Photo Of The Day – Smoothness Of The Dunes + 6 More

Title: Smoothness Of The Dunes

Location: Algodones Dunes, Sonoran Desert, Imperial County, California, United States (32°58’57” N 115°7’55” W)

Description: I see more and more why California is an excellent home for Hollywood. Only 3 hours drive from downtown are dunes with the appearance of the Sahara.

According to Wikipedia, these dunes were used in the opening sequence for the TV show Kung Fu and in Return of the Jedi.

CameraCanon 7D Mark II
LensCanon 28-300mm L
ISO100
Focal Length65mm
Aperturef/7.1
Shutter Speed1/200
Altitude451′

Photograph Copyright 2016 Peter West Carey. Image Available For Commercial Licensing (email).

Prints of this image are available here if you want professional quality shipped to your home.

Bonus Images

 

Playing with colors on this one because dang it’s boring looking at sand all the time.

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