the remote and little known rice terraces of yuanyang county in china’s yunnan province were built by the hani people along the contours of ailao mountain range during the ming dynasty five hundred years ago. the terraces, once planted during the early spring season, are then irrigated with spring water from the forest above, which reflect sunlight to create the images seen here.

photos by jialiang gao, javarman, isabelle chauvel and thierry bornier
(previous posts on the rice terraces of the philippines and vietnam)

disslike mit marcus staiger

veropfertes opfer püferst durch die stadt wie ein richtiges opfer das nur opferfreunde hat du opfer

alexander - truth

everyday is trying to trick me into doing bad-o