Travel to Bagan, the land of the 2,200 Buddhist temples and pagodas


Professional photographer Alexandre Sattler from has created a relaxing time-lapse video which portrays the beauty of a land which still hosts over 2,200 Buddhist temples and pagodas: Bagan

Bagan is an ancient city located in the Mandalay Region of Burma (Myanmar).

In the 11th and 13th centuries over 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas and monasteries were constructed in the Bagan plains alone. Today, “only” 2,200 temples and pagodas still survive.


Bagan sous les étoiles, a new great time-lapse captured using a Nikon D810, created after 15 days of shooting in Bagan, 10 nights passed out under the stars, 100 candles for light, 50 incense sticks to ward off mosquitoes, 38,000 photos and over 100 hours of post production.

Equipment Used

Cameras: Nikon D810, Nikon D600
Lenses: Nikon 14-24mm f/2.8G ED AF-S NIKKOR, Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8G ED AF-S NIKKOR, Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 G
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