Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

You are about to see a collection of photos from the exhibition held in Almaty which is called “Unknown Kazakhstan”. Some photographers made a trip around the country to take unique photographs. Some of them are presented below.

Unknown Kazakhstan

This is the highland plateau Taba Karagai.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

This gorge is called Kaindy which means “the birch one”.

Unknown Kazakhstan

The water flooded this grove two centuries ago.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Best shots are taken in the dull weather.

Unknown Kazakhstan

We are not far from the Wooden Lake.

Unknown Kazakhstan

This is the relict asiatic poplar grove.

Unknown Kazakhstan

The landscapes of Singing dunes are impressive.

Unknown Kazakhstan

This is the gorge of the Kora river in Jungar Alatau.

Unknown Kazakhstan

It is a waterfall Burkhan-Bulak in Jungar Alatau.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

This is the Kora river.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

Pelicans are flying over the lake Balkhash.

Unknown Kazakhstan

One brave man gave the name to this mountain – Bektau Ata.

Unknown Kazakhstan

The rocks of Bektau Ata were created by clinker of the ancient volcano.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Rainwater accumulates in the stone bowls.

Unknown Kazakhstan

This is the famous necropolis Begazy.

Unknown Kazakhstan

These places were densely populated in the ancient times. Many monuments have remained till these days.

Unknown Kazakhstan

These are the Kent mountains and fourty lakes.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

The picture was taken in Altai.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

This lake is called Yazevoye.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

One of the most beautiful places of Zaisan lake is Shekelmes cape. The origin of these many-colored canyons is still unknown. Some people even believe that once a meteorite fell here.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Wild animals are often met in Kazakhstan.

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

Unknown Kazakhstan

There is a stereotype about Kazakhstan that its nature is lifeless and full of dreary steppes. See yourself how far from the truth it is.

via voxpopuli

9 thoughts on “Unknown Kazakhstan”

  1. “There is a stereotype about Kazakhstan that its nature is lifeless and full of dreary steppes.”

    That was exactly my impression. Thanks for the beautiful photo-reporting.

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