20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Drone/Aerial
A Walk into Pink

The salt lake of Masazir near Baku fills with color during the summer months, as bacteria thrive in the mineral-filled salty waters. As parts of the lake dry, pink salt islands remain, and as my friend started walking towards them, she created the perfect sense of scale in the photo.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Baku, Azerbaijan
Camera: FC3411
Copyright: © Florian Kriechbaumer