TsoKar Lake, Ladakh.

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© Kiran Rao
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UploadedDecember 23, 2010
TakenJuly 24, 2010
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D3000
Exposure1/250 sec at f/14
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length18 mm
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Tso Kar means salty lake in Ladakhi language. It is so called because of the salt deposits through out the lake. The deposits look like snow from afar.

The smell of the salt gets overpowering with time. This is the reason the camps are set a few kilometers away from the lake.

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  • Lilian Wagdy

    Lilian Wagdy gave props (23 Dec 2010):

    Amazing!! Great Reflections

  • Kiran Rao

    Kiran Rao said (23 Dec 2010):

    Thanks Lilian!

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