***** on the Desert Night ****

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The desert is beautiful anytime but add a spectacular sunset and you get magic. The sawlike mountian ridge creates a very special silhouette above the desert floor, adding visual interest with the phenomenal desert sky. On the edge of Las Vegas is this beautiful painted desert. Rocks in these mountians are a wide range of gorgeous colors to add to the visual impact of nature at it's best...

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cmilton111 on August 23, 2012

Thank you Albrecht H... for the visit (Into the Desert Night) and all 10 LIKES.. very nice of you.. best to you

10th LIKE 5 FAVS

Passator Cortese PH on September 3, 2012

Charming place and atmosphere! Very beautiful scenery and magical sky!

Like 12 + YS 6!

I've added to my favorite photographers

All the best for you! Francesco

cmilton111 on September 6, 2012

Passator Cortese PH.... Thank you for your very nice comment.. all the LIKE and YS considerationns... I really apprecitate your kind words... I am on a cross America trip right now so I am not posting as much as I would like. It was nice to open my email and get this message from you.. Into the Desert Night is born of living in this beautiful area for a short period of time. Unforgettable skies and the desert is also colorful there. Northwesta side of Vegas, Summerlin.. Best to you...

Konstantin Smirnov (… on September 15, 2012

Dear MIKA! It's great scenery & wonderful sky!

Like 13 & Fav 7.

Cheers, Kostia.

cmilton111 on September 15, 2012

Konstantin.... It seems like just when I need a boost the universe will send me a wonderful uplifting pat on the back... I really appreciate you visit and great comment on "Into the Desert Night" .. many cheers returned to you... MIKA

Guizel J.c on September 21, 2012

Fantastic picture,beautiful scenery



cmilton111 on September 22, 2012

guizel.. I am very glad that you YS and LIKE "Into the Desert Night"... The area is exceedingly beautiful. I was living near where I took this shot..

Francisco Jose Rios on August 22, 2013

Congratulations My friend NIKA....Beautiful landscape and composition.Artistic and Magic photographic work.Impressive framing,lighting and colors.Very interesting Gallery of Photos.Friendly greetings from Spain Fran.....Favorite photographer,favorite and like

cmilton111 on August 25, 2013

Francisco Jose Rios... Thank you very much for your rich and thoughtful comment. I appreciate your visiting my gallery very much. best wishes from Los Angeles Califonia

Dobrosav Ciric on October 18, 2013

Fantastican foto!!

Pozdrav Bibac.

cmilton111 on October 20, 2013

Thank you Biba... appreciate your visit and comment.. The desert outside Las Vegas is beautiful... MIKA

Christos Theodorou on March 31, 2014

Excellent photo!!! Greetings from Athens.

cmilton111 on April 1, 2014

again I thank you Christos.... best to you ..... MIKA

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Photo taken in Summerlin West, Las Vegas, NV 89138, USA

Photo details

  • Uploaded on July 26, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by cmilton111
    • Camera: FUJIFILM FinePix S7000
    • Taken on 2010/09/29 18:08:28
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/320)
    • Focal Length: 7.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO160
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash