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Desert Winds

'I wish we were desert winds...we would be tempestuous and bold and fierce and soft and hushed and roaring and cool and burning.
I wish we were the m...
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'I wish we were desert winds...we would be tempestuous and bold and fierce and soft and hushed and roaring and cool and burning.
I wish we were the mystical emptiness...every being passing through would tell us how blessed we were to be empty and yet never barren.
I wish I was mad...then this mortal malaise would only be a fleeting sigh and every thought of you the reason for this joyful madness.' ~ Prabir C. Purkayastha.

An evening in winds over 100 miles-hour in the Mesquite Dunes of Death Valley. Totally alone.

Nikon D850, Nikkor 24-70mm @ 26mm.
Two exposures : f-11, 1-60s, ISO 64
and f-22, 1-250s, ISO 64


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9 Comments | Report
Woodlea
 
Woodlea September 20, 2018
This is just extraordinary!
PhillipJGordonPhotography
 
PhillipJGordonPhotography September 20, 2018
Outstanding!
Cintography
 
Cintography September 20, 2018
Stunning, congratulations!
SteBil30 Platinum
 
SteBil30 December 22, 2018
love the ripples that the wind created.
ruimilita
 
ruimilita March 11, 2019
Fabulous work.
speterson6
 
speterson6 March 18, 2019
Beautiful desert scene. Love the mood and textures. Nice work Hillary.
nickgriffinaustralia
 
nickgriffinaustralia August 06, 2019
As far as the eye can see....
marcdewitt PRO
 
marcdewitt April 11, 2020
I have shot these dunes. Your capture is perfect!
raffaelalaoreti
 
raffaelalaoreti April 27, 2021
stupenda
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