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On this morning I was racing to reach a location in time for sunrise. I was dripping with sweat and my heart rate monitor was screaming at me to slow down. Just a minute before this photo was taken, I glanced over my shoulder at the horizon and realized the sun was rising now. I didn't have time to make it to my location and so needed to get my camera and tripod out immediately. To my left was this field of flowers so I grabbed my gear and dropped at their edge. There was no time to find a coherent composition, I just had to make something work. The light was stunning and I did the best I could with the time I had.

#170 – Erik Stensland

Erik Stensland is an award winning photographer and author. His photography is concentrated in the Rocky Mountain National Park which is literally in his back yard. Erik has managed to blend his love for hiking and photography into a successful business.

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