Limpiopungo lagoon - Cotopaxi National Park

Limpiopungo lagoon Cotopaxi national park

Nikon D800E – 17 mm – F18 – 1/125 – ISO 200   –   © Henri Leduc

I first saw this triangle in the lagoon, then I noticed the reflections in the water, but to get all that in the frame I finally had to lay down, half in the wet grass, half in the mud, with the camera on the tripod at 20 cm from the water to take this photo … and it wasn’t very warm !

Limpiopungo lagoon


Limpiopungo is a beautiful lake of possible glacial origin located high in the Andes (3600 m asl), at the foot of Cotopaxi Volcano.