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The caves of New Mexico.

Elevation #14 Rattlesnake – Snake in a Cave!!

4/2/17 – Elevation #14: Rattlesnake. Named after the black tail rattlesnake living in this cave. Using single rope technique, and a well-lit multi-cam rig, the team rappels into a new cave near the Guadalupe mountains in southern New Mexico. Elevation 14: Rattlesnake Produced by New Mexico Digital http://www.nm-digital.com Directed and edited by Dan Otero Camera … Continue reading »

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Elevation #13 Speleo-gasm – 2010 Guadalupe Mts caving, NM

4/2/10 – From the New Mexico Digital archive, comes Elevation #13: Speleo-gasm. Named after the phenominal speleothems (cave formations) in this cave. Using single rope technique, and a well-lit multi-cam rig, the team rappels into a new cave in the Guadalupe mountains in southern New Mexico. Elevation 13: Speleo-gasm Produced by New Mexico Digital http://www.nm-digital.com … Continue reading »

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Elevation #12 – Lava Tube Caving Adventure – New Mexico

A lava tube caving adventure in El Malpais National Monument, New Mexico

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Elevation Season 2 – Ep#1: “Sixty” – Cave Rappelling in New Mexico

The NMD team descends into cave Sixty. Using single rope technique, and a well-lit multi-cam rig, the team rappels into a new cave in the Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Elevation season 2 – Episode 1: Sixty Directed and edited by Mike Ward and Dan Otero Camera by: Mike Ward, Justin Marley, and Dan Otero Featuring … Continue reading »

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The Troll’s Demise – A cave fable

The Troll’s Demise is a cave fable by Dan Otero. This short film chronicles the last hours of the Tall True Tree Troll, as he’s turned to stone by Trogla, a stone golem of the northern New Mexico Lapidolite mine. Caught up in the saga is professor Roberts, a UNM geology professor touring and discussing … Continue reading »

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