo valley is in the italian speaking part of Switzerland). Before the road and the railway were built over the Bernina pass, here in Cavaglia was a horse changing place of the freight hauler.
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  ApertureFNumber  f/13.0
  Make  Canon
  Model  Canon EOS 5D Mark III
  ExposureTime  1/640
  ISOSpeedRatings  250
  Flash  16
  FocalLength  105/1

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