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Valley of Fire, Nevada

Posted by
Scott F. Schilling (San Martin, United States) on 25 December 2011 in Landscape & Rural and Portfolio.

On a photo trip in late Summer we stopped by the Valley of Fire State Park in the State of Nevada near Lake Mead. This State Park has a variety of interesting geologic features. We spent the evening working this scene with the star filled sky and formations.

NIKON D3 21 second F/3.5 ISO 1600 17 mm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Gen. 1:1 "God created the heavens..." and all the stars in it.
Here the sky is shouting with joy over the birth of a baby some 2000 years ago.
Merry Christmas to you and your family.

26 Dec 2011 12:25am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

STUNNING

26 Dec 2011 3:13pm

Don Smith from California, United States

Love this image Scott - extremely well executed! Hope you and your family had a Merry Christmas!

26 Dec 2011 4:06pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Spectacular. Wishing you a joyous Christmastide.

27 Dec 2011 4:07am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Awesome, beautiful sky

27 Dec 2011 4:54am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

incredible - what a place to view the milkyway

27 Dec 2011 10:19am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Wow! Amazing shot!

27 Dec 2011 10:23am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Wonderful valley ! Spectacular shot.

27 Dec 2011 10:26am

Enzo from Lausanne, Switzerland

Spectaculaire ! 5*

27 Dec 2011 12:42pm

Jean-Luc T. from Juignac, France

Wonderfut picture. 5*

28 Dec 2011 1:08pm

Richard Geven from Montferland, Netherlands

Awesome nightshot Scott!!

28 Dec 2011 7:15pm

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

Excellent and interesting composition!

28 Dec 2011 10:55pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Fantastic image, well done!

29 Dec 2011 11:45am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Fantastic image Scott, hope you and your family had a great Christmas.

29 Dec 2011 7:41pm

steve loos from hollister, United States

Scott this is beautiful; the area you captured is the center of our Milky Way Galaxy, fantastic detail in the nebula and stars and like the sublte red light on the rocks. A+

30 Dec 2011 12:39am

Steve from Camdenton, United States

An excellent shot of stone and sky. Another example of your skill in photography.

3 Jan 2012 6:29am

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Mother Earth by Curly