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13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Atlas Mountains Desert

This scene captures the point at which the Moroccan High Atlas Mountains meet the desert. In winter, the snow-capped peaks of the High Atlas mountains in the disantce are an unusual and visually pleasing contrast to the dry golden desert in the foreground.

TAGS: Desert, Morocco, Mountains, Snow, Winter

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Graz, Austria
Member since 2014
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© Dieter Turk.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2015
Total Views: 29
Filed Under: Travel
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2015, 1:12 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D
Focal Length: 70mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO250
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