Mile 13 @ Monument Valley

© Renee Doyle

Mile 13 @ Monument Valley

Uploaded: November 29, 2008 22:08:53


Taken just as dawn was breaking ..

Many thanks to Ken Smith for telling me about this gem of a spot ..... and to Darryl Wilkinson who watched my back as I knelt in the middle of the road ... fun morning !!

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 13/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 135.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D


Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict November 29, 2008

Lovely scenery you captured here, Renee, so beautiful.

Dominick #1043503

Tommy E. Burgess November 29, 2008

Beautiful capture Renee! Wonderful use of leading lines, and the golden tones and composition are outstanding! #6828168

Tiia Vissak November 29, 2008

a great view! #6828206

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe November 30, 2008

Incredibly beautiful, Renee!! Gorgeous tones and composition!! #6828226

Stefania Barbier level-addict November 30, 2008

another winner Renee.... superb....! #6828298

Brett Dolsen November 30, 2008

Wow Renee I think I just saw a Road Runner!!Stunning image!!Brett #6828491

Carla Metzler November 30, 2008

Beautiful capture Renee! #6828536

Michelle Alton November 30, 2008

An amazing, awesome image, Renee. #6828628

Paul E. Earl November 30, 2008

Now this reminds me of the cover on the Eagles Greatest Hits album. A terrific image, Renee. Perfect lighting. Another for the coffee table book I think! #6828788

Marisol Pastor November 30, 2008

Simply spectacular Renee! Love the warm tones and the fantastic composition. #6828887

Shirley Sicurello level-classic November 30, 2008

Beautiful composition of this amazing place, Renee. Well done. #6829034

Mike Clime November 30, 2008

Spectacular composition, Renee! #6829262

Ken Smith level-classic November 30, 2008

There's just one thing missing!! Me! LOL Awesome are defintely Ms Landscape!! Beautiful! #6829322

Bonnie C. Lackey November 30, 2008

My goodness, isn't this just spectacular! #6829336

William C. Raco level-classic November 30, 2008

Fantastic perspective and scene
Excellent, Renee #6829647

James Reininger November 30, 2008

Great composition. #6830056

Clyde P. Smith level-deluxe November 30, 2008

Wonderful capture Renee. Amazing comp and colors.

Clyde #6830307

Debra R. Harder November 30, 2008

Hey Renee!! Great to have you back!! This is ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS!! Going into my favs!! Deb #6830380

Lynne Morris level-classic November 30, 2008

Wow Renee, this is absolutely beautiful. Looks like you have had a fun time over in the states :) #6830438

James E. Coleman level-classic November 30, 2008

I think most would agree with me; there are two good reasons for not praying in the middle of the road, even though praying is a good idea!
1. You could get hit!
2. Darryl will see some other beautiful scene and wander off and.....well see #1!...:):).

Hey hope you don't mind me kidding with you, an awesome shot and work here!!


Karen Engelbreth November 30, 2008

WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOW fantastic image, Renee! #6830842

Ron McEwan November 30, 2008

A great shot here, with warm light really enhances the color. My shot isn't as good, it was raining. I call it the Forest Gump shot. It was here that he stopped running in the movie. #6830866

Linda D. Lester level-classic November 30, 2008

I commented earlier but I don't see it!
This is a "WOW" shot! I'm with Ken the only things missing is me and maybe Ken! LOL!
Love the lighting!!!! #6830966

Beverley Scott November 30, 2008

What an absolutely brillant image, Renee! #6831197

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 30, 2008

Wow! Love the colors, comp and perspective Renee! The road just moves me right on into the picture

jo ann c. #6831547

Darren K. Fisher level-classic November 30, 2008

Absolutely stunning Renee. #6831647

A P November 30, 2008

Awesome POV and colors, Renee. It is nice to have someone to watch your back when you're in the middle in the road. #6831818

ROLAN NARMAN November 30, 2008

Spectacular scenery Renee! Beautiful colors! #6832521

Robert K. Bemus level-classic November 30, 2008

Great POV and colors, Renee!! #6832552

Alex T. Mizuno December 01, 2008

I knew you had an amazing stock of photos from your American trip! This is majestic Renee! You make me want to go back to this place. I'm hungry for more!! #6833117

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic December 01, 2008

Gorgeous capture Renee! Forrest Gump would love this one! And I do too!!! #6833505

Shawn Jennings level-classic December 01, 2008

Excellent! I love it! #6834022

Darryl Wilkinson December 01, 2008

It was quite the privlege watching your back...and can you believe that I didn't even get a picture of you from this vantage point :) I just love your work, Renee! Run :) #6834487

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic December 01, 2008

WOW.....what can say??? Very beautiful, Renee. Lucky you to meet Darryl. He sounds like such a great person! #6834532

