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Doe with Fawn in Coastal Bayou, near Top Sail State Park, Santa Rosa Beach , FL
A virtual image of what is visible
True Colors
Two ways which I can choose.
The begone days of wearing a hat but still at the Montartre Hat Shop
Green meadow landscape in Utah
"I'm going to be Dessert."
NASCAR Race at Martinsville Speedway
Blue Ridge Mountains
Milky Way and Mesa Arch running in Parallel
Solar Sheep
The Road to Amador
Solar Power Plant
Streaming water in Fort Worth, Texas
Manarola , Italy
Sunset at Mallory Square
Hawk and his catch
The feet of a baby coming for a new bandage
Three Good Reasons II
Local market in Myanmar
15th Annual Photo Contest
Milky Way and Mesa Arch running in Parallel

Last year I embarked on a project to photograph iconic Southwestern scenes with a twist. I wanted to photograph these scenes at night. My first stop was Mesa Arch. The arch has been shot thousands of times with the Sun rising below the arch. My idea was to shoot it with the Milky Way rising above. There is only a few week window where this shot is even possible and I mapped this out with an app before making the trip. Once I picked my date I had to wait and hope for clear skies.

TAGS: Utah

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Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© paul lynch.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2017
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 15, 2017, 11 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Focal Length: 14mm
Shutter Speed: 1/0
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO6400
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PHOTO LOCATION moab, Utah, United States of America