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Monthly Archives: May 2011

Nikon D3X f/22@1/8 Exp Comp 1.33 ISO 50 05/17/2011– Page Arizona, North Rim Grand Canyon Day 12 Horseshoe Bend, Grand Canyon North Rim We had a casual breakfast at the Marriott Courtyard Hotel and waited for midday again to shoot Horseshoe Bend at noon. The sky was filled with interesting clouds so we were excited […]

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05/16/2011 – Page Arizona Day 11 Wave Attempts, Horseshoe Bend Rose early to drive to Paria Ranger Station to apply for a “Wave” permit. Again, this place is a madhouse. The Park Rangers do an excellent job but there were about 60 people there the morning we went. The lottery went off at 9:00am like […]

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Nikon D3X f/11@8.0 ISO 200 05/15/2011 – Page Arizona Day 10 Wave Attempts, Lower Antelope Canyon, Horseshoe Bend Departed Monument Valley around 7:30am to make our way to Page Arizona. We actually were going to drive directly to the Paria Ranger Station to apply for a “Wave Permit” but I turned the wrong direction on […]

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 Hasselblad H4D-40 f/32@1/800 ISO 100 05/14/2011– Saturday Day 9 Monument Valley Arose at 4:00am to proceed to The View Hotel lobby to wait for our guide. He met us promptly and we loaded up in his vehicle to head out. We began at Totem Pole at sunrise and captured the beauty of the sun rising […]

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05/13/2011 – Friday Day 8 Monument Valley We love going to Monument Valley as it is spectacular. We arrived in the evening the day before which gave us sometime to shoot sunset shots from the North side of the View Hotel. This is the area from where Ansel Adams took some of his famous shots. […]

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