16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Fire and ice

In this composition, I was fascinated by how the last rays of the sun reflected on the snow. I wanted to capture the contrast between the cold of the snow and its bluish tones and the warmth with which the sun's rays stain the mountain No foreigner has been in the Chapursan Valley for more than six years. The same is true of other restricted areas of Pakistan, since the mountains were stained with blood by the Taliban in a well-known mountain camp in 2011. That's why I appreciate the circumstances and the people who favored me to enjoy these unaltered landscapes. , standing in time. Unnamed mountains covered in snow waiting to be promoted and become part of future mountaineering stories

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Pakistan
Camera: X-T2
Copyright: © Marta Lucio