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Painted Canyon

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 2 August 2013 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

View from inside the Indian Watchtower at Desert View.

Photo captured May 8, 2013.

NIKON D7000 1/200 second F/7.1 ISO 200 18 mm

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Akbar&Armaghan from Gorgan, Iran


2 Aug 2013 6:14am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

A fabulous photo !! Very high !!

2 Aug 2013 9:59am

Laurette from Johannesburg - Fourways, South Africa

A beautiful capture and indeed a very beautiful view !

2 Aug 2013 10:33am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Wow, that's so beautiful! I just love the light on the foreground formations - gorgeous landscape, Steven.

2 Aug 2013 10:43am

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

So many colors, outstanding!

2 Aug 2013 11:57am

RBL from Oxford, United States

Absolutely an amazing view and capture ... love your title!

2 Aug 2013 12:38pm

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Excellent.... )

2 Aug 2013 1:47pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Gorgeous saturated colours

2 Aug 2013 3:44pm

JCJ from Troyes, France

beautiful place!!!!!

2 Aug 2013 4:04pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

What a beautiful time of day to get your super shot!

2 Aug 2013 4:34pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

Here its great to follow the pools of lights as they spot down on the rocky canyons
below, I imagine one would be more aware of this than on the plains !~

2 Aug 2013 4:48pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

The light makes areas just glow - another superb view

2 Aug 2013 5:26pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

Your title is perfect Steven, I can see this on canvas! I can imagine me being there and seeing this.... what a spectacular sight! Is this your first visit or is it a repeat? Totally awesome!

2 Aug 2013 6:10pm

@Carol: I came here about 30 years ago with my parents. We stayed in a cottage along the canyon's rim for about 3-4 days. This was long before I had an interest in photography.

Othersideblue from Kerman, Iran


2 Aug 2013 6:38pm

franz from Baden, Austria

captivating layers of colours and natural textures in an incredible setting !

2 Aug 2013 7:09pm

barry from Palm Springs, California, United States

Fantastic light.

2 Aug 2013 7:44pm

Helene from Loire Atlantique, France

Quelle impression d'immensité ! Et toujours ces couleurs étonnantes, c'est magique .....

2 Aug 2013 7:55pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

so so beautiful composition, colors, lights & texture!
Amazing & lovely view!

2 Aug 2013 8:05pm

Mohammad/Navvab from shiraz, Iran

Where did you get the picture?

2 Aug 2013 8:13pm

Marc from Granby, Québec, Canada

WOW, WOW VERY NICE........ :)

2 Aug 2013 9:03pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Wow Steven, this is just gorgeous! One of my very favorites! The colors are spectacular as well as the view! Absolutely stunning!

2 Aug 2013 9:34pm

Mariana Maoduš from Waterloo, Canada


2 Aug 2013 10:04pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

well done, steven

2 Aug 2013 11:24pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An exceptional image. Very beautiful!

2 Aug 2013 11:42pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Wonderful sky above the rugged canyon.

3 Aug 2013 3:00am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

I like the P.O.V. here. Very nice shot.

3 Aug 2013 4:00am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

amazing light and colours in this superb landscape photo!

3 Aug 2013 6:02am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Just awesome!

3 Aug 2013 10:21am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

so beauty shot

3 Aug 2013 2:14pm

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Fantastic landscape! Beautiful and awesome.

3 Aug 2013 7:58pm

CreatednotFound from Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Absolutely amazing, stunning, wish I could see it in person!!

3 Aug 2013 9:20pm

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

wow - so beautiful !! A fantastic shot - bigger than life !!!

4 Aug 2013 1:40am

Abena from Illinois, United States

This is gorgeous in every way, beautiful! I love the colors in it, it's bold!

4 Aug 2013 1:43am

parisa from tehran, Iran


4 Aug 2013 6:23am

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Stunning view ... the colors and light in the front are absolutely wonderful !!!

4 Aug 2013 7:45pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Glorious sunny textures!

5 Aug 2013 9:05am

Ziren from Singapore, Singapore

What a spectacular view!

8 Aug 2013 3:21pm

This image has been featured in 3 Remix collections.

Stunning views by Baldwin VW

AWESOME by Carol

landscapes by barry