"Sandstone Waves" - Coyote Buttes North, Arizona

Late afternoon light strikes the "Second Wave" located in Coyote Buttes North, Arizona.

I wrote a blog post on "The Quest for Originality in Nature Photography" to go along with my Wave images. Check it out if you get the chance here.

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  • chris'pic's51 4y

    Gorgeous light and beautiful rocks..
  • Eric Leslie 4y

    I love the use of negative space at the top. So much texture!
  • Joe Rainbow 4y

    Seriously cool shot Justin. You pulled out a superb comp in great light. Justice done me thinks.
  • raya33 4y

    simply amazing. love the colour, love the comp. the light is extraordinary
  • Pete Hyde 4y

    Too good for words Justin, but bl**dy wonderful comes close!
  • Kevin Wedgworth 4y

    Amazing composition and textures! Incredible work!
  • Georgia 4y

    WOW!!
  • Megan Lorenz 4y

    Killer shot.....I so want to see that in person!@
  • Brandts Photos 4y

    Amazing! Wow.....

    ~ Commented with Flickr Studio for iPad.
  • david.richter 4y

    Whoa, man! This is great! I love, no, LOVE the fine detail and exquisite light. Definitely up to the best wave shots, though different from the majority.
  • Clay Carey 4y

    Nice job Justin. I think what sets this apart from others I have seen from here is all the detail in the rock and the contrast with the darker areas.
  • Ellie Stone 4y

    Holy great lighting!!! This is stunning Justin =) The comp & stunning golden light is just off the hook!!!
  • Manny Estrella 4y

    This is awesome Justin. Wow. I like the light and the contrast of the dark part. It isolates the masterpiece. Excellent job!!
  • silverwolfe 4y

    beautiful!
    the shapes, the flows, the contrasts, the colors, all great.
  • Justin Smith 4y

    The lines and light here are pretty much perfect, great job!
  • RedSeatPhoto 4y

    Great capture but easy with an amazing subject like that. I was lucky to get a pass to hike the wave back in december the light was never magic though. Did you have to hike out in the dark? not an easy place to do that for sure.
  • Justin Reznick 4y

    RedSeatPhoto You don't have to hike out in the dark to get this image as it's late afternoon light. You can get to your car from this spot in 90 minutes, with more light to spare!
  • Dene' Miles 4y


    This nature picture deserves the Serious Nature Photographer award.
  • Andrei Linde 4y

    Amazing!!


    This nature picture deserves the Serious Nature Photographer award.
  • David Hogan 4y

    Gorgeous light!
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