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Heroes of the Himalayas

The image shows a walking porter in front of Cholatse Peak in the Solokhumbu District, Nepal. Although they receive little glory, porters (usually from the ethnic group Sherpas) are an essential part of mountaineering and trekking in the world´s highest mountain range, the Himalayas. Porters carry heavy loads over huge distances and across high mountain passes and make expeditions possible in the first place. The image should draw the attention to their work.

TAGS: Mountains, Nepal, Travel

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Juelich, Germany
Member since 2018
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© Alexander Jung.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2018
Total Views: 11
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 29, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D7200
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f13
ISO: ISO100
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