Thursday, November 15, 2012

Scenic Vang Vieng

Vang Vieng,a small riverside scenic town dotted by limestone outcrop,
a nice stopover on the way back from Luang Prabang to Vientiane
for photography bluff and adventure seekers with activities
like kayaking,tube and balloon ride
or simply trekking to the limestone hills and caves.

 

boat crossing the Nam Song river.
Lens, Nikon 18~35mm f/3.5-4.5D,
focal length 18mm,exposure 1/25,f /20,
white balance auto,spot metering,Aperture priority.






Pump boat parked by the riverside.





A pile of wooden poles by the river.



Walkway on a Paddy fields.

Lens, Tamron SP AF 17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di II VC ,
focal length 17mm,exposure 1/100,f /11,
white balance auto,spot metering,Aperture priority





A pile of cutted paddy awaiting to be harvest.



rest hut by the paddy field





Lens, Nikon 18~35mm f/3.5-4.5D,
focal length 21mm,exposure 1/100,f /16,
white balance manual(fine weather),spot metering,Aperture priority.







River view Bungalow and Restaurant.





wooden suspension bridge across the Nam Song River



cattle going for a drink and dip.



A river crossing raft made of mineral water bottles.

Lens, Nikon 18~35mm f/3.5-4.5D,
focal length 18mm,exposure 1/30,f /18,
white balance manual(cloudy),spot metering,Aperture priority.



Satellite disc reaching out for signal



Ballooning into the sunset.





sunset by the limestone outcast

Lens, Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S NIKKOR ED VR Zoom Lens ,
focal length 135mm,exposure 1/25,f /18,
white balance manual(cloudy),spot metering,Aperture priority
on tripod.




Lens, Tamron SP AF 17-50mm F/2.8 XR Di II VC ,
focal length 50mm,exposure 1/160,f /18,
white balance manual(cloudy),spot metering,Aperture priority




night view on a  popular Vang Vieng street

Lens, Nikon 18~35mm f/3.5-4.5D,
focal length 18mm,exposure 25sec,f /5,
white balance manual(cloudy),spot metering,Aperture priority.




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17 comments:

~Beb~ said...

Air crystal clear!!!

❤Kamsiah❤ said...

pondok rehat ditengah2 sawah padi tu...tersangat2 cantik...mengingatkan saya pada zaman kecil2 dulu...tak rugi U kesana...tentu jiwa jadi tenang berada disitu..

Seri Bahasa said...

mr thomas guna lens jenis mana ambil gambar pemandangan tu...boleh bagitau setting dia...

puteri kasih said...

beautiful view...can be even made into lovely postcards :)

alicesg said...

Lovely photos and scenery. Do they provide life jackets for the boat ride?

thomas said...

Kamsiah,
Terasa mcm tak nak balik
.

thomas said...

Seri,
Ada saya letak setting sikit

thomas said...

Puteri,
hah! Hah! Boleh jual online leaps ni.

thomas said...

Alicesg,
No life jacket for the short boat ride as it is meant for locals
but they will provide it for kayaking and tube ride

budi os 19 said...

great post and nice picture my friend :D

Wak Gelas™ said...

nice capture .., kalo dapat gambar misty morning dgn gunung2 kat background tu mesti lagik awesome kan bro thomas.. eHHHee

syiela said...

tenang je tengok pemandangan sawah padi...

thomas said...

Wak,
dry season sekarang,kurang hujan dan tidak misty.

de engineur said...

Looking at all these pics, I feel I'm also part of the tour. Great series here, thanks for sharing.

Keep the pics coming.

caliph shuriken said...

pic sawah padi & titi kayu tu menarik laa ^^

Jibie Jipp said...

wow. They are all so beautiful. Looks so relaxing esp the sawah padi.

iaryylr said...

Gambar gambar yang menarik dan perjalanan yang indah! syabas dan terima kasih kerana sudi berkongsi kembara :)

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