14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
In the midst of a sandstorm at Mingsha Shan.

This is an image of a sandstorm that occurred at Mingsha Shan in northern China. Most people have their heads down to avoid the sand, while there are a few brave souls that are taking pictures of the scene.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2016
Date Uploaded: 07.2016
Photo Location: Dunhuang , China
Camera: NIKON D5300
Copyright: © Tyler Magnier
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