azure sky and white clouds over Gonggar Airport in Lhasa
look as if they came straight from a travel ad for Tibet,
almost unbelievable in the vibrant intensity of their colors.
The scenery and customs
of Tibet vary widely, depending on the season and the locale.
But at any time, in any area, visitors are bound to be enchanted
by the pure air, astonishing beauty and rich traditional
This album features the
people and places of Lhasa, Xigaze and Nyingchi in late
autumn. The photographs were selected from more than 1,000
that were taken over a 20-day period in autumn 2004.