Annapurna I Main is the tenth highest mountain in the world at 8,091 metres (26,545 ft) above sea level, and was the first of the Eight-thousanders to be climbed at 3 June 1950
by Maurice Herzog and Louis Lachenal,First winter ascent 3 February 1987 Jerzy Kukuczka and Artur Hajzer.
Historically, the Annapurna peaks are among the world's most dangerous mountains to climb, although in more recent history, using only figures from 1990 and after, Kangchenjunga has a higher fatality rate. By March 2012, there had been 191 summit ascents of Annapurna I Main, and 61 climbing fatalities on the mountain.This fatality-to-summit ratio (32%) is the highest of any of the eight-thousanders
The Dark Hedges in Northern Ireland, more recently famous as Kings road in the Game of Thrones Television series.
I had been waiting here since 5am, waiting for the perfect light and hoping that there would not be too many photographers, tourists and coaches before then. I got lucky and had picked a rare, quiet morning and still find it hard to put into words just how I felt being here alone with my camera.
This photograph depicts strength, sisterhood, culture and colour. The project was a collaboration between myself (photographer) and a designer to bring forth a strong vision of positive images influenced by Africa. It conveys poised power, and a royal feel rarely associated with Africa.
A lioness is about to slap a male lion with its paw after mating. They both have golden coats and are standing on a patch of burnt grass in the warm evening light. Shot with a Nikon D810 in the Serengeti in Tanzania in March 2019.
ISO 180, 400mm, f/5.6, 1/500
Dyeing has a long history in Iran. Before Islam, especially evidence such as the Greek historian Xenophon's reference to the Achaemenid carpet weaving workshop in Sardis around 5 BC and writings on the purple carpet on the tomb of Cyrus and the earliest Iranian knotwork ever The first example of Iranian carpeting and discovered by Professor Rodner in Mongolia in an area called Pazirik, the existence of carpet weaving art and subsequent dyeing industry since the beginning of ancient Iranian history has become a valuable and evolved art in the region. On the periphery of the Paziric rug, there are many horse-drawn carcasses, with green, blue, red, and yellow colors used in its texture. By examining the motifs as well as the texture of its patterns, it becomes clear that at least a thousand-year-old tradition is needed to form such sophisticated techniques.
Vultures as a group are the most threatened birds in the world. Of the 23 species of vultures in the world, over 70% of them have an unfavourable conservation status, meaning that they’re at risk of going extinct.
This magical shot was captured whilst I was taking a walk through the Trossachs in Scotland in February 2018.
The trees and house reflect wonderfully in the lake and I knew straight away when i saw it, that it would be a breathtaking shot!
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