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Climbing up the mountain to Shanti Stupa at 11,000 ft./3350 meters, one can see many beautiful Buddhist touches. I light painted this with my trusty flashlight while keeping the shutter open for 25 seconds, the fluttering prayer flags blurring from the movement. The clouds took on these gorgeous streaks, being pushed over the Himalayas by the cool breeze.
Title: Shanti Mountain Buddha
Info: Nikon D7000, Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 lens. Light painted the two stupas. ISO 400, 25 second exposure, f/3.5, 18 June 2013, 11:47 pm.
Photographer: Ken Lee
Location: Leh, Ladakh, Indian Himalayas on the way up to Shanti Stupa.
Equipment: Nikon D7000, Tokina AT-X 116, Feisol tripod.
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