Taken 11-Dec-12
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Keywords:Arizona, Lower Antelope Canyon, Page, Zenfolio, metal, slot canyon
Photo Info

Dimensions3744 x 5616
Original file size12.7 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken11-Dec-12 10:01
Date modified13-Oct-17 10:54
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal length73 mm
Max lens aperturef/4
Exposure1/4 at f/19
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias-1 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 3200
Metering modePattern
Slot Magic

Slot Magic

Page, Arizona

There are many slot canyons in the Four Corners area, where flash floods have carved through layers of sandstone to create amazing labyrinths of form and color. They can be risky to explore in the summer, but winter is safer and the softer light accentuates the rich colors. The low light, however, makes shooting a real challenge, and it is often hard to find a spot to put a tripod.