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Balancing Rock

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 11 October 2011 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Balancing rock spotted near the Visitor's Center in Valley of Fire State Park in Overton, Nevada.

Captured June 20, 2011.

NIKON D7000 1/200 second F/7.1 ISO 200 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Roman from Thiersee, Austria

what a find!
again this great deep colors and fantastic details.

11 Oct 2011 5:47am

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

it´s such a fascinating location, it seems that wherever you turn your head, you found statues, forms, buildings, faces ......... and some of them are named after steven ;-)

11 Oct 2011 5:55am

Florence from Paris, France

Kind of mordern art somehow. Another wonderful setting. Blue, red and green. Great combination of colors.

11 Oct 2011 8:33am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Fantastic shot and series.. love it.

11 Oct 2011 9:21am

klausz from Kufstein, Austria

it is amazing how many different "whims of nature" you found! a fantastic location and "heaven" for a photographer! ;-)

11 Oct 2011 9:45am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

What a great advert for superglue :-)

11 Oct 2011 12:40pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Extraordinary find and top shot!

11 Oct 2011 1:08pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Amazing. The laws of physics seem not to apply.

11 Oct 2011 1:38pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Such a cool rock formation - I've always loved these scenes, and you shot this one wonderfully Steven.

11 Oct 2011 1:52pm

Visualaccent from somewhere in the, United States

Everything was said already. For me, knowing this area well, it is interesting experience about different than mine percepcion of this place .

11 Oct 2011 2:03pm

Othersideblue from Kerman, Iran

wow what an incredible view and fantastic photography ,, bravo !

11 Oct 2011 4:39pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States


11 Oct 2011 6:16pm

franz from Baden, Austria

an astonishing feat of nature captured in a most attractive way!

11 Oct 2011 7:42pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Just amazing color! What a great rock formation! I wonder how many thousands of years it has been this way!

11 Oct 2011 8:37pm

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

Amazing photograph! Out of this world!

11 Oct 2011 8:46pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

This one does seem to defy gravity. A colorful image.

11 Oct 2011 10:39pm

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

Extraordinary..well seen and great find.

12 Oct 2011 12:25am

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Stupendous for both the naturally occurring reason and your fine crystal clear photograph of it!

12 Oct 2011 12:48am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

How does it stay in one place?! Wonderful capture with superb detail and composition!

12 Oct 2011 2:29am

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

Wow, I'd feel nervous if I were standing beneath this formation.

12 Oct 2011 2:33am

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Very cool rock, well captured!

12 Oct 2011 10:03pm