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PARIA

PARIA

The Paria Plateau and canyon are within the Vermilion Cliffs. Vermilion is a word used to describe "red dye". Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
WATERHOLES CANYON

WATERHOLES CANYON

"The Wave" is a well known formation on the Colorado Plateau, and is difficult to access and see. This lesser known "wave" located just outside of Page, AZ is more accessible. Be sure to bring your camera!. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
REDLANDS VIEWPOINT

REDLANDS VIEWPOINT

Approaching Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park from the North. This stretch of highway traverses the undulating picturesque valley as it approaches the majestic, towering, red rock formations. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
THE MITTENS

THE MITTENS

Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park is classic Indian Country, and the landscape is a favorite for filmmakers. Accommodations include beautiful view rooms. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
WE, THE PEOPLE

WE, THE PEOPLE

Isolated sandstone buttes and mesas tower above the desert floor in Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park. Travel here for a uniques mix of cultures and diverse natural and human history. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
SPIDER ROCK

SPIDER ROCK

Spider Rock is located within Canyon De Chelly National Monument. Ask your Navajo guide to tell the legend of Spider Rock. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
WUPATKI NATIONAL MONUMENT

WUPATKI NATIONAL MONUMENT

Travel back in time to the twelfth-century and visit Ancestral Puebloan dwellings. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
CATHEDRAL ROCK

CATHEDRAL ROCK

Welcome to Sedona. Red rock country. Hike the trails. Picnic in the parks. Inhale the breath-taking beauty as the setting sun radiates from the sandstone towers. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
TOADSTOOL

TOADSTOOL

"Toadstools" are amazing balanced rocks; the result of differential erosion, with soft rock on the bottom supporting the harder rock on top. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
MATHER POINT

MATHER POINT

Welcome to the Grand Canyon and Mather Point. Stand on the rim. The sun is setting. Gaze into the depths of the canyon. The view is unforgettable. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
FLOWING LIGHT

FLOWING LIGHT

Flowing through Marble Canyon toward the Grand Canyon, the Colorado River offers numerous "photo ops" around Lees Ferry. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
REFLECTIONS

REFLECTIONS

The landscape of the Grand Canyon is intricate yet vast. Millions of years have carved the chasm. To explore the 270 mile canyon will require a lifetime. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
COFFEE AND CREAM

COFFEE AND CREAM

Carrying rocks, silt, and sand, the Colorado River flows through the Grand Canyon. Sometimes the river is peaceful, and at other locations the rapids are rated 10+. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
HORSESHOE BEND

HORSESHOE BEND

The Colorado River cuts into the Colorado Plateau to form Horseshoe Bend. Easily accessible from Page, AZ., you will not want to miss this amazing wonder. Captured with a Canon EOS 40D, Tamron 17-50mm 1:2.8., Manfrotto tripod with ball head.
  • PARIA
  • WATERHOLES CANYON
  • REDLANDS VIEWPOINT
  • THE MITTENS
  • WE, THE PEOPLE
  • SPIDER ROCK
  • WUPATKI NATIONAL MONUMENT
  • CATHEDRAL ROCK
  • TOADSTOOL
  • MATHER POINT
  • FLOWING LIGHT
  • REFLECTIONS
  • COFFEE AND CREAM
  • HORSESHOE BEND

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Sights from Northern Arizona

by Photosbylois

Are you considering a vacation in Northern Arizona? Here are a few places you may want to check out: Wupatki National Monument, Paria in the Vermilion Cliffs, Horseshoe Bend, Waterholes Canyon, Monument Valley, the Grand Canyon, Sedona, and Antelope Canyon . Diverse, colorful, vast, minute, constantly changing, steeped in history, this "Navajo Land" has a lot to offer. (Photos from Antelope Canyon, the slot canyons located just outside of Page, AZ can be seen in my photo exhibit titled "Waves of Light".

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12/29/12

RLeeS

I enjoyed your photos as I recently visited that part of the southwest. Thanks for sharing.

04/17/12

bosley

d.e. bosley, jr.

05/15/11

Mike Howe

Thanks so much for sharing these beautiful images and info...I'm planning a trip out there this summer. So looking forward to seeing some of these amazing places! Thanks again and happy shooting, Mike

Photosbylois

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A retiree with an analytical, technical background enjoying photography as a hobby. Nature, wildlife and landscapes are my favorite interests.