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Rocky ground descent after the Drolma-la Pass

Tibet, China

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LENS: @ 17mm (25mm in 35mm film SLR)
METERING: Matrix | SHOOTING MODE: Aperture Priority
ISO: 100 | FLASH: Not used | SUPPORT: Handheld
FILTER: Singh-Ray Warm Polarizer LB

SHOOTING DATE: 2006-10-01 (Sun), 14:12:22
LATITUDE: N 31° 05' 26.2" | LONGITUDE: E 81° 22' 32" | ALTITUDE: 5559m

Beyond the Gouri Kund, the kora descends steeply through an eerie world of shattered granite. According to my GPS, it was a 2.5km long, 350m descend. I finished it in 35 minutes. Quite an accomplishment to me, considered how poor I did when I went up to the summit.

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Photographer: Vince Li.
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