17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Rainbow Alpaca

In the Peruvian Andes, a unique mineral composition and million of years of wind and rains created the Rainbow Mountains, a true wonder of nature. At this altitude of over 5,000 meters, a group of Alpacas crosses the colorful ridge, enjoying the isolation from human population.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Cusco, Peru
Camera: L1D-20c
Copyright: © Enrico Pescantini