Oh, nice, Moose!
> On 9 Mar 2020, at 20:38, Moose <olymoose@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> A drone shot might fit the bill.
> I figured you would say that. ;-) My thought as well. It appears all the
> shots in a Google search are from low flying planes, and a bit too far up/off
> to maintain a sense of the large scale while getting a different perspective
> than on the ground.
> I briefly thought about getting a drone a year ago, but it turns out that
> special permits are required to use one in Bhutan, and v. difficult for
> tourists to get. As I thought about what targets I might be interested in, I
> realized there weren't that many, against having yet another bunch of gear
> One subject that's difficult to get a good angle on is the giant Buddha in
> Thimpu. It turns out that a long lens shot across the valley works pretty
> well, short of a drone. <https://photos.app.goo.gl/JKFtHX6Fuq6Nuugs9
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