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Erosion and Harsh Light

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 10 July 2018 in Landscape & Rural.

It doesn't take long for the light to become pretty harsh in this place. The angled light from the side shows off the erosion pretty clearly.

Cathedral Gorge
Eastern Nevada, USA
Part of the Great American West series

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Interesting view.

10 Jul 2018 5:10am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

Excellent image of this barren dry place. So very desert-like.

10 Jul 2018 5:39am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Encore un endroit vraiment surprenant. Superbe paysage.
Bonne journée Steve

10 Jul 2018 5:51am

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

A beautiful desert landscape !

10 Jul 2018 6:11am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Great red desert

10 Jul 2018 6:47am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

beautiful landscape

10 Jul 2018 7:50am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Un superbe paysage très désertique !

10 Jul 2018 9:35am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb composition !

10 Jul 2018 11:09am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice composition !!

10 Jul 2018 11:16am

Anne from France

Great work of erosion !

10 Jul 2018 1:54pm

willy from Belgium

une très belle image surprenante Steve


10 Jul 2018 2:16pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

it feels very barren, but it makes a beautiful image

10 Jul 2018 2:27pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A spectacular picture of the eroded range back of the bleak landscape. A fine picture.

10 Jul 2018 2:51pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

YOu have captured the feeling of heat. I love those rugged shapes and the earthy tones.

10 Jul 2018 3:43pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Excellent shot..the light has accentuated the shadow portions here !

10 Jul 2018 3:44pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A great landscape image. The erosion creates a very dramatic view. I love the different shades of brown. It looks hot under the intense sun.

10 Jul 2018 3:45pm

badtgv from provence, France


10 Jul 2018 4:39pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great use of light and shadow here to show off the unique formations and textures!!

10 Jul 2018 5:15pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien beau

10 Jul 2018 6:28pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

Muted colors are lovely

10 Jul 2018 9:35pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel rocher et roche et ces herbes sèches fantastique

11 Jul 2018 2:04am

Darkelf Photography from Perth, Australia

Beautiful light and detail.

11 Jul 2018 2:41am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Beautiful and rugged landscape.

11 Jul 2018 3:37am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

These rocks seem to have a life of their own! Nicely captured.

12 Jul 2018 11:33am

Sam from Chennai, India

Wonderful view of the formation. Excellent composition. :)

14 Jul 2018 4:26am