Annapurna Trails

Natural and man-made streaks of light meet in the Himalayan night at Annapurna south, as hikers make their way to the base camp for the sunrise spectacle. Machhapuchhare Base Camp, Nepal. This image is available as a print. f/4.0, 8 minutes, ISO 320, 80.0 mm on Canon EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM, 5D Mk II body.

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Curtain of Stone

This image is best viewed large – please click on it for a larger version. Taken on a day of exploration in the area of Machhapuchhare Base Camp, where every turn reveals a new panorama. This is an incredible wall of conspicuous light rock and steep fluted snow faces that links Annapurna III and Machhapuchhare.…

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Nepal’s Grand Canyon

 This image is best viewed large – please click on it for a larger version. This image was taken at dawn from the hills of Mustang, as the distant valley fog rose towards the snowy summits of Nilgiri and Annapurna. The canyon shown in the centre of the photograph, that of the mighty Kali Gandaki,…

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