Sunrise over dunes

© Gordon McGregor

Sunrise over dunes

Uploaded: November 29, 2004


Sunrise at Stovepipe Wells, Death Valley. There was a dust storm happening at the time, giving the great atmospheric effects and almost fog-like background.

Canon 17-40 F4L, at about 19mm. Combination of 3 exposures of the same scene for sand, sky and sunflare.


Karma Wilson November 29, 2004

Love this! Excellent!

Karma #192454

Michael Allen November 29, 2004

Great exposure, Gordon.

Very sharp image, I love the sand blown ridge. How big was that "crater"? (no way to judge without something to provide size perspective)

Very nicely seen. ..mike ;-} #943830

Gordon McGregor November 29, 2004

Hi Michael, the front ridge is probably about 100m long from left to right. I might post some later with people in them, for scale. #943868

Paul C. Gazzanigo November 29, 2004

Gorgeous, Gordon! #943894

Debra Booth November 29, 2004

Gorgeous capture, Gordon! #944475

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