Dawn at Barker Dam

© Jeff Sullivan

Dawn at Barker Dam

Uploaded: February 03, 2009

Description

Barker Dam, Joshua Tree National Park. I was lucky on this trip to encounter great light and weather for the entire 1500-2000 mile lap around the Sierra Nevada range. I was particularly lucky here to find water - I hear that it was dry only a couple of weeks earlier.

I'm really falling in love with Winter reflection images (no wind).

Exif: F Number: 23, ExposureTime: 1/3 seconds, ISO: 400, FocalLength: 10.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Comments

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe February 03, 2009

WOW!!! Jeff this is gorgeous. Spectacular lighting, reflection and colors. Perfect. Hope to see this again. #1078059

Eivor Kuchta February 03, 2009

Stunning view! Easy to fall in love with those kinds of views. We get a lot of wind here in Colorado during the winter, at least in the foothills of the Rockies. Not good for photography. #7122833

Carol L. Fowler February 03, 2009

Beautiful reflection, lighting, and colors Jeff #7122849

Stephen S. Maguire February 03, 2009

A stupendous shot!!! Well captured!!! #7123058

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe February 03, 2009

Beautiful colors, comp and reflection! #7123295

Cary Rogers February 03, 2009

Great colors, exposure, and really nice reflection, Jeff!! #7123402

Tommy E. Burgess February 03, 2009

Every day there are so many spectacular contest entries that it gets to where you almost take beautiful captures for granted. This capture certainly has a WOW factor about it, and I would be suprised if we don't see this beautiful capture again. Stunning work Jeff!! #7123519

Tammy J. Russotto March 04, 2009

This is such a gorgeous image. Everything about it is perfect! #7244810

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