Canyon X, Page AZ

If you are in the vicinity of Page, Arizona, consider a tour of the some of the slot canyons in the area.

I have a caveat: Photographers better be prepared to be herded through quickly, no tripods or backpacks (except for special Canyon X tours), no water bottles, and no lingering. And the godbeams only happen around noon and only for a few months of the year.

My previous posts were on Upper Antelope Canyon and Lower Antelope Canyon. This post is on Canyon X.

Like Upper Antelope, Canyon X also offers godbeams. But it is deeper and harder to photograph. It offers photo tours that allow a tripod, and you will need one for many images.

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Lower Antelope Canyon, Page AZ

If you are in the vicinity of Page, Arizona, consider a tour of the some of the slot canyons in the area.

I have a caveat: Photographers better be prepared to be herded through quickly, no tripods or backpacks, no water bottles, and no lingering. And the godbeams only happen around noon and only for a few months of the year.

My previous post was on Upper Antelope Canyon. This is Lower Antelope Canyon. The former is known for godbeams. But other than the light beams Lower is a better experience.

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Upper Antelope Canyon, Page AZ, Godbeams

If you are in the vicinity of Page, Arizona, consider a tour of the some of the slot canyons in the area.

I have a caveat: Photographers better be prepared to be herded through quickly, no tripods or backpacks, no water bottles, and no lingering. And the godbeams only happen around noon and only for a few months of the year.

Below I describe how I made these images.

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Starved Rock State Park, Illinois: Autumn in Ottawa Canyon – Council Overhang

You do not need to go to national parks or national monuments to make great images.

No matter where you live, you can make great nature or landscape images, with a quick 3-hour or less getaway.

I offer this advice to Illinoisans: Just outside Chicago, there’s a place called Illinois. Continue reading “Starved Rock State Park, Illinois: Autumn in Ottawa Canyon – Council Overhang”

Starved Rock State Park, Illinois: Autumn in Ottawa Canyon

You do not need to go to national parks or national monuments to make great images.

No matter where you live, you can make great nature or landscape images, with a quick 3-hour or less getaway.

I offer this advice to Illinoisans:┬áJust outside Chicago, there’s a place called Illinois.
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