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(January – December 2015)

Yischon Liaw

Blue Whale at American Museum of Natural History

Jook Leung

Kashgar Sunday Bazzar

Kashi, Xinjiang, China

September 23, 2015 7:58 PM

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Kashgar (also known in Chinese as Kashi) is China's westernmost city on the Karakoram Highway in the border province of Xinjiang. This oasis town on the edge of the Taklamakan Desert was a trading post on the old Silk Road where goods have been traded for more than 2,000 years.

In Kashgar Old Town, the view shows part of the famous international market streets across from the nearby Idkah Mosque. The markets are open every day with Sunday being the largest. Farmers and merchants set up on the sidewalks to sell their products and people are out shopping. It's early evening with the sun setting low and highlighting a busy and colorful street market. Kashgar is now a city of about half a million people.

39.47294, 75.98728
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360VR Images by Jook Leung http://360vr.com

Asia / China

Lat: 39° 28' 22.58" N
Long: 75° 59' 14.21" E

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Precision is: High. Pinpoints the exact spot.

Sony ILCE 7R (aka Alpha 7r), Rokinon 8mm/2.8 fisheye

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