The photographer Charlie Xia showcases a rare, unique perspective on China's landscape.
The Cradle Mountains tower over the tranquil waters of Dove Lake in Tasmania, Australia on September 10, 2013. (Luke Chapman/Flickr)
Pakistani survivors gather around their destroyed houses in the earthquake-devastated district of Awaran on September 25, 2013. (Banaras Khan/AFP/Getty Images)
A miniature golden Buddha sits in front of a giant Buddha statue surrounded by old columns in Ayutthaya, Thailand in September 2013. (Daniel Jarrett)
Michelle Yun, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at Asia Society Museum and her team set up Mohsen Vaziri-Moqaddam's Untitled sculpture for the Iran Modern exhibition.
A group of women celebrate the Dinagyang Festival that honors Santo Niño and the arrival of Malay tribes in Panay in Iloilo, Philippines on January 27, 2013. (Eduardo S. Seastres)
Children amuse themselves as they play along a railroad in West Java, Indonesia on September 11, 2013. (Kent Clark/Flickr)
Chowpatty Beach at low tide after the Ganpati Visarjan (immersion) festival in Mumbai. The festival celebrates Lord Ganesh as the deity of prosperity and remover of obstacles.
Colorful lanterns light up the night sky in Hanoi, Vietnam on September 10, 2013. (PTorrodellas/Flickr)
A cat sits poised with her piercing gaze in Hua Hin, Thailand on September 5, 2013. (Beam Borwonputtikun/Flickr)