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Horseshoe Bend (Colorado River)


Horseshoe Bend  (Colorado River)
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Copyright: Everton De Melo (demeve) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 586 W: 12 N: 1682] (6165)
Genre: Landscapes
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-10-11
Categories: River
Camera: Canon EOS Rebel XTI (400D), Canon EF-S 17-85mm 1:4-5.6 IS USM
Exposure: f/10.0, 1/200 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-10-16 19:53
Viewed: 2996
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The light wasn't the best I got there late and sun was almost facing me but I managed to take this picture of famed Horseshoe Bend in the Colorado River just outside Page. Thanks for looking!


Horseshoe Bend is the name for a horseshoe-shaped meander of the Colorado River located near the town of Page, Arizona, in the United States. It is located slightly downstream from the Glen Canyon Dam and Lake Powell within Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, about four miles or 6 km south of Page. Accessible via a 3⁄4-mile (1.2 km) hike from U.S. Route 89, it can be viewed from the steep cliff above, forming a spectacular vista

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Hi Everton,

Very dramatic landscape, wow, amazing colours, breathtaking view, POV could'nt be better, as you say just a spectacular vista, t.f.s

Cheers Rick :)

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  • mariki Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 838 W: 60 N: 2307] (9477)
  • [2008-10-16 23:24]

Hello Everton,

Very nice landscape taken with an excellent POV. Excellent sharpness. Good management of the light. Beautiful natural colours.
Cheers,
Mariki

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  • MMM Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1114 W: 0 N: 2546] (11425)
  • [2008-10-17 5:41]

Hi Everton
Excellent presentation of that landscape.I love that shape.Colors and light are outstanding.
TFS Michel

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  • Adanac Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1273 W: 1 N: 6188] (21378)
  • [2008-10-17 18:35]

Hello Everton,
Splendid image of this great landscape, incredible view and image. thank you.
Rick

Ciao Everton, fascinating composition with superb landscape, splendid colors, very well done, have a good week end, ciao Silvio

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