Courthouse towers in Arches National park Utah at sunset.

Arches National Park

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The setting sun hitting the Courthouse Towers and Park Avenue in Arches National Park. This is one of the photos chosen for publication in Read This.

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  • wow.. this landscape looks really good.. even in mono, the light hitting those rocks looks really good.. nice work! :D

  • Great landscape. The black and white make the picture more strong.

  • @Rian thanks. there was some awesome sunset light going on but i was super unimpressed with the colors and density levels over this distance and trying to shoot fast to get down to Courthouse Towers and finish up in there before it was dark. I really like how the black and white version came out though. There’s so many different angles getting light and so much texture and depth from the cracks and ledges and whatnot throwing shadows.

  • NICE!!
    The light and the texture on the rocks makes this out of the ordinary!
    Well done :-)

  • you’ve made this look really easy. and i know it isn’t. well done.

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