Another image from the wonderful Salt Flats in Northern Argentina - The scenery is out of this World - I believe walking on the salt bare footed is extremely good for your feet - we witnessed a few people enjoying this experience... we were en-route to another destination & did not have a lot of time to spend at this stop... Please enjoy.
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lousat (92808) 2013-02-10 3:06
Hi Dawn,fantastic way to take a pic in this place made by the salt,remember me the south on Tunisia,great large view under a spectacular sky,the exposure is very professional for the best white,impressives details too.Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano
PaulVDV (29527) 2013-02-10 3:15
What a fantastic landscape! I wonder at what altitude this salt plain is located. This image reminds me pictures of Uyuni, Bolivia, that have been posted on TE.
You have captured a wonderful and impressive sky.
Best regards, Paul
snunney (100656) 2013-02-10 3:18
The landscape is quite fantastic and the sky as well. An image well composed using the rule of thirds. Very good technical realisation as well. Thanks for sharing. Have a pleasant Sunday.
siudzi (34141) 2013-02-10 3:42
The light is a key of your stunning post! Love the visual effect created here supported by the fantastic saturation and color contrast. Lovely pic!
Sergiom (81703) 2013-02-10 5:28
J'aime beaucoup l'impression d'immensité qui se dégage de cette image. J'aime le couleur du ciel en contraste avec le superbe bleu du ciel. Le contre jour est parfaitement contrôlé par l'épaisseur des nuages.
ourania (47048) 2013-02-10 6:06
a very effective simple composition and a picture of great fascination and remarkable quality. I love the colours and the atmosphere, the sense of immensity on the earth and in the sky. You've managed the light very skillfully and captured some wonderful features like its play through the clouds and the subtle shadows in the background. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a lovely week,
Susjack (0) 2013-02-10 9:41
Belle image. pas de premier plan, mais cela ne gène pas , cela renforce ici le vide de l'endroit.
Noel_Byrne (31628) 2013-02-10 9:42
What an incredible mood you captured here. Not only the salt flat, which is of course amazing, but the sky and how its lit is really fantastic. This seems like a painting to me, it is really such a unique and otherworldly scene. Really nicely done. Thanks for sharing.
All the best
carlo62 (49993) 2013-02-10 15:02
un cielo fantastico occupa la gran parte dell'immagine e crea una profondità incredibile.
Molto bella la luce.
danos (99160) 2013-02-10 22:45
nice the view of the Salt flats in northern Argentina,with the clouds formations to make the image so inviting and unique.I like the presentation as the endless view of the place.
bukitgolfb301 (42652) 2013-02-11 1:33
Hi dear Dawn
Wow another fashinating landscape / nature image!
So wonderful panfocus angle. Onlyt white and blue color world this is! Gorgeous and amazing world at all!
Great effect of F.7 and good perspective!
Thanks a lot and have a good day!
ikeharel (72853) 2013-02-11 7:19
Endless DOF Dawn, and yet there is someone walking there, scaling the whole wide space on image.
Beautiful in it's strange way, unique and flat. Clouds overhead added wondeful tone to picture well taken.
photographer_sg (4414) 2013-02-11 8:27
The sky on the flat landscape with the clouds and the blue hills in the background is fantastic. Beautiful colours and clarity. Wonderful pictures in your gallery. Thanks for sharing.
josepmarin (58359) 2013-02-11 9:36
a good framing with an efficient structure in thirds, where you give an important space to the sky and its wonderful photogenic clouds, which provide a great visual power at this natural scene of the infinite salt plains.
A beautiful light and a great contrast between white and blue tones.
mumek (20202) 2013-02-11 10:23
Good morning Dawn!
Another beautiful capture of Salt Flats from Purmamarca. Magnificent view at the wide open area with fantastic clouds on the sky.Thanks for posting and thanks for a note
bayno (18344) 2013-02-11 19:25
here the sky is simple fantastic, i like the big sense of dept and the light very special...very good framing too and good sharp...excellent work...
greetings from tiger natural reserve...
jlbrthnn (76037) 2013-02-12 4:19
This is an extraordinary landscape, under a sky no less beautiful. The appreciate the excellent quality and the depth of the picture. Bravo.
Have a nice day
SnapRJW (31629) 2013-02-13 21:15
Hello Dawn - I love this kind of wide open landscape; it reminds me so much of the Etosha Pan here in Namibia, so other-worldly and a huge contrast to verdant green landscapes. You were fortunate to see the pan under such a superb sky which highlights the vastness of the landscape. Super shot. Warm regards rosemary
chrisvek (7001) 2013-02-14 16:04
Very nice composition and so wonderful colors and effects.Great atmosphere and lightning usage.Very good result!TFS
Have a nice day
fabbs99 (17167) 2013-02-14 23:02
Superb shot of the clouds.Great sharpness and contrast.Nice blue colors.Very well shot.TFS.
papagolf21 (103026) 2013-02-15 1:02
Bonjour, chère Dawn,
Magnifique composition réalisée. La beauté laisse rêveur !
