Sunrise Over the Himalayas

Sunrise Over the Himalayas

Sunrise Over the Himalayas

$120$2,400

The 13×19″ size is printed on heavy weight archival paper. The image size is 11×17, which allows a 1″ border for framing.

The 40×60″ size is printed on metal with an included float mount and hanging equipment. Come see this huge print on display at Culture Brewing Co, Encinitas through the month of September!

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Description

This was a difficult one to shoot. I woke up at 1am in Ghorepani, a small town nestled on the outskirts of the Nepalese Himalayas. I checked the weather and was happy to see that the skies were clear. I hastily made the strenuous 1 hour hike up to the top of Poon Hill at over 10,000 feet. I set up my wide angle lens and framed the scene in the darkness. I was the only person on the mountain, alone in the middle of the night. I have plenty of experience shooting alone but when you are on top of a mountain in the middle of the night, sounds get heard that may not be there, and things get eerie. I put some music on and tried to forget about that, and instead focused on the magnificent scene before me. Soon I was relaxed and completely engrossed in the experience. My eyes fully adjusted to the starlight to such a degree that I could see dawn approaching hours before the sun actually crested the horizon. It was a magical night in one of the most stunning places on Earth – Nepal’s Himalayas.

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 21 × 17 × .25 in
Size

13×19" on paper, 40×60" on metal