Birth of a River

© Usman M. Bajwa

Birth of a River

Katarina Mansson level-deluxe 8/9/2012 1:59:57 AM

Impressive and beautiful! #1479474

Joy Rector level-deluxe 8/9/2012 4:28:04 AM

fantastic shot #10268650

Melinda F. Schneider level-deluxe 8/9/2012 5:06:14 AM

A spectacular POV and resulting image! Bravo on this one, UB!! #10268695

Carol L. Quina level-deluxe 8/9/2012 9:37:48 AM

Gorgeous! What a treat to be able to see it in person! #10269009

Richard B. Hallick level-deluxe 8/10/2012 9:52:53 AM

Beautiful, Usman! The scenery is breathtaking, and your capture is wonderful. I like your title. #10270461

Carol Flisak level-deluxe 9/24/2012 9:29:06 AM

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalist, Usman! #10335641

Emile Abbott level-deluxe 9/24/2012 9:47:05 AM

Nice month Usman and congrats yet again on another fabulous finalist. #10335746

Bojan Bencic level-deluxe 9/24/2012 10:00:42 AM

WOW! Congratulations on your finalist, Usman. #10335800

Nikki McDonald level-deluxe 9/24/2012 12:10:09 PM

Beautiful scene and perspective, Usman. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #10336337

Stefania Barbier level-deluxe 9/24/2012 12:58:32 PM

it's a beauty Usman... congratulations!!! #10336637

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 9/24/2012 1:03:23 PM

Gorgeous, Usman! Congrats on your finalist! #10336676

Nancy Marie Ricketts 9/24/2012 2:58:37 PM

Beautifully done, Usman! Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist! #10337442

Ann Coates level-deluxe 9/24/2012 3:19:42 PM

Stunning scenery, congratulations on your finalist Usman. #10337544

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe 9/24/2012 4:49:20 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Usman! #10337963

Phyllis Burchett level-deluxe 9/24/2012 7:07:29 PM

Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #10338772

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 9/24/2012 8:50:09 PM

Beautiful Usman! Congratulations! #10339116

Michele Peterson level-deluxe 9/24/2012 9:17:04 PM

Fantastic shot, Usman. Congratulations!! #10339208

Dawn M. Schneider level-deluxe 9/25/2012 9:32:57 AM

beautiful image, hope to see it again next round #10340409

Lydia Williams level-deluxe 9/25/2012 10:39:58 AM

spectacular, Usman...congratulations! #10340537

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-deluxe 9/25/2012 11:01:45 AM

Big congratulations on this super finalist Usman!

jo ann c. #10340627

Christopher Budny level-deluxe 9/25/2012 2:29:00 PM

What a landscape! Congratulations, Usman! #10341104

Richard B. Hallick level-deluxe 9/25/2012 8:31:25 PM

Congratulations, Usman. Well-deserved. #10341619

Errick L. Cameron level-deluxe 9/27/2012 8:30:14 AM

This is my favorite of your THREE August wins! Well done and Congratulations! #10343546

Carol L. Quina level-deluxe 9/27/2012 10:56:32 PM

Love it Usman, so beautiful! Congratulations! #10344386

PATRICIA A. CASEY level-deluxe 9/28/2012 6:57:11 AM

Lovely landscape....Congratulations on Finalist....all the very best in the next round! #10344778

Rona L. Schwarz 9/30/2012 10:24:40 PM

WOW! Amazing capture, Usman! Your POV is exceptional and the detail and clarity is exquisite! Super Congratulations to you (and sorry it is so belated)! #10348325

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Lake Saif-ul-Muluk (a natural lake made from melting of glacial ice) in the Kaghan Valley, Northern Pakistan. I climbed the adjacent hill to get this pov and found the lambs as an added bonus. Look closely and you can see people on the brim of the lake where the big stream starts its journey down the valley to merge into the River Kunhar.
Hand-held, f/16, 1/320s, ISO-400 at 11mm on a Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 lens.

Exif: F Number: 16, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/320 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 11.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40

Uploaded on 8/8/2012 8:13:33 AM

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Camera: Nikon D40 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest Finalist

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