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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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Near Antofagasta riding to Copiapó, Chile

The famous Mano del Desierto, or "Hand of the Desert," sculpture by Chilean artist Mario Irarrázabal, is located right off the Pan-American Highway in northern Chile. Because it's a big tourist attraction, I wanted to photograph it from an unusual perspective.
Photographer Henry Von Wartenberg

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Camera: Leica M6
Film: Provia 100 push +1 stop
Lens: Leica 28/2.8
Shutter Speed + Aperture: 1/250 @ f/11.5
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