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16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Balanced cairn overseeing the Himalayas

This perfectly imperfect cairn was captured around 5000m above sea-level whilst I was a journey trekking through the Himalayas. The stack balanced carefully at the edge of the mountainside, overlooking a vertiginous drop down.

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Date Taken: 06.2018
Date Uploaded: 08.2018
Photo Location: Nepal
Camera: SM-G950F
Copyright: © Oskar Durlo