Paria Canyon

© Jay Patel

Paria Canyon

Uploaded: March 14, 2011


Location: Paria Canyon Canon 17-40 1.6s@F14 Circular Polarizer

Exif: F Number: 14, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 16/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 29.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II


Patricia White level-classic March 14, 2011

I don't know where this is but an excellent capture of the cracks from no water. I wonder how much water there used to be at one time? Reminds of Grand Canyon and how the water table is getting less and less every year. #1360801

Tarun Bose March 14, 2011

This is a super capture. Lovely colour saturation and excellent composition. Outstanding work Jay. #9290939

Liz blahh March 14, 2011

Great capture! #9291159

Rolando Rosito March 14, 2011

Wonderful image Jay! #9291386

David M. Montero March 14, 2011

Great find wonderfully captured Jay! #9291616

Paul D. March 15, 2011

Jay, you never disappoint, what a great image. You feel like you're down on one knee and right in the scene. That 17-40 must have been 8 inches from the ground! Beautiful piece. Those two wide cracks in the FG are perfectly placed, you get yanked right into that canyon. Send this one to ESS on NPN, we need a good shot in the arm over there. ;-) #9293562

Katarina Mansson April 03, 2011

Great POV and composition! Congratulations on your beautiful POTD Jay! #9331836

Karen Celella level-deluxe April 03, 2011

Congratulations on your outstanding POTD, Jay. I just watched 127 Hours and this reminds me of the beauty and danger of the canyons. #9331854

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 03, 2011

what a fascinating low pov and grand capture, Jay. CONGRATZ on the POTD!!!

UB. #9331872

Richard M. Waas level-addict April 03, 2011

Excellent image Jay and a well deserved POTD!! Congrats...... #9331882

Mary K. Robison April 03, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD, Jay. Excellent pov, with gorgeous light and colors. #9331896

Joy Rector April 03, 2011

congrats on the POTD #9331913

Cathy Barrows April 03, 2011

Congrats on your beautiful POTD...the cracks are so even it almost looks like tile #9331942

Nikki McDonald level-classic April 03, 2011

Wonderful pov and exposure, Jay. The light, colors and lines and composition are lovely. Congratulations on the POTD. #9331944

Anthony L. Mancuso April 03, 2011

Awesome image Jay...congrats on your POTD! #9331947

Waleed Al Maamari April 03, 2011

Congratulations on your outstanding POTD #9331962

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic April 03, 2011

on your very deservinng POTD! 8o) #9332099

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe April 03, 2011

Wow, incredible scenery and lead in lines. Excellent POTD Jay, a huge congratulations!! #9332246

Susana Ms Heide April 03, 2011

OH WOW!!!! The SMOOOTH texture in the FG makes me want to run my hand across the dry dirt :o) Another TOP NOTCH landscape from you Jay and most of us can only dream of capturing nature the way you do! CONGRATZ on this amazing POTD!! #9332251

Richard D. Love April 03, 2011

Congratulations, Jay. Outstanding composition and the lines just lead the eyes throughout the image. Well done.

Rick #9332269

Laura E. Swan level-classic April 03, 2011

What a powerful image, Jay. VERY commanding and it speaks for itself.

Huge congrats on this wonderful BP Honor of POTD!!!

-Laura Swan #9332290

Jay Patel April 03, 2011

Thank you all for wonderful comments. Untouched Canyon floor like this one is hard to find....we got lucky on our last workshop in Southern Escalante Region. #9332322

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman level-classic April 03, 2011

A winner for certain! Congratulations #9332381

Shawn Jennings level-classic April 03, 2011

Fantastic image, Jay! Congratulations on your POTD! #9332545

Anne McKinnell April 03, 2011

Excellent Jay! I don't think I've seen one like this with the cracks on the floor. Beautifully done. #9332841

Phyllis H. Burchett April 03, 2011

Congrats on this awesome POTD! #9332987

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe April 04, 2011

Beautiful, Jay! Congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved POTD!! #9333855

Shirley A. Kinney April 05, 2011

Beautiful, Jay. Congrats on your POTD. #9336059

Patti Coblentz April 05, 2011

Such a grand image, Jay...congratulations on your POTD! #9336611

Cecil Whitt level-classic April 27, 2011

Congrats, a marvelous image. C #9371939

Shawn Jennings level-classic April 27, 2011

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Jay! #9373463

Jeana Clark April 27, 2011

Stunning capture Jay!!!
Congratulations on this
beautiful Finalist AND POTD!!!

~J~ #9373688

Phyllis H. Burchett April 27, 2011

Congrats on your finalist! #9374537

Bill Houghton April 28, 2011

Jay, congratulations on your beautiful win. You deserve it. Have a great day, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


Phyllis H. Burchett April 28, 2011

Congratulations on your well deserved win!!! #9377497

Jeana Clark April 28, 2011

Congratulations for this
well deserved Winner!!!!

~J~ #9377520

Merna L. Nobile April 28, 2011

Take photo, Sleep
Edit photo, Sleep
Received award, stop sleeping

Rolando Rosito April 28, 2011

Well deserved winner Jay, Congratulations!!! #9378606

Renee Doyle level-classic April 29, 2011

Excellent capture and deserving win!! Congratulations Jay! #9378895

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 29, 2011

CONGRATZ again on the Winner now!!!

UB. #9378976

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic April 29, 2011

on your very deserving POTD & 2nd Place WINNER! 8o) #9380186

Shawn Jennings level-classic April 29, 2011

Congratulations on your win, Jay! #9380481

Patti Coblentz April 29, 2011

An amazing image, Jay...congratulations on your win! #9380571

Kim Andelkovic May 05, 2011

Congrats x 2 awesome image :-)

Jay Patel May 06, 2011

Thanks for all the comments. It was a unique find. The recent flooding had left the floor of the canyon wet enough to make the crossing difficult. We arrived just in time to catch a clean pattern without any foot prints. #9391489

David M. Montero May 11, 2011

Congratulations on your winning selection Jay. Well worth the effort. #9399974

Kevin Reaves June 04, 2011

Beautiful Image Jay! Congratulations!!!! #9443382

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