This picture of the Malka River valley was taken from the road from Kislovodsk to Elbrus National Park. The road is seen at the top-left corner of the picture. It runs exactly along the watershed between the Malka (the Caspian Sea basin) and the Kuban (the Sea of Azov basin). Administratively the territory in the picture belongs to Zolsky District of Kabardino-Balkar Republic.
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GPS coordinates: 43.468740 Lat, 42.534988 Long, 2520 m
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pajaran (55091) 2013-11-28 12:51
Lep pogled na kanjon ..
Dobra kompozicija i perspektiva, lepa panorama.
Dobar trenutak snimka i kontrast, lepe boje.
Dobar rad, lepo pokazan kanjon i trenutak sa oblacima.
Prijatno vece i lepa noc, sve najbolje.
Nice view of the canyon ..
Good composition and perspective, beautiful panorama.
Good time recording and contrast, beautiful colors.
Good work, beautiful canyon shown the moment the clouds.
Have a nice evening and night, all the best.
PaulVDV (24431) 2013-11-28 13:45
The flanks of this canyon formed by the Malka river are overall beautifully green, even partially wooded.
Your chosen POV on a hilltop gives us a very far reaching view over lots of other hilltops.
The inclusion of the winding road at the upper left corner helps to get a good sense of scale.
Best regards, Paul
krzychu30 (15510) 2013-11-28 14:09
delightful mountainous landscape!
The way you framed the scene,but also colors,contrast between them and excellent clarity makes we can fully enjoy this nature scene!
nikkitta (16836) 2013-11-28 15:37
The road must have breathtaking views of this green landscape formed by mountains and deep valleys and gorges
You chose a good pov to stop and take the capture with no people or adification at all
Nice the thin golden plants at the front
Well done, tfs
Subhogen (4067) 2013-11-28 20:44
Well chosen high POV, makes us feel we higher than these rolling mountains. Cheerful green all around, wonderful!!
cargus (9598) 2013-11-29 1:15
Superb landscape, beautiful green colors, well framed and rendered, image well done.!
zoomer (6) 2013-11-29 11:50
Hi,wonderful green vista with amazing DOF.No people or houses,love it.All the best Wolf.
jhm (144318) 2013-12-10 4:07
We get a lovely view about these mountains a valley.
You chose a very well angle this care for depth and perspective.
A nice composition, lovely colours, sharpness makes everything nice.
Very well done, TFS.
mirosu (15302) 2013-12-10 22:27
You have captured excellent tranquil & verdant mountains landscape in perfect light and colors. Superb deep DOF. Well done.
EstudioChispa (2144) 2013-12-18 7:25
What incredibly rugged country! And I note the foto was shot in July, the middle of summer, and there is still much green, so I infer that there is sufficient rainfall.
A fabulous vista, Sergiy -- thanks for sharing!
adramad (40702) 2014-01-01 16:00
This great panoramic pride with these great depressions and all that greenery that covers everything, fantastic DOF with the mountainous horizon in the distance.
Beautiful color range of these natural tones.
Good management of light and good sharpness.
My wishes for you and also for your family, a Happy and Prosperous New Year 2014.
All the best.
P/D. I regret not including the Russian language of my note, but the only thing that guided me in it, was to include the languages of the people, who I'm usually commenting on this last time, and feeling it really any Russian friend of TE I was commenting on pictures of me lately.
npecanhuk (70106) 2014-01-01 16:58
Very interesting and attractive landscape!
Truly beautiful nature picture!
Sharpness, exposure, colors, chosen pov and composition are all excellent and really pleased me!
TFS - congrats,
A very happy, healthy and prosperous 2014!!!!
- Copyright: Sergiy Lushpenko (s_lush) (16134)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-07-20
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: SONY DSC-W200
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/500 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Map: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Kharkiv - Caucasus - Kharkiv
- Date Submitted: 2013-11-28 12:46