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Sunset over Cho Oyu from Everest 8th November 2011

2 Responses to “Sunset over Cho Oyu from Everest”

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    Corby:

    Just amazing…

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    Ian:

    Stunning view!

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Sunset over Cho Oyu from Everest

The story behind "Sunset over Cho Oyu from Everest"

I finally have some time to edit some older images that never saw the light in public, but I think are worth sharing as they show the beauty of our planet and I realize not everybody gets the chance to see this personally!

From the upper flanks of Mount Everest, the sun dips behind Cho Oyu, while Nepal and Tibet are under a layer of clouds. Pumo-Ri is visible (the big mountain that looks like the top of a space rocket).

Hope you like it, there are more where this came from :)

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