Photo Of The Day – Buddhist Mask

Buddhist Mask

Title: Buddhist Mask

Location: Khumjung, Solokhumbu Region, Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal, Asia

Description: Used in ceremonies throughout the Himalayas and into Tibet, masks like this one often line the walls of Buddhist temples. This mask was likely carved and painted over 100 years ago, along with a lot of the woodwork behind it.

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Camera: Canon 7D
Lens: Canon 10-22mm
ISO: 1600
Focal Length: 11mm
Aperture: f/3.5
Shutter Speed: 1/13
Altitude: 12,281′

Photograph Copyright 2010 Peter West Carey. Image Available For Commercial Licensing (email).

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