Hoodoo Island, near Chimayo, New Mexico by Mitchell Tillison


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Hoodoo Island, near Chimayo, New Mexico by 

This little hoodoo island is located on Juan Medina Road, just off NM 503, approaching Chimayo, NM. Chimayo is home to the Lourdes of the americas, the fabled Santuario de Chimayo.

Pentax K20D, 1/60 @ F13, ISO 100, 55mm.

Processing: Selected for the sky and the most distant mountains and converted to B&W using a red filter. Selected for the foreground and converted using a purple filter.


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  • gail anderson
    gail andersonover 5 years ago

    wonderful composition and awesome sky!

  • Thank you, Gail! This was shot on a warm summer day during monsoon season, and I wound up getting a number of good skyscapes this day.

    – Mitchell Tillison

  • charlena
    charlenaover 5 years ago

    this is beautiful, and the sky is just amazing!!!

  • Thank you!

    – Mitchell Tillison

  • Scott  d'Almeida
    Scott d'Almeidaover 5 years ago


  • Thanks, Scott!

    – Mitchell Tillison

  • B Spencer
    B Spencerover 5 years ago

    Beautiful!!! Nice work on the B/W.

  • Thanks, Brian!

    – Mitchell Tillison

  • Lucia Galovicova
    Lucia Galovicovaover 5 years ago

    beautiful place, good composition

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