Jiuzhai Valley National Park - Sichuan in Colours, China

  Updated on 2022-02-04 Jiuzhai Valley National Park, China

Pictures taken at the Jiuzhai Valley (九寨沟) are simply breathtaking. Words simply cannot explain the beauty of the nature on this mountain inhabited by the Tibetans. It is crowned as the "Mountain of Dreams" by Chinese people. Located at around 9-hour mountainous drive from Chengdu, Sichuan, the mountain spans across an altitude of 2,000 to 4,500 metres.

An entire spectrum of colours is seen during autumn and spring time, while one sees spring blossoms at the bottom of the mountain, an vast amount of autumn colours on the way to the peak while watching the snowflakes fall.

All photos captured on Hasselblad 500C/M, CF-39 digital back, Carl Zeiss Distagon and Planar lenses, Kodak Ektachrome E100VS colour reversal films. Scanned with Heidelberg PrePress DC3900, Epson V700. Colour Profiles: ProPhoto RGB 16 bit.