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Spires in Arches National Park catch the afternoon sun as the La Sal mountains looming in the background.

Arches National Park and the La Sal Mountains

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Afternoon, hazy from a nearby forest fire, in Arches National Park outside of Moab, Utah. The La Sal mountain range looms in the background. One of the things that struck me most about Moab was the drastic difference in heights between canyon floor and plateau. In this case the mountains stand even above that.

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2 Comments
  • i like how the haze’s rosy color enhances the landscape.. it’s an amazing place to be in.. nice shot! :)

  • this is great! inspite of the smoke hazy those mountains really show up well. i like the way you have that grouping of rocks off to the side too.

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  • Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
  • Focal length: 240 mm
  • Aperture: f/8.0

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