Un grand coup de coeur pour cette photographie de très grande qualité.
eldancer1 (36343) 2013-02-15 7:52
Awesome panoramic view of this salt lake and looking at the person it makes you realize how small we really are in comparison to the whole world. Good pov and dof with sharp details. Wonderful colors. Well done, tfs.
jhm (154490) 2013-02-15 8:32
I don't know of a stroll, through the salt with bare foot is this good for the health.
Your picture is technical perfect made.
The picture has a nice depth and perspective.
An excellent composition, colors and sharpness make these picture attractive.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice weekend,
fds (9403) 2013-02-15 9:15
dear dawn you a tacke a great image walking over the lacke of the salt
great and very impressive sky dear friend great schot
vladic (4561) 2013-02-15 15:33
Quel impression d'immensité et le mystère angoissant qui se dégagent sur ta photo! Vraiment une violente déchirure dans les teintes du ciel... en tout cas, très bien vu.
Compliments et amitiés,
delpeoples (58572) 2013-02-15 18:56
Hola dear Dawn
Another shot of these magnificent salt pans. They truly are magnificent, I'm obsessed with them. The ones in Sicily are magnificent and were the highlight of my tripe. Beautiful blue tones, fantastic clouds and wonderful textures. Nice work, thanks for sharing.
Have a lovely weekend
Nicou (144200) 2013-02-16 22:00
Fanatique immensité et iambe quelle vue et compo granitoïde compo quel ciel et ces formes et ce rendu blanc au sol une splendeur superbe.
Bravo et amitié
mirosu (16273) 2013-02-17 0:46
You are presenting na excellent tranquil desert landscape in perfect light and nice colors. The sky with the clouds hanging above the flat land is terrific. Brilliant photo.
jacquest (18927) 2013-02-17 4:52
This is a nice backlight composition with this superb sky and the endless distance to the mountains which creates deepness. The light is very well managed and makes this composition an eye catcher.
Sonata11 (33871) 2013-02-17 20:31
This picture is very beautiful of this scenery. An excellent executed with fabulous quality. Perfectly well done. Tfs. I really love it.
All the best,
raszid62 (18515) 2013-02-18 0:14
You show the picture the great salt lake, but the main theme is amazing clouds in the sky. Somewhere in the distance I see a lonely human figure. A picture really is impressive.
npecanhuk (75592) 2013-02-23 5:49
Same amazingly wonderful place!
Another very interesting and attractive picture!
I love that sky!
I specially enjoyed the chosen pov, composition and management of light!
TFS - cognrats,
berek (50504) 2013-02-24 0:02
Impressive sky &clouds show. I love strong lights and simple composition. Congratulations.
Have a nice Sunday.
Silvio1953 (145533) 2013-02-25 0:54
Ciao Dawn, lovely sea view with fantastic sky, excellent clarity, splendid light and wonderful natural colors, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio
pajaran (61808) 2013-02-26 13:11
Lep pogled na slano jezero i trenutak sa oblacima ...
Dobar trenutak snimka, lepe boje.
Dobar tekst i kompozicija, lepo pokazano.
Interesnatno mesto, lepi oblaci.
Nice view of the salt lake and the moment the clouds ...
A good time recording, the beautiful colors.
Good content and composition, well demonstrated.
Is interesting place, beautiful clouds.
All the best.
jmdias (65105) 2013-03-07 17:23
I liked the use of the light here. excellent image showing the clouds with a beautiful shape and the salt flat. the image has a simple and so beautiful mood. TFS.
omid266 (6746) 2013-03-28 21:15
Hi Dawn ,
Thank you for your nice pictures from all over the world !
Cheerio , God Bless you !
adores (45715) 2013-03-31 16:45
Seems endless! The sense of space and loneliness is amazing here! And it seems there's someone enjoying the scenery alone there:)! I like the composition with the beautiful sky. The sunlight on the clouds really make the difference!
Just a little busy these last days, but hope to spend more time here the next few days:)! Have a really Happy Easter!
Robert1969 (7160) 2013-04-09 23:06
TE is not only a site to enjoy from each other
pictures, it's also educational, because I did
not know that Argentina has salt fields.
I like the open spaces in the picture (good
composition) that emphasize extra the majesty
of this landscape. The sky fits very well.
adidas5nb (5743) 2013-04-09 23:25
thats a stunner. great great image.really like the how small the man looks,giving an idea of the vastness of the place...fantastic colors.
kato (11630) 2013-08-03 5:35
I had a strong impression to this place, so it's interesting to see the vast salt flats with white. It's the wonderful phenomenon which nature made. It's balanced beautfully with blue sky, too. And, the mountain range with blurred image in the distance draws out an additional good atmosphere in this image as well as summer clouds in the sky.
- Copyright: DAWN IZURIETA (thebest) (4276)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-01-09
- Categories: Nature
- Exposure: f/7.1, 1/1000 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Salt Pans [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2013-02-10 3:02