This is a very quick shot after a brief snow storm. When the sun came out it all but disappeared! The Organ Mts. make a very picturesque subject. Of all the mountains in New Mexico, they alone have the double feature of upright volcanic formations in the highest sections. Setting the camera ( Canon Eos XTi with Tamron 28-300l, lens) on Raw, used f 6.3, ISO 200, 1/1250 sec., and 300.0mm focal length.
This was FEATURED in the Mountains Across the Globe Group on February 13, ’10.
This was voted into the TOP TEN in the November Challenge 20 USD Voucher Members Only Challenge in “Americas” Rural, Urban, Wild and Free Group on November 22, ’10.This was placed into the FEATURED section of the New Mexico group on June16, ’11.
Voted into the TOP TEN in the Winter Westerland Voucher Challenge in the Wild West Show Group on December 16,’11.
Listed in the TOP TEN in the Mountain Vista View Challenge in the United States Monthly Themes Group on May 22,’14.