The sun setting near Song-Kul, a lake at an altitude of 3,016m in Naryn Province, Kyrgyzstan. The lake is surrounded by broad summer pasture and mountains. We stayed in a small camp with a family tending their animals. Kul means lake.
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lousat (74887) 2013-04-21 1:56
Hi Chris,spectacular and peacefull view on the lands of this very unusual country to visit for the holidays,i like your choice and i like this magnificent pic,the best moment whit the best light,warm colors on the ground to create the best contrast whit the dark sky.Very well done,have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano
adidas5nb (4907) 2013-04-21 1:59
great picture from a country rarely seen on TE.like the warm colors against a dark bg,and the hill lines.also really like the arrangement of the horses,with the 2 white ones at either end.beautiful atmosphere.
jhm (137518) 2013-04-21 2:46
Exactly are this wild horses, on these height almost without grass.
Excellent panoramic view about these area.
Composition and presentation are pleasant.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice Sunday,
JFS (32459) 2013-04-21 2:57
Spectacular image, it is divides in two very different parts, the lighted and warm fields and the dramatic sky. Nice view of the horses pasturing in liberty. Thanks for sharing!
wolf38 (31258) 2013-04-21 3:56
Hi Chris. Yellow steppe horses, mountains and more sky. So I imagine the vast steppes of Asia. Composition, light and colors are perfect.
SnapRJW (30665) 2013-04-22 12:18
This is extremely lovely Chris. The light across the grassland brings out the buttery colour which contrasts so well with the grey tones in the sky. The composition with string of horses is simple but well conceived allowing the loneliness of the location to shine through. Super. Warm regards Rosemary
GiovanniG (2489) 2013-04-23 2:20
I first looked at your picture and thought it was taken in my home state of Montana in the U.S.. This a very special capture with such good composition with color and detail. Truly a feast for my eye... Thanks for sharing!
SWEETFREEDOM (22196) 2013-08-12 4:06
you had a very nice light, good contrast of colors and details.
- Copyright: Chris Whitley (chriswhitley) (2027)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-09-05
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Canon EOS 7 D, Canon EFS 17-55 mm IS USM
- Exposure: f/16, 1/80 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2013-04-21 1:49