Flying Through The Valley Of Fire

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This was taken in The Valley Of Fire that is around 50 miles from Las Vegas, Nevada. If you get a chance to go there, be sure to do it. This photo we were just walking along when I spotted the large black bird flying by the red rocks. I just had time to compose and shoot then the bird was gone.


bubbalinn - Mar 06, 2008 12:57 AM EDT
Thanks Beverly and Carol for your nice comments.. The Valley Of Fire is a awesome place and I can't wait to go back there again. I'm glad you liked this photo a year ago ROFL...
Guest - Feb 23, 2007 09:15 AM EDT
Gorgeous photo and the bird really adds to it.I would love to see this in person. Carol
Guest - Feb 23, 2007 08:01 AM EDT
Beautiful scene - nicely done.
Guest - Feb 17, 2007 11:51 PM EDT
Thanks Mary... It is a special place that even has Indian petroglyphs. When your there it's like your on a different planet.
Guest - Feb 17, 2007 12:13 AM EDT
Beautiful color and shapes. It's hard to imagine being in a place with that kind of landscape. Seeing and capturing the bird was an added bonus.
Guest - Feb 16, 2007 07:34 PM EDT
Thanks so much Golda, Steve, Alex, and Hannibal for looking at my photo and for your nice comments. I can't wait to go back there again. It's like the color setting in your camera goes way up lol.. They have also made a few movies there using the unusual mountain shapes. To add to what Hannibal said, the mountains are like a sandstone that lets the wind and weather shape them much easier, give or take a few hundred years LOL..
Guest - Feb 15, 2007 06:04 PM EDT
I have seen that rock many times. All those holes in rocks are caused by the wind over the hundreds of years.
Guest - Feb 15, 2007 03:53 PM EDT
WOW!! It sounds like you are quick on the draw with that "Cannon".lolGreat shot.
Guest - Feb 15, 2007 02:20 PM EDT
Wonderful! I have a friend who lives in Las Vegas, and to be honest I wouldn't care if I never saw the city - but now I know that this is just 50 miles away, well, I might just pay him a visit!
Guest - Feb 15, 2007 02:19 PM EDT
Spectacular rocks and beautiful color.The cloudless blue sky is a perfect opposite to the orange rock.Lovely!

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