The photographer Charlie Xia showcases a rare, unique perspective on China's landscape.
A panoramic view of the Fann Mountains of northwest Tajikistan on September 24, 2012. (erh1103/Flickr)
A quiet morning along Sok Kwu Wan Bay in Hong Kong on December 1, 2012. (Andy*Enero/Flickr)
A row of handmade dolls line a market stall in Bukhara, Uzbekistan on October 1, 2012. (erh1103/Flickr)
An elephant splashes around in the jungles of Laos on September 20, 2012. (worldsurfr/Flickr)
A dancer in the midst of a performance in Bali, Indonesia on July 25, 2012. (worldsurfr/Flickr)
Photographer Taylor Weidman joined Mongolia's nomadic pastoral herders on the road to capture a threatened way of life.
A tree covered in foliage spreads out its branches in India on December 4, 2012. (VikramDeep/Flickr)
Bright yellow leaves fall from the autumn trees on this grey street in Kyoto, Japan on November 28, 2012. (genpi215/Filckr)
“The Sundance Film Festival in January of 2012 was really the first time I’ve ever been to a film festival,” the first-time director admits.