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Photos: The Andes in Overdrive
Riding a motorcycle 5,000 miles (8,048 kilometers) along twisting mountain passes through four countries in five weeks presented Argentine photographer Henry von Wartenberg with many spectacular sights. Check out these weird, wondrous images.   Compiled by Rachel Scheer

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Sicuani, Peru

I was immediately struck by this sight of women doing laundry in the river. It seemed out of a different century. I would have liked to have waited for the light to improve but I was already behind the rest of the group, making fast tracks to Cusco.
Photographer Henry Von Wartenberg

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Shutter Speed + Aperture: 1/400 @ f/10
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