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Cruising the Li River 1 by wildplaces Cruising the Li River 1 by wildplaces
The almost impossible landscapes surrounding China's Li River - limestone karst mountains that seem to defy gravity
Critique by akarra Dec 31, 2012, 9:12:12 PM
Photographs like this are difficult to capture. I can't count the number of times I've photographed my thumb accidentally while being excited at having a vision like this one. The vanishing point is very clear but rightly off-center and part of a natural landscape. The river's and mountains' contours give that point a poignant depth. It's hard not to wonder about oneself as observer. Our horizontal vision takes in quite a lot, not unlike those steep peaks all around and that large, defining river. We're as small as those boats, remote even from the trees and greenery at the side.
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LauraChan3 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
such a breathtaking scene! and you've capture it perfectly. I feel I could touch the sky!
Chaosfive-55 Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
If those are giant stalagmites, where are the stalactites? :iconafraidmonkeyplz:
davincipoppalag Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
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