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Bryce Canyon NP

Posted by john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 18 January 2009 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

This was shot early in the morning at Sunset Point.

Nikon D300 1/200 second F/11.0 ISO 200 210 mm (35mm equiv.)

Fishit from Tealtown, United States

I very much like the color contrasts and the diagonals ... good show.

18 Jan 2009 5:13am

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

I was't sure if it was real or not...but it is! What a beautiful photograph.

18 Jan 2009 5:37am

@bluechameleon: Oh yeah, it's real. Although I love them all, I think that Bryce is my favorite of the National Parks; going down below into the hoodoos is an extraordinary experience. Thanks for your kind words, Sharon.

Marcah from Quincy, United States

WOW !! Like Sharon said. Wasn't sure if this was real. Excellent work

18 Jan 2009 5:41am

EYES WIDE SHUT from The library of my soul, United Kingdom

Simply amazing scenery, Jack. I can see why it's your favourite. Staggering beauty that brings words such as WOW, and Awesome from one's lips. Fabulous

18 Jan 2009 6:14am

Jean-François from LES ISSAMBRES, France

Quelle beauté ................................... j'en reste sans voix !!!!!!!!

18 Jan 2009 6:27am

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

The background provides a view of Bryce I have not experienced. best...jerry

18 Jan 2009 6:49am

Marie LC from Voiron, France

Marvelous composition ! colours are very splendid and hot . I love shadows like fantoms in front of giants rocks

18 Jan 2009 7:04am

kerfendal from Paris, France

no word, simply gorgeous

18 Jan 2009 7:34am

laur from Clermont-Ferrand, France

Magnifique !

18 Jan 2009 8:01am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Lovely scenery there.

18 Jan 2009 8:04am

romine from Bucharest, Romania

an overwhelming landscape. the colors are amazing. i really like it..

18 Jan 2009 8:30am

NarB from Bruxelles, Belgium

Fantastic tones and lighting, I like very much the diagonals.

18 Jan 2009 9:14am

k@ from Paris, France

Incredible colors ! Can't believe it's natural - but when I do, wow, I'm fascinated - bravo !

18 Jan 2009 10:03am

roentarre from Melbourne, Australia

Wow, the colour and contrast are simply stunning

18 Jan 2009 10:59am

zahai from Berlin, Germany

Stunning. Love the colors and detail. Well done :)

18 Jan 2009 11:02am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Magnifiques ces couleurs! Le paysage est vraiment fantastique! J'adore!!!!

18 Jan 2009 11:18am

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

A great "point de vue"... A little bit unreal by these contrasted colors and these incredible textures.

18 Jan 2009 12:08pm

Veronelle from Lens, France

woua very beautifull landscape

18 Jan 2009 12:58pm

Olivier Jules from Lanciano, Italy

wow!!! amazing picture

18 Jan 2009 1:17pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

Such amazing landscape and terrain, i can see why its one of your favorites, the towers of rock are fascinating

18 Jan 2009 1:53pm

@JJ: Every time I go, my breath is taken away. You need the early morning light to get those particular colors.

Barbara from Florida, United States

Breathtaking view, incredible colors, an amazing place to experience and capture. I had to take a second look as it had me guestion at first if it was real.

18 Jan 2009 2:06pm

@Barbara: As I told JJ, you need the early morning light for those colors. You don't have a very big window for shooting. This was shot at a 210mm focal length.

Shirin Moosavi from Tehran, Iran

This is such a surreal atmosphere! The view is terrific. And such a great job on capturing these stunning cloros!

18 Jan 2009 2:29pm

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland

De toute beauté... des couleurs et des matières vraiment belles

18 Jan 2009 5:05pm

Manuel from Spain

Incredible shot. Awesome composition color and tones.

18 Jan 2009 5:19pm

baobab from Cambridge, United States

this looks like a detail from a giant dessert - icecream and chocolate. I really like the echoes and contrast between the shapes and textures, and the light infusing it all.

18 Jan 2009 5:41pm

Steve Rice from United States

This is gorgeous. No wonder this is my favorite NP. Very well done.

18 Jan 2009 7:19pm

Toni from Eastern Washington, United States

What a spectacular shot. Perfect light, great contrast, really well done.

18 Jan 2009 7:38pm

@Toni: Thanks, Toni; it helps to have a magnificent subject and great light.

dogilicious from Millerstown, PA, United States

Great landscape. The colors really make the white snow pop. Nicely done.

18 Jan 2009 7:54pm

Ken from Manchester, United Kingdom

Fantastic shot

18 Jan 2009 11:08pm

marianne from France

it's like a painting, fantastic !!!! really !!!

18 Jan 2009 11:42pm

Suzanne from Huntington Bch, CA, United States

Spectacular landscape...rather surreal!

19 Jan 2009 3:41am

Lydie et Roland from BESANCON, France

Really splendid !

19 Jan 2009 8:12am

Lesley from Lincoln, United States

I'll echo everyone's thoughts here -- this is such a surreal image! I wasn't sure what I was looking at on first glimpse. I can only imagine how gorgeous is was in person. OK, Bryce, Zion, Sedona... lots of places yet to visit...

19 Jan 2009 11:45am

amy from Nanaimo, BC, Canada

Very cool!! Would love to go there one day. Great compo in this Jack... an almost abstract look.

20 Jan 2009 5:01am

Alivia from Saint-Etienne, France

Bryce Canyon, l'endroit où je rêve d'aller, que de belles couleurs, des dentelles de pierres ocres, des architectures naturelles, un si beau condtionnement de la nature, bravo John.

21 Jan 2009 1:39am

@Alivia: Thank you, Dane, it is an incredible place.

shallowregret from Kongsberg, Norway

perfect timing, great shot

21 Jan 2009 10:48pm

Line from Chambly, Canada

WOWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWww. Les couleurs, la lumière, le cadrage, quelle grande image.

25 Jan 2009 2:28pm

@Line: Thank you very much.