Posted by Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 3 August 2012 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.
To get this view, you take the Carroll Rim Trail up to a long, flat overlook area. The warm light of late afternoon is beginning to work its magic.
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True fine to see this. I have say many times, that aminus is fine thing.
3 Aug 2012 5:30am
The natural world is so spectacular! I like how you have captured the lines of the hills surface as well as the horizontal red hues
3 Aug 2012 6:09am
I never tire of these shots. An incredible place.
3 Aug 2012 6:26am
What a wonderful landscape.
3 Aug 2012 6:39am
Fantastic shot! Just gorgeous landscape and capture. I love it.
3 Aug 2012 6:42am
3 Aug 2012 6:58am
Superb! Have a nice day.
3 Aug 2012 7:11am
3 Aug 2012 7:42am
breathtaking view and you chose the right hours
3 Aug 2012 8:05am
I love these gentle curves which follow each other in monochrome tones. It's very pretty
3 Aug 2012 8:13am
Beautiful. Love the light.
3 Aug 2012 8:47am
Joli ! Je te souhaite une agréable journée
3 Aug 2012 8:51am
3 Aug 2012 9:21am
stunning vista ... and thanks to the sparse vegetation we know it's not the moon ... ;-))
3 Aug 2012 9:53am
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3 Aug 2012 10:37am
A superb framing ! Very beautiful
3 Aug 2012 11:01am
Beautiful warm colours and textures in this late afternoon shot! Nicely captured Steve! ;-)
3 Aug 2012 11:11am
Wow, incredible textures and colors, Steve. I love the banding and colors. Well done!
3 Aug 2012 11:19am
Gorgeous landscape with great texture and patterns !
3 Aug 2012 11:58am
Colour and clarity is absolutely stunning!
3 Aug 2012 12:06pm
Magnifique ! Superb light and tones . Great composition .
3 Aug 2012 12:07pm
Wunderbar in diesem Licht.
3 Aug 2012 12:12pm
Stuning shot !
3 Aug 2012 12:37pm
Really magic light to get this scene so nicely executed
3 Aug 2012 1:22pm
quel vague de terrain quelle couleur et cpatage sueprbe compo.
3 Aug 2012 2:50pm
The strata of color and the shapes of the contours in the terrain make this an exceptional landscape. Fine image from a magical viewpoint.
3 Aug 2012 2:56pm
As if the ground, scratched, had begun bleeding! Magnificent view of this spectacular landscape!
3 Aug 2012 3:19pm
3 Aug 2012 3:47pm
High, yes. And beautiful angle too Steve. Those layers with all the colors are simply unique.
3 Aug 2012 3:48pm
fantastique panorama, la terre s'est pliée comme un drap magnifique.
3 Aug 2012 4:48pm
3 Aug 2012 5:17pm
Beautiful view of this amazing wrinkled landscape !!! The contrast of light and shadows and the colors are just wonderful ...
3 Aug 2012 5:37pm
3 Aug 2012 5:42pm
beautiful panorama from the top, very gentle undulations and those colors are very soft. a big kiss. Alejandra
3 Aug 2012 5:47pm
Fantastic view. Beautiful warm colours and great light. Excellent. :)
3 Aug 2012 5:57pm
Gorgeous landscape and light ... Amazing capture and post!
3 Aug 2012 7:30pm
A beautiful angle. This image shows the beautiful curves of the landscape. Superb image.
3 Aug 2012 7:36pm
A stunning place.
3 Aug 2012 9:03pm
My eyes never tire of seeing the wonders of creation, as it appears in its so-beautiful Western form. Your photos of it are always a visual treat.
3 Aug 2012 9:22pm
Could stare at that for hours...
3 Aug 2012 9:32pm
They look as if they've folded, it's a wonderful feature. I'm wondering if those rocks were vertical at some point with that Red band flowing through as a layer ?.
3 Aug 2012 9:35pm
beautiful colors and textures !
3 Aug 2012 10:09pm
Fantastic view! Love the colors!!!
3 Aug 2012 10:12pm
3 Aug 2012 11:26pm
fine capture. excellent pov
3 Aug 2012 11:52pm
superb scenery, I live in this kind of beauty all winter, how lucky I am... can't wait going back...
4 Aug 2012 3:38am
What a wonderful "work of art" through your lens Steve! Magical light and tone indeed! Have a beautiful weekend!:-)
4 Aug 2012 3:48am
Great light and incredible view
4 Aug 2012 5:20am
An excellent PoV as the beautiful colors, shadows and sunlight dance across the hills!
4 Aug 2012 2:15pm
I particularly like this one.
5 Aug 2012 7:34pm
This landscape is really so amazing.
5 Aug 2012 8:11pm
Lots of cloud shadow makes for an interesting view
7 Aug 2012 1:38am
This beautiful shot is among the best pictures of the week.
Love the light and colors
20 Aug 2012 10:14pm
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