15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
High above the Alborz mountains

The Alborz mountains of Iran are the tallest in the Middle East. These mountains separate the dry climate in the south with the tropical-like climate of the north (by the Caspian Sea.)

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Iran
Camera: FC220