122 Views 10/27/2012
An approaching storm catured with my Canon 5D mark II at the West Rim of the Canyon on the Hualapai Nation, Arizona United States of America.
This storm turned extremely intense with lightning, very heavy rain, dust devils and a large dust storm. The temperature dropped from 103 degrees to 63 degree in less than an hour.
The Hualapai (also referred to as “Walapai”) Reservation is located in the western Grand Canyon corridor. This area comprises a million acres adjacent to 108 miles of the Grand Canyon and the Colorado River. The Hualapai Reservation was founded in 1883 by an Executive Order. The city of Peach Springs is the tribal capital. According to the 2003 census, the total population of the Hualapai Indian Reservation is 1,491 members.
Canon 5D Mark II
16 mm – 35 mm L series lens
Focal Length 16 mm
Base Exposure Time 1/15th sec
Photomatix Fused HDR, 3 each, 2 stop bracketed exposures