Trying desperately not to lose focus on what's ahead of me. Everything is a process, and every day doesn't have to be a part of some arbitrary progression - and you know what? That's okay.
Now, if only I could actually believe that.. 📸 - Sony A7RIII, 16-35 GM.
Life is harsh up at 5000m 🏔
It’s cold and a simple walk up a small incline turns into a strenuous ordeal that will leave you gasping for air 🌬
The high altitude and low temperatures don’t seem to effect the locals though... ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
They haul around heavy bags with ease and seem to only ever wear a light sweater, a hat and sandals no matter the conditions ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
However, if by chance you’re NOT a local to the Peruvian Andes and actually require some equipment that will have your back then @backcountry is my go to for outdoor gear 👌🏼