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Gypsum sand dunes at White Sands National Monument

As we were waiting for the sun to set at White Sands National Monument, the peaks of the dunes became spectacularly lit by the soft, golden light. I was struck by the massive scale of the gypsum dunes when a small group of hikers appeared in the distance.

TAGS: New Mexico

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Dallas, Texas, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Larry Waisanen.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2016
Total Views: 24
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D500
Focal Length: 60mm
Shutter Speed: 1/40
Aperture: f14
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Alamogordo, New Mexico, United States of America