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Fire in the Sky - Sunrise over Canyonlands

 
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Jul 05, 2015 20:09 |  #1

A total of two trips to a few locations along the eastern rim of Island in the Sky and Dead Horse Point yielded some classic but still spectacular sights.

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Soft sunlight caresses the far rim from Dead Horse Point.

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...and then explodes over the horizon.


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The walls glow...

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Island in the Sky catches the morning sun (external link) by Ryan Maurer (external link) on Flickr
...as they are the first to catch the rays of a new day.

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In Island in the Sky, the rays bounce up and make Mesa Arch glow like an ember.

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Rising higher, Schafer Canyon is thrown into stark relief. And the day heats up, and I retreat. (It was 113 that day)

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Jul 06, 2015 06:14 |  #2

Very well done, all of them. Really likin #1


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Jul 06, 2015 21:37 |  #3

First and last are great! I'm getting excited for my trip there in Sept.


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Jul 08, 2015 06:30 |  #4

THANKS.

Glad you like them!


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