12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Golden Hour, Monument Valley Desert

It's called the "golden hour." Photographers know it can last only a second, but it is worth a whole day. That was the case when I captured this photo in Utah's Monument Valley.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Monument Valley, Utah , Utah, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D800
Copyright: © Mike Ahlers