Chamonix is not a bad place to sit in your back garden and enjoy the evening light. I know it looks like the colours have been enhanced in Photoshop but you will just have to believe me – it really does look like this!
This is the Aguille du Dru and the lighter patch you can see on the right hand side is mainly due to a rockfall back in 2005. There was another one in September this year though and then again in October. Read about the September one here.