The Miao Terraces

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The Miao Terraces by Mingli Tian

Image details - The Miao Terraces

Photographer: Mingli Tian
Competition: Competition 10
Category: Bountiful Earth
Location: Guizhou Province, China


This photograph was taken in the highly mountainous region of south-western Guizhou province. Here live the Miao people, an ethnic minority, who have been present for thousands of years. Every spring they plant rice in their terraces, which fill up with rainwater and create a dazzling landscape.


3rd place - Bountiful Earth