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Sand Dune Abstract Photographs

Sand dune abstract photographs

A variety of landscapes are found at The Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, east of Alamosa, Colorado, in the San Luis Valley. The park boasts the tallest dunes in North America, as well as a diverse collection of grasslands, wetlands, conifer and aspen forests, alpine lakes, and tundra. But on my recent trip to the Dunes, I just concentrated taking sand dune abstract photographs.

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White Sands National Monument

Rare, snow-white dune fields composed of gypsum crystals, called selenite, give White Sands National Monument its name. It is located in the Tularosa Basin just south of Alamogordo, New Mexico. Continue reading White Sands National Monument

San Luis Valley of Colorado

The San Luis Valley of Colorado is a photographer’s dream!

The 8000-foot San Luis Valley of Colorado is part of the Rio Grande Rift and is home to Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, the town of San Luis, The Highway of Legends, and the Los Caminos Antiguos. Here is a  map of the area from Alamosa.org. Continue reading San Luis Valley of Colorado