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Focus on the Journey: A Himalayan Moment,

By: Dr. P. Srinivasan  M.D.

Shepherd, A lonely shepherd bringing his flock home. Nyoma, Changthang, Ladakah

Image Details:

Phase One / IQ3 100 MP Digital Back / Schneider Kreuznach LS 240mm f/4.5 

Manual mode

ISO 200, F22,  1/800 s 


A Personal Account:

I fell in love with the mountains, specifically the Himalayan region, after my first trek in 2006. This particular image was taken in the Changthang region of Ladakh.

Ladakh is a region in the northernmost part of India, lying between the Kunlun mountain range in the north and the main Great Himalayas to the south. Ladakh is known for its stunning landscapes, high-altitude deserts, and rich cultural heritage.

As I drove past a shepherd and his flock of sheep, I feared I had missed a golden opportunity. Determined, I waited, and waited, hoping he would cross my path again against the dramatic backdrop of the mountains.

The setting was capti...

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