The early morning light comes across the mountain top enwrapping this lake in mystical foggy light backlit by the sun. Tarns are typical postglacial landforms. They frequently occur in the scooped-out base of cirques that were carved out by the glaciers during the last ice age. Tarns are among the most beautiful landforms in the European Alps.
August 2004
Pentax K2, Pentax 24mm, f/22, 1/8sec, Kodak Ektachrome E6, ISO 100, polarization filter, tripod