A porter carrying a stack of wood that looks like a door up from Namchee Bazaar to Khumjung which is about a 45 minute walk up hill from Namchee. Khumjung is where Sir Edmund Hillary built his first of many schools for local Sherpa communities. The porters are very strong and in my opinion under paid people. This pile of wood must have been around 90-100 lbs. This photo was taken on the 10th day of our Everest Base Camp trek that started in Jiri. Please enjoy and leave feedback.
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jemaflor (86574) 2014-03-12 0:12
Great panorama with interesting light and depth effect with this wall on the left side, good detail with this working man walking on the path, tfs.
HimalAnda (9954) 2014-03-12 0:27
Congratulations for this nice picture of this lonely porter on the way to a village lost in the mountains of Nepal.
The composition is good, the colors and the light are nice.
dekanski (3740) 2014-03-12 9:02
very authentic photo, you conveyed a wonderful landscape!
- Copyright: Tracey Footer (jtkitty) (392)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-10-21
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Nikon D60, Nikkor 28-80mm 1:3,3-5,6 G
- Exposure: f/9.0, 1/320 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-03-11 14:38