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Looking South

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 27 May 2010 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

Photographers were scattered along the salt flats for the dawn.

Badwater Basin
Death Valley National Park
Part of The Great American West series.

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I'll be busy the next few weeks. Commenting will be spotty at best.

Daniel from Kenmare, United States


27 May 2010 5:00am

Pixator from kerman, Iran

Oh,very good shot!!

27 May 2010 5:24am

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

Merveilleux !

27 May 2010 6:11am

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

The colors are lovely Steve! Great shot!

27 May 2010 6:16am

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria


27 May 2010 6:51am

Veronique from Sarrouilles, France

very stunning picture. The salt patterns are beautiful

27 May 2010 7:42am

Zing from Hamilton, New Zealand

Beautiful landscape, wish I was the photographer in this pic.

27 May 2010 7:45am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom


27 May 2010 8:01am

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Gorgeous photograph, amazing colors and I love the way water looks!

27 May 2010 8:11am

k@ from Paris, France

What a peaceful place this must be, and the silent must be so precious, a dream !

27 May 2010 9:10am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Another fantastico view, great colors and landscape

27 May 2010 9:15am

tsenwei from Sydney, Australia

wow, the picture really captures the spirit of a keen photographer. up at the break of dawn, just one man and his gear. nice!

27 May 2010 9:49am

Florence from Paris, France

What a good idea for this serie (North/South) ! I expect East/West ! :-)
Truly a remarquable picture/place/color/hint.

27 May 2010 10:50am

zahra from shiraz, Iran


27 May 2010 11:29am

jpla from France

Bravo ! Bon après midi

27 May 2010 12:14pm

Amanda from Jersey City, United States

Dedication! To get up early in the cold and trek out to get the perfect image.

27 May 2010 12:47pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful warm tones and I love the reflective pattern seen in the salt flat.

27 May 2010 12:49pm

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Wonderful landscape !! Love the colors.... a dream...

27 May 2010 1:18pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Stunning place and picture. Tripod makes me laugh though :)) That is just me - I never had time for it and bother with carrying it :)

27 May 2010 1:26pm

Kiki from Ambert, France

A magic image... the light, the colors, the reflections and especially this impression that the photographers walk on the water !

27 May 2010 1:55pm

B.Held from Santa Fe, United States

these keep getting more and more beautiful!

27 May 2010 2:03pm

♏arleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

These (and yesterday's) pastel colors are awesome! Wonderful reflections too:-)

27 May 2010 2:29pm

Irene from L C, France

Absolutely beautiful ! I love the silhouette and the stunning colours ...

27 May 2010 3:21pm

don from spoke, United States

You've captured a marvelous sense of morning light. The photographer fits in the shot very well...a good think since it's difficult to avoid them! :-) Wonderful colorcast.

27 May 2010 3:47pm

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

I can understand why a lot of photographers show up there ... the light and the scenery are just amazing!

27 May 2010 3:53pm

Krunal from Mumbai, India

lovely tones and great composition, very nice.

27 May 2010 3:53pm

PATRICK from miramas, France

wow wow splendide 5*******

27 May 2010 5:31pm

olivier Paillet from toulouse, France

So beautiful !!! Nice shot...Well done !

27 May 2010 6:26pm

Mags from Paris, France

Great light and reflection, well done!

27 May 2010 7:58pm

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

A great landscape.

27 May 2010 8:27pm

Daryl Johnson from Farnham, United Kingdom

What an amazing place...

27 May 2010 10:39pm

DowsherVision from PARIS, France

Amazing landscapes here !!!

28 May 2010 12:50am

JJ from Jersey City, United States

WOW an amazing shot of an amazing place, Brilliant 5 stars

28 May 2010 1:19am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

wow! superb photo with amazing subtle colours! the pattern on the salt flat is amazing and seems to keep going forever! nicely composed too!

28 May 2010 2:50am

PD from Overland Park, Kansas, United States


28 May 2010 4:06am

Bill Brown from California, United States


28 May 2010 4:33am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What a staggering range of 'moods' this location offers . . theater on a grand scale.

28 May 2010 4:35am

KriKridesign from Cully, Switzerland

So zen....I'm almost jalous of this guy....I would have been there so much... Fantastic colors!

28 May 2010 6:58am

Diane Schuller from Hythe, Canada

more spectacularity. I have to tell my husband about this area!

29 May 2010 3:33am

JamesC from portland, United States

I like this for the lone photographer, envy.

29 May 2010 3:16pm

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

Is it our planet Earth???

29 May 2010 8:43pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Wow! This is wonderful! Makes me wish I was there!

30 May 2010 4:23am

Sandy Weston from Madison, Maine, United States

Amazing light.....and I like this one with the photographer in it. It gives us perspective and makes the open space feel vast! These pink hues are incredible!

19 Jun 2010 1:24am

Lou from France

AMAZING SHOT ! Congratulations

20 Jun 2010 4:47pm