Ongii khiid - Monastery Ruins - MONGOLIA
Share
mail
License license
loading...
Loading ...

Panoramic photo by Massimo Storari EXPERT Taken 14:29, 09/12/2010 - Views loading...

Advertisement

Ongii khiid - Monastery Ruins - MONGOLIA

The World > Asia > Mongolia

  • Like / unlike
  • thumbs up
  • thumbs down

My equipment was:

Nikon D70 with Tamron 10/24 (at 10 mm. focal length) with 3 braketed exposures. Fanotec Nodal Ninja 3 as pano-rig. Manfrotto Digi 725B tripod. Stiching using Hugin and hdr/tone mapping workflow within Photomatix Pro. Post processes using Cubic Converter and Photoshop.

comments powered by Disqus

Nearby images in Mongolia

map

A: Ongii Gol - Near the river - MONGOLIA

by Massimo Storari, less than 10 meters away

My equipment was:Nikon D70 with Tamron 10/24 (at 10 mm. focal length) with 3 braketed exposures. Fano...

Ongii Gol - Near the river - MONGOLIA

B: Naiman Nuur - on the lake shore - MONGOLIA

by Massimo Storari, 154.7 km away

My equipment was:Nikon D70 with Tamron 10/24 (at 10 mm. focal length) with 3 braketed exposures. Fano...

Naiman Nuur - on the lake shore - MONGOLIA

C: Naiman Nuur - Over the lake - MONGOLIA

by Massimo Storari, 154.7 km away

My equipment was:Nikon D70 with Tamron 10/24 (at 10 mm. focal length) with 3 braketed exposures. Fano...

Naiman Nuur - Over the lake - MONGOLIA

D: On the Way to Naiman Nuur - MONGOLIA

by Massimo Storari, 169.3 km away

My equipment was:Nikon D70 with Tamron 10/24 (at 10 mm. focal length) with 3 braketed exposures. Fano...

On the Way to Naiman Nuur - MONGOLIA

E: Khandagol - Over the Valley - MONGOLIA

by Massimo Storari, 242.4 km away

My equipment was:Nikon D70 with Tamron 10/24 (at 10 mm. focal length) with 3 braketed exposures. Fano...

Khandagol - Over the Valley - MONGOLIA

F: Khandagol - At the camp - MONGOLIA

by Massimo Storari, 242.4 km away

My equipment was:Nikon D70 with Tamron 10/24 (at 10 mm. focal length) with 3 braketd exposures. Fanot...

Khandagol - At the camp - MONGOLIA

G: Naadam near Khujirt - MONGOLIA

by Massimo Storari, 253.0 km away

My equipment was:Nikon D70 with Tamron 10/24 (at 10 mm. focal length) with 3 braketed exposures. Fano...

Naadam near Khujirt - MONGOLIA

H: erdene zuu buddhism monastery. mongolia

by luis davilla, 260.9 km away

erdene zuu buddhism monastery. mongolia

erdene zuu buddhism monastery. mongolia

I: erdene zuu buddhism monastery. mongolia

by luis davilla, 260.9 km away

erdene zuu buddhism monastery. mongolia

erdene zuu buddhism monastery. mongolia

J: Bayanzag - MONGOLIA

by Massimo Storari, 353.9 km away

My equipment was:Nikon D70 with Tamron 10/24 (at 10 mm. focal length) with 3 braketd exposures. Fanot...

Bayanzag - MONGOLIA

This panorama was taken in Mongolia, Asia

This is an overview of Asia

Asia is the biggest continent on Earth, a darling little gem floating around in space.

Hm, what is Asia? Who's in on it?

China and India are safe bets for Asian nations. Korea, Japan, Thailand, you're fine.

Europe? No. Europe would sort of be on the "Asian continent" if not for those pesky Ural mountains dividing things up in the middle, and then also the whole lineage of kings and wealth and nations and the EU and all that "give me my respect" stuff.
Russia would probably be happiest as its own continent, so for now we'll leave it in "Eurasia" and just hope the natural gas supplies keep flowing.

Pakistan and Afghanistan are dang close to Asia, but politically they show up in "Middle East" news stories an awful lot. Verdict: Eurasia.

I guess we'll actually have to consider everything from Turkey on eastward to be "Eurasian", although the moniker seems overlappitory of the territory.

The Asian economy is now officially raging like a wild furnace of lava that consumes everything in its path. Japan has had the largest individual economy in Asia for decades, but it is forecast that both India and China will outstrip Japan within twenty years.

China is the largest holder of United States debt and is positioned to become the world's next superpower, provided that Godzilla doesn't return and decide to stomp everybody back into the Shang Dynasty.

Text by Steve Smith.

Share this panorama