What's the view like from your listening chair?

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  1. Alobar

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    Everyone faces something when listening to music. Some are in their basements, some face out a window onto a busy world. Still others are facing something inside their homes. perhaps a TV or artwork. Anything you can click a photo of is welcome.

    Here is my view, which changes a LOT from season to season. In the winter it is dark at 4pm, summer till 10pm. What I spend a lot of time looking at while listening to music is a hill (some would call it a mountain) which is at its highest is about 1800 feet. It is a hill here in this region where we are surrounded by snow capped mountains many times as high almost everywhere you look.

    But this hill is most interesting to me, especially with binoculars. Lately I have spotted at least 1 bald eagle, and sometimes a couple sitting in a tree way up near the top for several hours in the evening, often remaining till it gets too dark to even see them.

    At times we get a fair number of other sea birds that fly by the front window. All of this while listening to music is really kinda fun watching all the action..

    I took these 2 tonight and it is raining and a bit of fog in the trees up on the hill. The first was just with my cell, and the second was holding my phone up to my bino's, both from my listening chair..

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  2. restorer-john

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    Yeah, those pesky couples in trees...They're everywhere. :)

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    It's a lovely view BTW.
     
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    Lotsa green outside. There is a bird feeder just above the tv, just outside the window. Note the squirrel in the left hand window.
     
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    New house...New listening space in 20180610_164514.jpg basement. Insulated walls made this unfinished space the best listening space I've ever had...
     
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  6. 0Hz

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    Not exactly awe inspiring

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  7. Alobar

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    Oh man, that is beautiful!! Love the huge bay window and shutters..
     
  8. Alobar

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    Seems pretty acoustically dead.. How do you like the room acoustics are that way?
     
  9. Alobar

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    I have my flat screen 90 degrees to my chair with JRiver on it..
     
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    Outside the sound room front window, taken with a 200 telephoto. Joe-Joe, the neighborhood pet. P3210007.JPG
     
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    The acoustics are actually fine...stereo image is very precise...no echo or bounce...
     
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    My view looks similar to this guy's:

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    My hot ladies butt in Daisy Dukes when I ask her to adjust the volume lol.
     
  15. Alobar

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    Something like this? :p
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    The mods wont allow it, don't ask how I know lol.
     
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    what goes on in PM stays in PM

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    Here's the look from my chair this evening; sorry no feet to be seen but there is a good double ipa sitting directly behind me:beerchug:

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