Uploaded: October 27, 2008


Lijiang, Yangshuo, China
October 08

Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 125.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict October 27, 2008

Lovely image you have here, Kate.

Dominick #1023995

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 27, 2008

Excellent perspective and capture! Jeff #6667087

Kate Baumgartner October 27, 2008

Thank you, Dominick and Jeff. I enjoyed your comments on my image. #6668564

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic October 27, 2008

Fantastic capture, Kae. Love the pov. #6668980

Yulianto Soeroso October 28, 2008

lovely amazing shot and composition in color #6670997

Kate Baumgartner October 28, 2008

Thank you Kay and Yulianto. I enjoyed reading your comments. #6671052

Brett Dolsen October 28, 2008

Great POV and composition Kate!!Brett #6671139

Ujjwal Mukherjee October 28, 2008

Great shot and so very well presented,Kate!

Taken from that eventful hot-air balloon ride in China? #6672026

Kate Baumgartner October 28, 2008

Thanks for your comments, Brett and Ujjwal.

Yes, Ujjwal, this image was taken about five minutes before we crashed. It's so funny, now, because the image is so peaceful but I only remember the awful pain of the crash. This is one of the last photos I took that day. #6672378

Kate Baumgartner October 28, 2008

Thanks, Sabrina. #6675670

Sirsendu Gayen November 02, 2008

outstanding POV and composition.Excellent clarity,colors and details. #6695119

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