The Malka River’s origins are on the northern slopes of Mount Elbrus. From its glaciers, small streams flow down to the Kizilkol, Birdzhalisu, Sultantarisu, Karanaysu and other rivers, which flow together at the Kayaeshik Pass (from were this picture was taken) to make the Malka River seen in the picture. At this site, hard rocks come to the surface, so the river runway is stepped with four waterfalls of heights from 20 to 40 m. One of them (28 m) is seen in the picture.
GPS coordinates: 43.448617 Lat, 42.537589 Long, 2526 m
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lousat (86998) 2012-12-06 4:20
What a beautiful landscape,a great memory of the last summer,now i think that it's covered by the snow...eheh..magnificent view and great colors and exposure,very impressives details too,i can count the yellow flowers..hehe..have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
saxo042 (37792) 2012-12-06 7:56
A really marvellous view! Your inclusion of these yellow flowers in the foreground add the necessary refence and depth to the picture. The darker slope below is also well placed in the composition.
Antipodean (1658) 2012-12-06 9:37
Kia ora Sergiy,
A nice peaceful landscape of the wide open spaces. The cluster of yellow flowers by the foreground rock immediately draw the eye and lead into the spectacular valley beyond. Cheers, Neil
pajaran (57863) 2012-12-06 12:00
Lep pogled na kanjon reke i planinu ...
Dobra ostrina snimka, kontrast i perspektiva, lepe boje.
Dobar tekst i kompozicija, lepo pokazna priroda.
Prijatno vece i mirna noc.
Nice view of the river canyon and the mountain ...
Good image sharpness, contrast and perspective, beautiful colors.
Good content and composition, nice demonstrative nature.
Good evening and peaceful night.
All the best.
Sonata11 (33737) 2012-12-06 20:08
very beautiful and very spectacular view of the mountans. Wonderfully captured and presented fabulous photo job. An execellent excuted this magnificent image. Colors, sharpness, clarity, POV,light are fabulous. Love it. Awesome shot. Thanks for sharing.
danos (94114) 2012-12-07 23:28
Good morning Sergiy,
nice mountain scape scenery with the light grass to has covered the whole area,making the image so inviting.I like the view of these small yellow flowers on the foreground with the excellent light and colour managemet to are superb.
Have a great weekend,danos
jhm (148606) 2012-12-08 1:33
A wonderful mountain landscape with lovely nice yellow flowers in foreground.
I see a few trees an almost no forests, perhaps to cold in winter!
Nice depth and perspective.
Excellent composition, good presentation and soft colors.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice weekend,
serp2000 (43056) 2012-12-08 3:10
такое умиротворение, когда смотришь на этот ландшафт и эти краски лета. Дество вспоминаю сразу. Но судя по последним новостям из Нальчика, не все так спокойно там, как на картине. Отличное фото.
Я ответил на почту.
tedesse (25135) 2012-12-08 7:18
Beautiful mountain landscape showed here. Great colors and light, excellent sharpness. Very nicely done picture.
I cordially greet
kordinator (20453) 2012-12-08 13:58
I really like this picture, which has a color the finest soft as velvet.
I love a lot of green, especially when it comes from nature.
Combined with a beautiful piece of heaven conveys the awesome beauty of this part of the world.
I am impressed with almost every your work.
Despite everything I love honesty with which you access in each of his work, but also comments on other people's photos.
Photography is in my favorites.
Best regards and all the best,my friend.
Fis2 (93679) 2012-12-08 14:10
Excellent POV and composition.
Super light and sharpness.
mirosu (15972) 2012-12-08 22:21
Excellent landscape photo. I am really impressed by this excellent landscape photo. I love the composition and the perspective with the yellow flowers in FG and deep green valley with winding roads is amazing. The light is excellent. The vertical framing is very well chosen, in a slight higher-angle view that works very well graphically, and gives a nice perspective to the valley. The light has a beautiful effect on the elements, and the colors are magnificent. Well done!!!
siamesa (28111) 2012-12-09 1:08
Bom dia Sergiy
Splendid view, Amazing composition full of this nice green color. Congratulations.
adramad (43051) 2012-12-10 9:44
The wonderful panorama of this high valley and the green slopes that rise into the top of the mountain, with traces of snow even in summer, impressive as the river has been digging its bed with high walls.
A perfect touch those yellow flowers in the foreground.
Very good brightness and sharpness.
Well done. I love it.
Have a nice day.
ourania (41070) 2012-12-11 11:22
a superb composition in a well chosen vertical frame. The sense of depth is amazing and the excellent clatity enables us to make a virtual journey all over the vast and beautiful landscape. Lighting and colours are wonderful and the bright yellow flowers offer a delightful contrasting colour that enriches the image. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a lovely evening,
fritzi007 (10401) 2012-12-11 15:05
beautiful scenery, my heart laughs at the sight, congratulations!
Didi (60320) 2013-01-05 6:23
Wonderful mountain view.
It's possible to make also large panoramic view
Best wishes for 2013
jmdias (61178) 2013-01-12 0:15
the grass at distance looks like a green velvet. I liked the way you build this compo with the flowers and rocks at the edge of the abyss and the marvelous deep valley and slopes ahead. excellent quality of image. hugs
- 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: 2012-12-06 4:18
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