This is a shot taken from the ancient agriculture terraces of Pisac in the Urumbamba valley. These terrace and many like it in the Valley grew the food to support the Incan Empire, and it still an important area of agriculture.
The mountain to in the right is full of caves used as tombs by the Incans.
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Paul57 (2217) 2010-06-15 8:48
Thanks for sharing this beautiful picture. It is quite a sight to behold from up there. Great POV and very sharp. Hope you have more of these to post.
humayun (2955) 2010-06-17 19:54
hello dear Philip Pittsenbarger...........
nice sharpness in your image........
good looking place..........
nice picture taking place........
pov is good.......
jlbrthnn (76037) 2010-06-25 12:19
The imposing landscape is put perfectly in image from an adequate point of view. The photograph is very spectacular. Good clearness. Cheer.
Have a nice day
Charo (51210) 2010-06-30 8:08
Wonderful perspective of this valley with its terraced hillsides cultivated and fantastic color contrasts.
jhm (144204) 2010-07-01 4:52
You shows us on a wonderful manner the tabel structure in the mountains.
You chose a very well angle, this gives depth and perspective.
Sharpnness and clarity are wonderful for look at.
I find your picture very nice of colors, good presentation.
Splendid image, good done, TFS.
GetLunch_at (51) 2010-07-13 9:22
Magnificent landscape Philip, amazing terrace. I love to see more of your Incans temple, tomb photos collection here. Thanks for share
photoray (13650) 2010-07-14 6:29
Beautiful earth tones to add to the agricultural contour lines and countryside.
bartekp (4746) 2010-07-14 15:16
Nice POV, very good colors and sharpness.