13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Nilgiri North Peak

Panaromic view of the sunrise on the Nilgiri North peak (7061m) in the Himalayan ranges. Early morning sun beams illuminating the snow, and the gusty winds blowing the snow creating a blanket of snow dust over the mountain peak.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2014
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Nepal, Nepal
Camera: NIKON D5200
Copyright: © Arun Gopalaswamy