Sunset at Mount Everest
A most spectacular sunset: Mount Everest, the highest mountain of the world, is entirely colored in red by the last sun rays in the evening.
Sunset behind the mountains of Gyantse
Prayer flags at the Mount Everest
Prayer flags are flying in the wind on a hill at the Mount Everest Base Camp in the Himalayas, at the farthest point that is allowed to visit without being part of an official expedition.
Mount Everest Base Camp in the Himalayas at Night
A sole jeep's headlights illuminate the Mount Everest Base Camp as power generators have been turned off at night, leaving the camp in total darkness.
Amazing collection of Tibetan prayer wheels in Lhasa
Tibetan pilgrim with a unique hat marches on
A traditionally dressed old Tibetan pilgrim is on his way to the famous Kumbum in the Palcho Monastery in Gyantse, the best-preserved original town in Tibet.
The Adventure of Trekking in the Himalayas
On his way from Mount Everest, a hiker on a trekking tour in the Himalayas is dwarfed by the mountains and rocks surrounding him, putting human impact on nature in this remote region into perspective.
Tibetan lost city hidden in the Himalayas
Hidden in the shade of a mountain in the Himalayas lie the remains of a forgotten Tibetan city.
All of Tibet
River at Mount Everest
Glacial water from Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain, is flowing down a valley in a river near the Everest Base Camp in the Himalayas.
Sunset behind Mountains from the Tibet Railway
The sky is on fire behind a mountain range in Tibet at sunset, as seen from the Tibet Railway en route to Lhasa.
Gyantse Kumbum and Monastery in Tibet
A view at the famous Gyantse Kumbum from he roof of the Palcho Monastery in the Tibetan mountain city.
Tibetan woman in Gyantse appears in the window
An old Tibetan woman is giving away a friendly smile from her house's window in an old-fashioned neighbourhood of the traditional Tibetan town of Gyantse.
Himalaya Mountains and Mount Everest
The Himalaya mountain range is unfolding in this sweeping vista seen from an altitude of five thousand meters on the road to Mount Everest in Southern Tibet.
Donggi Cona Lake in Tibet
Cona Lake, also called Lake Donggi Cona, is located in Northern Tibet in the Amdo county.
A Tibetan girl's bike tour in autumn
Autumn on the Tibetan Plateau
The sparse grass covering the remote regions of the Tibetan Plateau near the Himalayas has turned golden in late fall, with the few trees growing in the highland dressing up in autumn colors.
Cows grazing on the Tibetan Plateau
Cows are grazing in a remote mountain village located near the Himalaya range on the Tibetan plateau in South Tibet.
INSPIRITS CHINA is a visual guide to China's sky-scraping mega cities and breath-taking landscapes, drawing from more than 15 years of authentic urban and nature photography by visual artist Chris Rayn.