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Lone Tree in Portrait

Lone Tree in Portrait – I enjoy shooting trees in various ways.  I particularly liked the look of this image with the tree and the canyon wall in focus. Knowing that some prefer the tree to be more of the subject I chose to frame the image in portrait rather than landscape.  I made this …

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Lone Tree in Landscape

Lone Tree in Landscape – I enjoy shooting trees in various ways. I particularly liked the look of this image with the tree and the canyon wall in focus. Knowing that some prefer the tree to be more of the subject I chose to frame the image in landscape rather than portrait. I made this …

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Hardy Tree

Hardy Tree – While waiting for better looks inside the Grand Canyon I was drawn to this tree growing near the edge.  Of great interest to me was the massive size of the exposed roots.  This specimen has had a hard life standing on the edge of this iconic canyon.  Thus my title, Hardy Tree.  …

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The Near Side of the North Rim

The near side of the North Rim – While keeping my focus on the near side of the canyon, I was finally able to make a few good photographs that highlight the details of the layers of sediment that the Colorado River had to cut through in order to form the Grand Canyon. This photograph was …

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Old House at Lees Ferry

Old House at Lees Ferry – From the eastern end of US 89 Alt, there is a turnoff to Navajo Bridge. After crossing the Navajo Bridge to the north side of the Colorado River, the road meanders to the northeast to the former site of Lees Ferry. The ferry has long since ceased to exist, …

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