Window of Light by Ariel L

Window of Light by Ariel L

Capturing Mesa arch sunrise is the rite passage of every enthusiastic photographer. First timer to Canyonland national park, I was excited to join the fellow photographers at 6 am standing in the dark and waiting for the baby to shine, the first golden ray to dash across the darkness and through the seemingly narrow gaps between rocks. The clouds hanging around the horizon worried us, 10 minutes after sunrise time, all we saw was brightened sky and fiery clouds. Then boomer, here we were – the magic star lit up the window with fire, warmth with vivid view of magnificent Canyonland below and peaks dancing in the light,

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