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Dusk Settles over the Grand Canyon

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 7 February 2019 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Crepuscular rays shine over the Grand Canyon near the South Rim.

Photo captured May 8, 2013.

NIKON D7000 1/320 second F/9.0 ISO 100 35 mm

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By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Absolutely wonderful. Great capture Steven.

7 Feb 2019 5:14am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Gorgeous view. The rays behind the dark clouds create a great drama in the picture

7 Feb 2019 6:18am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Magnifique tout simplement !!
Bonne journée

7 Feb 2019 6:40am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Splendide lumière et splendide photo.
Bonne journée Steven

7 Feb 2019 7:57am

Gérard from Allauch, France

The site is already grandiose, but with this exposure of clouds pierced by rays, this image is fabulous!!!!

7 Feb 2019 8:00am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, clouds, colors & lighting!
A M A Z I N G !!!!!!

7 Feb 2019 8:23am

Jean-Louis Guianvarc'h from Valence d'Albigeois, France

Une image d'une beauté fantastique! La lumière est extraordinaire. Bonne journée.

7 Feb 2019 8:30am

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

A fabulous image ! I love the layers and the rays of light !

7 Feb 2019 8:32am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Juste superbe ta photo

7 Feb 2019 9:48am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

This is superb ! Five stars*****

7 Feb 2019 9:50am

Marcel P. from Wallonie picarde, Belgium

super !

7 Feb 2019 9:54am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

an absolutely beautiful contra jour

7 Feb 2019 10:06am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Amazing scenery! Fantastic picture! 5*

7 Feb 2019 11:30am

willy from Belgium


une photo 5* Steven


7 Feb 2019 1:02pm

Devi from Chennai, India

wow...what a terrific shot here ! Love the rays streaming through the cloudy sky..and I love that stream showing a glimpse down there ! Fantastic image !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Bravo Steven :))))))))))))))))))))))

7 Feb 2019 1:27pm

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

This is a magnificent capture Steven. Excellent photograph. 5*

7 Feb 2019 1:42pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Majestic and magnificent!

7 Feb 2019 2:28pm

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Belle capture

7 Feb 2019 2:50pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Ah, an excellent image with all these layers and light.

7 Feb 2019 3:35pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

oh, wow, such splendor

7 Feb 2019 4:14pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Grandiose ciel et vue quel rayonnement et décor de montagnes superbe
Belle soirée

7 Feb 2019 4:38pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Wouahhhhh... grandiose!...
Excellent cliché.

7 Feb 2019 4:55pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


7 Feb 2019 6:40pm

Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

Wow fantastic the dark clouds and de beautiful sun strikes. 5 *

7 Feb 2019 7:23pm

MEC from Setúbal, Portugal

Very tretty image!!

7 Feb 2019 7:44pm

Dutchess from Lakeside Village, Netherlands

Magnificient beams of light spreading out over these beautifully shaped mountains!!!

7 Feb 2019 8:28pm

Marité from France

SPLENDIDE !!! Merveilleux !!!
Merci Steven c'est très, très beau !
Bonne journée.

7 Feb 2019 8:28pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is a stunning image. What an incredible view of the light over the Grand Canyon! 5*

7 Feb 2019 9:11pm

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

Nice dark and light in this image. The bit of river is a treat.

7 Feb 2019 9:14pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

This image has so many layers. I love the light, and that it's not the typical view. 5*

7 Feb 2019 10:11pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Yay! awesome! I love it!

7 Feb 2019 11:09pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Glorious sun light that makes this an excellent picture.

8 Feb 2019 12:51am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

a beautiful sunset; you have done a wonderful capture of the rays without any flare

8 Feb 2019 2:03am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

Nicely done, Steven! You captured all those wonderful layers and light just beautifully!

8 Feb 2019 2:37am

Martine Girard from brest, France

Magnifique ciel !

8 Feb 2019 2:59am

Ginnie from Netherlands

How wonderfully ethereal, Steven!

8 Feb 2019 5:58am

jeanmadis from Chonburi, Thailand

Superbe !

8 Feb 2019 7:21am

Sudipto from Hyderabad, India

Those are some magical rays, Steven... :)

8 Feb 2019 8:30am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superb point of view! Beautiful landscape and light!

8 Feb 2019 9:09am

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran


8 Feb 2019 9:20am

Anne from France

Incredible light!

8 Feb 2019 10:26am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

This is an exceptional photo.

8 Feb 2019 10:30am

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Sublime !! I expect to return soon to offer my congratulations on a Spotlight :))

8 Feb 2019 2:41pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Wow. So beautiful. A fine capture of the rays here. Excellent. :)

8 Feb 2019 3:32pm

Remus from Portugal

Powerful sky. The effects of the rays of light are spectacular.

8 Feb 2019 3:42pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wow ! Fabulous photo !

8 Feb 2019 5:42pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

& Congratulations! :)

8 Feb 2019 7:18pm

Mvdfotokraam from Westvoorne, Netherlands


8 Feb 2019 9:22pm

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Congratulations on the spotlight Steven.

8 Feb 2019 11:46pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Congratulations on the Spotlight!

9 Feb 2019 1:07am

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

Absolutely Fantastic! Bravo, Sir!!!

9 Feb 2019 2:20am

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

Congratulations on the Spotlight Steven!

9 Feb 2019 2:45am

Gérard from Allauch, France

Congrats Steven, a superb Spotlight !!

9 Feb 2019 4:01am

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

just wonderful... Congratulations on the Spotlight Steven!

9 Feb 2019 5:16am

The Yum List from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

That really is a gorgeous shot. Beautiful light.

9 Feb 2019 6:50am

Joëlle from France

Tout simplement divin merci pour ce fabuleux spectacle !

9 Feb 2019 7:27am

yoshimiparis from France

beautiful as always

9 Feb 2019 7:30am

Sam from Chennai, India

And Congratulations on your spotlight :)

9 Feb 2019 9:15am

mohammad from Isfahan, Iran

Wonderful event,
Beautiful record of sun shine,
Bravo to you dear steven!

9 Feb 2019 6:10pm

Dutchess from Lakeside Village, Netherlands

Congratulations :-)

9 Feb 2019 10:25pm

You Know Me from Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Love the sky and silhouettes here!

10 Feb 2019 8:54am

omar from Kunduz, Afghanistan

Spectacular moment, I love the sun beams and the different layers...

10 Feb 2019 10:43am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Congratulations on your SPOTLIGHT!

10 Feb 2019 7:31pm

urspo from phoenix, United States

Lovely again !

11 Feb 2019 2:39am

Daniel from Kenmare, United States

stunning light

11 Feb 2019 4:31pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Stunning photo! Congratulations!

11 Feb 2019 4:48pm

STEED from D, France

Worfffffff !!!!!! Absolutely Fabulous !!!!!! Hat's off,Steven .....

12 Feb 2019 6:39pm

jeanmadis from CHONBURI, Thailand

Que la nature est belle derrière ton objectif.
Bravo l'artiste !

13 Feb 2019 1:48am

Roland from gerpinnes, Belgium

Wonderful photo!

30 Mar 2019 8:29pm

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Five stars*****(3) by Hiro