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The lost village in Tien-Shan. Kyrgyzstan.
The greatest writer of Kyrgyz people Chyngyz Aitmatov and Me at "Ruh-Ordo" in Yssyk-Kul lake, in Kyrgyz Republic
Hero
Pursuit of The Dream
Pure childish happiness
A perfectly clean and symmetrical view of the Ala-Too Square, the central plaza in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan on a bright morning. In 2003, the statue of Lenin at this place was replaced by a new statue call
Mother Earth has been generous. Its time to carry much joy home. The photograph was taken from a helicopter on a flight from capital Bishkek to Issyk Kul Lake.
Two Kyrgyz men wait for an event to begin in Bishkek
A Kyrgyz woman who was watching me take photos in the bazaar of Osh, Kyrgyzstan.
The old Kyrgyz couple milking mares on the pastures near Song-Kul lake
Kyrgyz yurt near Song-Kul lake
Sun dispelling the cloud cover from the Tien Shan mountains.
First snow of the season in the Tien Shan Mountains
A watering hole at the foot of the Pamir Mountains, Kyrgyzstan
Horses graze the Alay Valley in southern Kyrgyzstan
Know Your Weight - A little girl awaits customers with her scale at an underground passageway in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
A man, his dog, and his donkey take a walk on the shores of Lake Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan.
Horses graze in front of Peak Lenin in Kyrgyzstan.
Drinking tea in doorway of yurt with first snow at Song Kul Lake, Kyrgyzstan.
Ulak-Tariysh, The national game on horseback in Kyrgyzstan
7th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Sun dispelling the cloud cover from the Tien Shan mountains.

Sun dispelling the cloud cover from the Tien Shan mountains.

TAGS: Dramatic, Kyrgyzstan, Mountains, Sky, Snow

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© Maria Douglass.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2009
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Dec. 15, 2009, 12:26 p.m.
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Camera Model: COOLPIX L11
Focal Length: 6.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/805
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO64
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