Posts Tagged ‘Southwest’

Horseshoe Bend Sunrise by Jean-Christophe Pourbaix

Horseshoe Bend Sunrise by Jean-Christophe Pourbaix

  Please have a look to this stunning image by my colleague & friend Jean-Christophe Pourbaix. Jean-Christophe took that picture a few minutes after sunrise. I of course like the glow of the rising sun at the top of the image but I’m even more thrilled by the dark color of the water, the reflection […]


Joshua Tree – Death Valley

We ended our 2010 Spring Break Tour throughout the Southwest in Death Valley. We have enjoyed the place for the diversity of its landscapes: sand dunes, canyons, badlands, saltgrass, mountain ranges, etc. We have even been fortunate enough to come accross an area covered with fresh-blown desert flowers resulting from unusal amounts of rain earlier […]


Hoodoos Glowing at Sunrise

  We woke up very early that morning to get to the rim of Bryce Amphitheater before sunrise. I started framing a very wide view of this majestic landscape. While the sun was rising up I was appealed by the nice glow on these hoodoos formations near the bottom of the amphi. I immediately zoomed […]


Antelope Canyon

Antelope Canyon is known for its beams of sunlight radiating down from openings in the top of the canyon. This image is not featuring any light beam but I like the glow and the tones, especially the purple reflections on the curved sandstone walls in the foreground. Slot canyons are challenging to photograph as they are […]