was there... despite what some of the pictures look like
Series of three.... good form all the way to the ground.
Here is one of many near-misses with the afore-mentioned tree.
Above, the point at which one sees the tree. Below, the point at which all hope is lost.
Sideways seldom works well with thin snow.
Above, the skyline from the hill-top. Below, during the best wipeouts.. all you should see are feet.