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Horseshoe Bend in Page

Another iconic landscape: Horseshoe Bend in the neighbourhood of Page.

Almost 95 % of the pictures taken from this bend in the Colorado-river are taken from the same spot ( 20 / 30 meters area). There's one (apart from wide-angle lens usage and time of the day) differentiator: how close to the edge you want to put your tripod. I must admit I didn't put anything at risk here. Some (3) watchdogs in the neighbourhood were closely monitoring my movements here. Others (no photographers) were at the same time taking 'non-calculated' risks. Crazy what people sometimes dare to impress.

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