Even at sunset these dunes can look spectacular! Located on the Central Coast of California it is one of America’s treasures. Oceano Dunes State Park EF 24-75 2.8 USML Lens – 24mm

TOP TEN PLACEMENT – Sunrise/Sunset Challenge – California Sound Group – March 12, 2010
TOP TEN PLACEMENT – Any Photograph Accepted In 2009 – “Mornings & Evenings — Sunbeams & Storms” Challenge – January 29, 2010
WINNER – No Snow and Ice in Dec, January? This is for you! – “Mornings & Evenings — Sunbeams & Storms” Challenge – January 27, 2010
WINNER – The Skies the Limit – Made by Nature Group Challenge – Dec. 25, 2009

FEATURED in Stunning ’Scapes Group – 2010
FEATURED in Made By Nature Group – 2009

Canon 5D
1/20
f/8.0
EF 24-75 2.8 USML Lens – 24mm
400 ISO

151 views – March 5, 2010

I am self taught and believe that I have a gift and must share it with the world. The interplay of light in nature is one of the earths most wonderful gifts and I try my best to capture that moment in time.

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Comments

  • Marvin Collins
    Marvin Collinsalmost 5 years ago

    Wow!! This is a great image!!

  • Thank you Marvin. I’m not much for color of the dunes but this one just had to be! You always have such kind words, and they are truly appreciated.

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • Zefira
    Zefiraalmost 5 years ago

    wonderful image

  • Thank you Zefira!

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • A1000WORDS
    A1000WORDSalmost 5 years ago

    Stunning image Cathy – absolutely amazing! =D

  • Thank you very much Ron. I normally put my dune shots in B&W, but this one deserved color.

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • Wayson Wight
    Wayson Wightalmost 5 years ago

    This is stunning, shooting in sand dunes isn’t easy, and these clouds were perfect for the mood of this image! Great work!

  • Thank you Wayson. Your comments are greatly appreciated. This was at sunset and I really had to crank my ISO up, but I was pleased with the shot. The clouds make this more dramatic.

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • mtozier
    mtozieralmost 5 years ago

    another beauty

  • Thank you very much. I appreciate each and every comment you have left on my photography.

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • Randall Scholten
    Randall Scholtenalmost 5 years ago

    Excellent image!

  • Thank you Randall.

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • Laurie Search
    Laurie Searchalmost 5 years ago

    Wow….this is gorgeous….

  • Thank you very much Laurie :)

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • Thierry Beauvir
    Thierry Beauviralmost 5 years ago

    Wonderful ;-)

  • Thank you very much Thierry.

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • Errazi-Jalal
    Errazi-Jalalover 4 years ago

    Stunning !

  • Thank you very much Jalal!

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...over 4 years ago

    Absolutely gorgeous capture

  • Thank you Kathy. Does Florida have dunes like these? I’ve never been there so I was just curious.

    – Cathy L. Gregg

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