|A Sand-Art Sea
Photograph by Adriel Heisey
Sunrise lights the crests of sand dunes in Mexicos
Desierto de Altar, the largest active dune field in North America. Winds
pile loose sand into complex shapes in this part of the Sonoran.
Fujichrome Provia 100 RDP II (push-processed two stops)
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Conditions: Clear sky
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Ultralight airplane, Kenyon
gyrostabilizer. This photograph was made moments after sunrise when
rich, warm sunlight raked across the contours of the dune and the deep
blue overhead sky filled the shadows with its own cool light.