Early morning shadows being cast across the sand dunes.
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Aspens highlight this abandoned railway.
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Milky Way over the Great Sand Dunes of Colorado
This is a panoramic image of the Milky Way composed of 18 separate images, taken in 20 sec intervals with a Canon 5DMkII, 24-70mm @ 24mm lens, f/2.8, ISO 3200. The meteor was in the last shot taken in the sequence.
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After getting the Gore Range images of the sunset color reflecting off the clouds, I turned to capture this looking back to the west.
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The sky and mountain range became on fire with the evening sunset. Quite a show for about 15 minutes. Locals said that they had not seen anything like it in the past.
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