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Cops Lives Matter
Otter's Sashimi
Otter and his Plastic Bag
Stupa troopers
Bull Elk Pride
A squirrel and a bird friendship
Holi Carol
Dusk till dawn
Sunset over the mountain
Polite little puppy poses for photographs
Sunset in the Serra dos Orgaos
A Temple above the clouds
A bridge to a hidden village
Mar de Montanhas na Serra dos Órgãos (Sea of Mountain)
Above the clouds in Sichuan China
A cliff overlooking the Mediterranean Sea
A calm lake in the mountains, Sichuan Province
Sweet Summertime
friends forever
Charleston Beauty
naivety
The photo for descendants reminisce
Love of the teacher in midland
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A Temple above the clouds

This picture shows a temple built at the summit of a mountain, higher than the clouds, so all the ground below is obscured by cloud cover. This plateau was the final destination of a long mountain hike in China.

TAGS: China, Clouds, Hiking, Worship

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Woodbridge, Virginia, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Sam Read.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2015
Total Views: 31
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 16, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Camera Make: EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY
Camera Model: KODAK EASYSHARE C613 ZOOM DIGITAL CAMERA
Focal Length: 6mm
Shutter Speed: 1/388
Aperture: f4.8
ISO: ISO80
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