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Categories & Keywords

Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Chinese Landscapes, Clouds, Li River, River, Xing Ping (兴坪):, Mountains, Sky
Photo Info

Dimensions7379 x 4763
Original file size23.2 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken18-Apr-14 07:57
Date modified22-Jul-14 16:57
Shooting Conditions

Camera modelNIKON D800E
Focal length14 mm
Focal length (35mm)14 mm
Max lens aperturef/2.8
Exposure8s at f/11
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 100
Metering modeSpot
Digital zoom1x
Li River: A Mountain View

Li River: A Mountain View

It has been my long-standing plan to make a grand landscape image of Li River. This plan was partially fulfilled in April 2014.

From the summit of Mt Goupo, one can get a unique grand view of Li River that cannot be gained from anywhere else around Xing Ping (兴坪) and nearby area. However, climbing Mt Goupo is not trivial, as it needs some rock climb skills from the middle of the mountain to the summit. It is even more challenging when one climbs in the dark while it was also raining, like this time ...