Tag Archives: Arizona

30 MAR-1 APR: SIDE TRIP: PAGE, AZ

Tremendous photographic variety exists in the Page, AZ area.  Two of the biggest draws are the Horseshoe Bend of the Colorado River just downriver from Glen Canyon Dam and Antelope Canyon.  I shot Horseshoe Bend […]

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30-31 MAR: GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK

Beautiful Grand Canyon sunset from Yavapai Point.  Nice color on the west facing formations in the canyon.  Initially focused on simplifying the composition by selecting specific formations with the 70-200mm.  Later shifted to the 17-35mm […]

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28-29 MAR: PRESCOTT AZ

I had a great visit with my aunt and uncle in Prescott AZ.  We made a day trip to an area overlooking the Sycamore Canyon Wilderness – incredible view – but a bit hazy and […]

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29 MAR: SIDE TRIP: WEST FORK OAK CREEK

Zane Grey wrote Call of the Canyon from a cabin at the mouth of the west fork of Oak Creek in the Red Rock Secret Mountain Wilderness north of Sedona, AZ.  Spending the morning hiking […]

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26-27 MAR: PETRIFIED FOREST NATIONAL PARK

Petrified Forest seems to be all about contrast, pattern, and color…and very unique terrain.   The terrain itself has varied hues – ranging from white to gray to purple to red…this is paralleled in the kaleidoscope […]

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25-26 MAR: SUPERSTITION WILDERNESS/LOST DUTCHMAN STATE PARK

The Superstition Mountains face west…with the vibrant color of the setting sun behind me and the wonderful light on the mountains in front of me…a magical evening.  The real challenge was choosing a strong foreground […]

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MAR 24-25: SAGUARO NATIONAL PARK

To me, Saguaro NP is all about the namesake cactus and intimate landscape.  I photographed the west section in late afternoon to past sunset.  From about 4PM, the light was magical, imparting a warm glow […]

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