Photo Of The Day – Prayers Across The Himalayas

Prayers Across The Himalayas

Title: Prayers Across The Himalayas

Location: Dole, Khumbu Region, Nepal


ISO 50
Focal Length 70mm
Shutter Speed 1/200
Aperture f/9
Exp Comp -1 1/3
Camera Canon EOS 5D
Lens Canon 28-300mm L

Taken from a pass just before the town of Dole (DOH-lay) in the Khumbu Region of Nepal.  Prayer flags are often placed in the high up places so the prayers written on them can be dispersed on the four winds blowing through the area.

Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey

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