Awakenings by Jo Nijenhuis

Canon EOS 350D, 55 mm, 1/1000 sec, F/8, ISO-400
Location: Salton Sea, Colorado Desert, California, USA

Views 776 on September 2011
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Awakenings at Salton Sea
The Salton Sea is a saline, endorheic rift lake located directly on the San Andreas Fault in California’s Border Region. The lake occupies the lowest elevations of the Salton Sink in the Colorado Desert of Imperial and Riverside Counties in Southern California. Like Death Valley, it is located below sea level, with the current surface of the Salton Sea at 226 ft (69 m) below sea level. The deepest area of the sea is 5 ft (1.5 m) higher than the lowest point of Death Valley. The sea is fed by the New, Whitewater, and Alamo rivers, as well as a number of minor agricultural drainage systems and creeks.
Source: Wikipedia

Hey, my name is Jo and you are
Welcome at my Gallery
My Artist Name Jokus means, that my Art is signed with a Kiss (kus) from Me (Jo)
I live & work in The Netherlands and my passion is to go for long photo shoots in nature, the beauty on Mother Earth is so very wonderful and its a great pleasure to share it with you all.
Wish you a Happy Day and Take Care,
A Kiss from Jo (Jokus ;-)

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  • SandraRos
    SandraRosover 4 years ago

    Beautiful, beautiful !!!

  • Thank you so much Sandra for the beautiful comment!
    Warm Greetings, Jokus ;)

    – Jo Nijenhuis

  • alaskaman53
    alaskaman53over 4 years ago

    Goeiemorgen Joke.

  • Goeiemorgen lieve Richie;)
    Smakje, Joke ;)))

    – Jo Nijenhuis

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 4 years ago

    Congratulations on your wonderful feature, brilliant work and well deserved.

  • Thank you so much Andrea for your beautiful comment.
    Warm Greetings, Jokus ;)

    – Jo Nijenhuis

  • Johan  Nijenhuis
    Johan Nijenhuisover 4 years ago

  • Thanks Johan;)

    – Jo Nijenhuis

  • steppeland
    steppelandover 4 years ago

    Wow, wat een bijzonder licht…. Mooie foto!

  • Dankjewel Steppe voor je mooie berichtje!
    Groetjes, Jokus ;)

    – Jo Nijenhuis

  • gazmercer
    gazmercerover 4 years ago

    Fantastic colours!! Great capture ;-)

  • Thank you so much Gary for the great comment and Fav … glad you enjoy my work;)
    Warm Greetings, Jokus ;)

    – Jo Nijenhuis

  • fauselr
    fauselrover 4 years ago

    very nice

  • Thank you so much Ray for the kind comment!
    Warm Greetings, Jokus ;)

    – Jo Nijenhuis

  • Kasia Nowak
    Kasia Nowakover 4 years ago

    Great colour and light. Well done on timing too!

  • Thank you so much Kasia for the great comment, so very kind;)
    Warm Greetings, Jokus ;)

    – Jo Nijenhuis

  • gingermegs
    gingermegsover 4 years ago

    Beautiful and love the framing:)

  • Thank you so much Ginger for the beautiful comment and Fav … so glad you enjoy my work!
    Warm Greetings, Jokus ;)

    – Jo Nijenhuis

  • Marvin Collins
    Marvin Collinsover 4 years ago


  • Thank you so much Marvin for the kind comment.
    Warm Greetings, Jokus ;)

    – Jo Nijenhuis

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