Eternal Curves

Posted by Yiming Hu on Mon Jul 16, 2012 8:37 am

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Congratulations! This is the Image of the Week selection for the Landscapes Gallery, week ending 20th July, 2012!


Sandstone slot canyons are such an iconic symbol of American southwest and their images can easily become a visual cliché. However, every photographer can still have his/her own unique vision and personal interpretation of the beauty of this wonderful landscape.

I detailed the making of this image in my Blog Post.

This photo is selected by Apple to showcase the incredible details and vibrant colors of the Retina display of the new Macbook Pro laptop computer they have just announced.


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by wtracyparnell on Mon Jul 16, 2012 10:54 am
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Outstanding shot and very interesting blog. Congrats on your selection by Apple.
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by SantaFeJoe on Mon Jul 16, 2012 12:05 pm
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The inclusion of sky is rare in most shots of Antelope canyon and similar slot canyons. This is a treat for the eyes! I also like the variety of colors from nearly white to dull reddish to light brown along with blue sky and white clouds.

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by edwardmendes on Mon Jul 16, 2012 2:31 pm
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It's a beautiful image Yiming. It's certainly an image you don't see everything in terms of seeing a well exposed sky. Nicely done.
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by Hikin Mike on Mon Jul 16, 2012 2:42 pm
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I can see why Apple picked this image. Congratulations!
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by Carol Clarke on Mon Jul 16, 2012 3:09 pm
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Stunningly beautiful! Wonderful perspective and a breathtaking study of form, texture,curves, lines, colour and light!
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by Phil Seu on Mon Jul 16, 2012 3:39 pm
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Nice to see someone do something different from this location. Very nice image

by RichS1 on Mon Jul 16, 2012 8:41 pm
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It's not that it's just different, it's all those lines, textures, shapes, colors and the sky just belongs there!! A truly delicious scene, outstanding Yiming.


by night86mare on Mon Jul 16, 2012 8:52 pm
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Mesmerizing shot that plays with light and curves and color.
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by neverspook on Mon Jul 16, 2012 9:36 pm
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Just gorgeous! Nice and different.

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by John Labrenz on Tue Jul 17, 2012 12:43 am
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Fantastic! Love the lines and the colors...congrats on your sale to Apple!

by Kyle McDougall on Tue Jul 17, 2012 12:35 pm
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Really just a stunning unique image from this location! The exposure is perfect and the lines and colors are extremely pleasing to look at!
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by Gary Briney on Tue Jul 17, 2012 11:43 pm
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Superb, seriously twisted view -- love the color and curves!
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by Yiming Hu on Wed Jul 18, 2012 8:58 am
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Thanks everyone for comments.

by D. Robert Franz on Wed Jul 18, 2012 12:07 pm
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Great image here for sure.. Good vision!

by Morkel Erasmus on Wed Jul 18, 2012 3:52 pm
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a fabulous image...awesome.
and congrats on the Apple feature! if I may ask how did they come across the image - merely on your website?
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by Wade Thorson on Wed Jul 18, 2012 6:37 pm
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Really dig this. Tried this same technique, but with out the great results. Congrats!
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by Jerry Merrell on Wed Jul 18, 2012 6:45 pm
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Exceptionally nice, Yiming. Congratulations on your apple showcase selection.

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by Yiming Hu on Wed Jul 18, 2012 8:40 pm
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Thanks. I guess so.

Morkel Erasmus wrote:
a fabulous image...awesome.
if I may ask how did they come across the image - merely on your website?

by Yiming Hu on Wed Jul 18, 2012 8:41 pm
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Thanks again for your comments.

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