Bill Knaps December 01, 2008

Wow Renee, This is so beautiful. Bill #6835831

Deb Koskovich December 01, 2008

My goodness, you sure get around...I'm so envious! This is one fantabulous shot, Renee! #6835957

Cathy Barrows December 01, 2008

gorgeous...does this mean that you did not have barry up at the crack of dawn for him to block traffic #6835995

Erin Appelbaum December 01, 2008

Stunning Renee. Peter #6836286

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna December 02, 2008

Renee, this is above and beyond sensaltionally magnificent!!!!! :-) k #6841378

Larry L. Redmon level-deluxe December 02, 2008

Wow, Renee! What a spectacular view. Great composition! #6841647

Nadya Johnson December 04, 2008

Absolutely magnificent, Renee! Another perfect picture postcard. (Try to say THAT fast. LOL!) The right time with the right light, to be there for sure. Really beautiful! #6850509

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar December 08, 2008

i totally agree with Nadya, this is really beautiful, Renee. I super enjoy watching your gallery, great talent you have. #6868155

Graeme yew Chow December 09, 2008

Stunning scenery and well composed. I was there in May and we did not stopped here. Wow ! Renee. #6873365

A P December 21, 2008

CONGRATUALTIONS Renee on this wonderful finalist #6921606

Ken Smith level-classic December 21, 2008

No surprise here...congrats, Renee...this is one locale I want to visit..soon!! #6921659

Colleen Farrell December 21, 2008

I love this area, and you've captured it beautifully, Renee! Big congrats on your finalist! #6921881

Laurence Saliba level-classic December 21, 2008

CONGRATUALTIONS Renee!!! Awesome finalist!! #6922141

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So glad to see this fantastic photo in the finalists, Renee! Congrats! #6922211

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Huge congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Renee!! #6922389

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Huge congratulations on this well deserved finalist. #6922474

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Congratulations!! #6922525

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Congrats on you gorgeous finalist Renee!!! #6922625

Graeme yew Chow December 21, 2008

Congratulations! I know it is gorgeous scene and with your BP friends help, you did perfectly, Renee. #6922666

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic December 22, 2008

Gorgeous capture and huge Congrats. to you on this lovely Finalist, Renee.

UB. #6923534

Hendrik Storme December 22, 2008

Congratulations Renee! Fantastic shot!!! #6923874

John Connolly December 22, 2008

Congratulations on this outstanding image and your finalist award Renee! Well done! #6923904

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Huge congratulations on this Finalist. Good luck for next round...... #6924877

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Gorgeous finalist Renee. peter #6925500

Elida Gutierrez December 22, 2008


And Good Luck!!! #6925766

Robert Baer December 22, 2008

awesome capture. I didn't have the guts to stand there and take it. But I know the spot well. :-) #6926735

Debra R. Harder December 22, 2008

Oh yes!!! One of my favs, Renee! Huge congratulations on your superb finalist! Deb #6926799

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I'm so glad you got a Finalist for this! This is worth a gold medal (and it will get one soon!). Congratulations Renee!!! #6928373

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Congratulation on this wonderful finalists!!!!! :-) k #6928433

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe December 22, 2008

What a beautiful and so well composed finalist, Renee! Congratulations!
KK #6928448

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Big congrats on your wonderful finalist Renee :O) #6928527

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A super finalist...congrats! #6928686

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Congratulations on your finalist Renee this is such a spectacular image #6929140

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Huge Congratulations! Wonderful finalist. #6929421

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Congratulations on your finalist! #6929693

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What a beauty....Congratulations! #6929918

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Congrats Renee on this very well deserved Finalist!! Jeff #6930007

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Congratulations on your finalist Renee, what a stunning view and image! #6930149

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Stunning finalist Renee! Just beautiful. Congrats to you. #6930311

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Excellent! Congraulations! #6930502

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Great shot Renee! Congrats!! (life is like a box of chocolates.......) #6930592

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Congrats Renee this is spectacular!!! #6931051

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A well-done image of this classic favorite Renee! Congratulations on your beautiful finalist! #6931660

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You captured this beautifully..Congratulations on your fianliast. #6931713

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What a breathtaking finalist! Congratulations! #6933198

Vishal Sharma December 26, 2008

Excellent! Yes, I have been here :) #6945855

Carolyn M. DAlessandro December 27, 2008

One more congratulaitons!! One of my favorite places too! This is a beautiful is perfect!Bravo,well done Renee! #6948209

Tiia Vissak December 29, 2008

Congratulations! #6954553

Marisol Pastor January 02, 2009

Congratulations Renee. Hope you enjoyed your holidays. #6971762

Darryl Wilkinson January 02, 2009

Hey Renee,
I'm glad to see you captured an award for this truly are an outstanding photographer!! Congratulations, dear friend!! #6974923

Robert Jensen July 14, 2013

Gorgeous - hoping to take my kids there next month

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