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Lichens on Black Canyon of the Gunnison North Rim

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Lichens on Black Canyon of the Gunnison North Rim

Fascinating color contrasts between lichens and a rock along the North Vista Trail of the Black Canyon of the Gunnision, CO. That's the canyon in the background, of course. The point on this side of the canyon rim that juts into the image slightly high and center is Exclamation Point. Imaged in August 2006.


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Romuald KosinaIt is...

Romuald Kosina

Voted 10/10

It is also a beautiful mosaic!!!
Posted Aug 19, 2006 6:23 pm

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Yes, a little one, isn't it? Have a good day, Romek! --mark d.
Posted Aug 19, 2006 9:16 pm



Voted 10/10

Lots of different elements and textures here. Great composition too!
Posted Dec 12, 2009 1:53 pm

Mark DoironRe: Interesting!

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Thanks for looking, Noondueler. I actually had hike past this point and it kept preying on my mind. So, I told my son (Curtis) to keep on heading towards the top while I went back and set up to shoot this picture. I used a ultra-wide-angle lens to keep as much in focus as possible. --mark d.
Posted Dec 13, 2009 8:48 am

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Mark DoironSubmitted by Mark Doiron
on Aug 9, 2006 5:53 pm

Image ID: 214237
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Lat/Lon: 38.57984°N / 107.73056°W
Object Title: Lichens on Black Canyon of the Gunnison North Rim

Image Type(s): Flora, Scenery