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The roaring Da Du River is culturally, historically and economically vital to this area.

The roaring Da Du River is culturally, historically and economically vital to this area.

Leaving Danba, the traditional mountain side villages face us and see us off on our day's drive along the Da Du River.

Image Data

Camera // Canon EOS 5D
Date Taken // 09-19-2010 13:27
Dimensions // 606 x 281
Aperture // f/2.8
Focal Length // 200mm
ISO // 500
Shutter Speed // 0.00 seconds
A woman and her child pull themselves along a cable from the far bank to where I stand waiting. The crossing takes about 10 minutes if you do this alone. Otherwise is is much quicker if someone is on the bank to pull you across.