12 | August
"Keeping Watch 2"
General: 6:08 AM on 7/13/05 | Canon 300D
Technical: 1/50sec | f/7.1 | 22mm (35mm) | ISO-100
Lens: EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6
Exposure Mode: Av (Aperture Priority)
Exposure Bias: -1/3
Flash: No

Sorry, couldn't come up with another title. Same tree, different view. It also seems like the horizon is tilted...both ways. The hill sloping downward makes it seem to tilt one direction and the rock angling slightly into the ground makes it seem to tilt the other direction...crazy illusion.

This photo is quite similar to yesterday's shot, but different in many aspects.

categories: landscape nature

Thoughts of: Chantal
August 12th, 2005 at 4:28 AM

I so want to go there and see it myself.

Thoughts of: alexandra
August 12th, 2005 at 9:42 AM

The colours really pull me in and like Chantal, these shots really make me want to visit. If Mars had vegetation (or, in fact, a decent atmosphere) is this what it would look like? Just a thought. ;-)

Thoughts of: Mark
August 12th, 2005 at 11:51 AM

Beautiful picture! One of my favorites.

Thoughts of: Nik
August 12th, 2005 at 12:57 PM

I think I like this one better than yesterdays... it almost draws me into the picture as if I am actully standing there on that ledge looking out into the endless canyon... beautiful!

Thoughts of: @lbedo
August 12th, 2005 at 3:25 PM

I'm like Chantal, one day I'll have to visit this place...

It's soooo beautiful !

Thoughts of: Guilherme Pinto
August 12th, 2005 at 6:14 PM

I like this one a lot... Much better than yesterday's in my opinion.

Thoughts of: paul
August 12th, 2005 at 7:36 PM

wow, what a place.

Thoughts of: Mark [londonrubbish]
August 13th, 2005 at 10:45 AM

This stopped me in my photoblog surfing tracks. Wonderful colour, depth and lots of contrasting patterns and details. You are just gradually drawn into the picture from those rocks. Just lovely.

Thoughts of: Ed Little, Jr.
August 16th, 2005 at 8:31 AM

I love these kind of images...

Thoughts of: Shahram
August 21st, 2005 at 12:40 AM

Awsome!

Thoughts of: Jean S.
August 21st, 2005 at 7:32 PM

I love this picture. It is captivating :)

Thoughts of: Tristan
September 29th, 2005 at 1:28 AM

Looks great. Perfect composition, in half vertically and in thirds horizontally... just by the book! I also love the almost parabolic curve of the sand on the bottom. Good shot.

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