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14_Havasu Falls
december 1, 2005 derek von briesen

14_Havasu Falls

havasupai falls - havasu canyon, western grand canyon, arizona

guys, thanks for the suggestions. i think this is closer to what you were discussing amongst yourselves. i didn't include this originally b/c the light in the other is better (hitting the yellow leaves when it came out momentarily from behind some high hazy clouds). and god how i wanted four more feet to the left of where i was set up but even an inch further to the left was mid-air! another factor was wind from the falls made each particular shot in this series different as to which trees were slightly blurred. i like this image but i don't think it has the impact of the other mostly b/c of the light. also the near fall in this one gets cut off a bit. (can't exactly remember why that was but i know there was a reason; i love that near pour-off and tried to get all of it in every shot). i could probably crop the horizontal version of this scene more toward what you guys are thinking but it achieves a weird aspect ratio and symmetry. oh well, there's always next time!!

Canon EOS 1Ds
0.70s f/22.0 at 26.0mm iso50 full exif

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Lisa W.28-May-2007 14:53
It's photographers like you that I look up to and learn. Thank you for just an amazing photo - V
Derek Daniel13-Nov-2006 22:47
Super, Love The Light!, Nice Composition!
Patrick DEBETENCOURT11-Feb-2006 13:48
My prefered one ! Great light, composition colors. One of your best shots ! Vote. Patrick
Andy Jones28-Jan-2006 19:42
Wonderful
Pedro Libório12-Dec-2005 14:30
absolutly stunning photo!
vote.
Marcos García09-Dec-2005 23:16
Stunning work!!!
Guest 09-Dec-2005 01:07
J8ust beautiful - fantastic work throughout your gallaries.

Jim
Buz Kiefer08-Dec-2005 13:35
Stunning! Voted.
Karen Moen07-Dec-2005 23:35
Wonderful rock texture and treatment of moving water. The color is fantastic. Gets my vote.
Robert Socha07-Dec-2005 16:27
Tremendous beauty. Really, really gorgeous shot.
Ed Goodnight05-Dec-2005 17:47
vote
impressive image