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Spring Foliage at Oxbow Outlet in Piseco, NY
Killdeer
Desert Dachshund
"She said, No."
Two Adirondack chairs waiting for someone to sit a spell and drink in the Fall Foliage near Old Forge, NY.
It's India, it's colourful
Take Off
Chungthang Valley, Sikkim
Antelope
Her Tranquil Gaze
Evening Gossip
Star-gazing at Batal, Himachal Pradesh
Talk To Me. Nikon D7100, 40mm lens, ISO 250, f/3.0, 1/160 Sec
Looking through!
Starry night at Pangong Lake, Ladakh
Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran
Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque, Shiraz, Ian
Vibrant Deck
Old man cleaning his nails with a panga in Kenya
Leaked Mask
little gardenia
Aberystwyth North Beach
Tower of London
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Star-gazing at Batal, Himachal Pradesh

Exploring the night sky. I was in the Himalayas, celebrating my 20th birthday. I was trekking from Kunzum Pass to Chandertal Lake. It took me 4 hours to hike from Kunzum to the first stop. Suddenly, the weather changed and i saw a snow storm approaching. I had to stop and rush back to Kunzum Pass. Fortunately, I got a lift till Batal, the nearest place where stay was possible. I stayed with a local guy at one of the Dhabas. The temperature had fallen to minus 21 Celsius. I noticed that the sky was full of stars as i went out. I crossed the Batal river at night to photograph the milky way and the result was beautiful.

TAGS: Beautiful, India, Landscape, Mountains, Nature, Night, Stars, Travel, World

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Mumbai , India
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© Prakhar Tripathi.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2015
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: May 18, 2017, 12:13 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D4S
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f3.5
ISO: ISO12800
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