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"Dawg" in nature.
Street Performer
Captured Beauty
Statue of King Rama IV at night.
A night of luxury.
Best Job in the World
Self Portrait
Pepsi Sign
Golden Hour, Monument Valley Desert
A baby elephant eating a banana.
Old Trucks and Flowers
Horse riders are illuminated by a setting sun in Utah's Monument Valley.
Line of Trucks
Red lanterns in the streets of Kyoto.
Life in a bowl
Three Visitors and the Three Sisters, Monument Valley, Utah
The love between the two
National Art Gallery
A scrawny black cat in Bangkok.
12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Golden Hour, Monument Valley Desert

It's called the "golden hour." Photographers know it can last only a second, but it is worth a whole day. That was the case when I captured this photo in Utah's Monument Valley.

TAGS: Desert, Golden, Sunset, United States, Utah

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© Mike Ahlers.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
Total Views: 38
Filed Under: Altered Images
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 18, 2014, 5:59 p.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f25
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PHOTO LOCATION Monument Valley, Utah , Utah, United States of America