A Rocky Start

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This isn’t the view you usually see at Font’s Point in ABDSP.  Usually, you see what’s behind me when I’m shooting this picture – a vast badlands Grand Canyon-esque view.  We drove three miles off-road across the desert to get to this place by dawn.  It was a cold, windy morning – and an exciting shot of the canyon never materialized.  It was a classic case of when a beautiful view doesn’t make a beautiful image.  I turned around to see if there were any other shots worth taking in the great first dawn rays – and voila!

Vital Stats: Canon 5D Mark II w/Canon 17-40 f/4L @ 17mm  ISO 400, f/20.0, 1/4 sec

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