… bighorn sheep chillin’ in Badlands National Park.
This entry was posted on July 8, 2016 by Dr. Denny Wilkins. It was filed under Animals, Cameras/Gear/Software/Technique, Landscape/Panorama, Nature and was tagged with Badlands National Park, bighorn sheep, erosion, road trip, sedimentation, south dakota, stratigraphy.
This shot, I don’t know why, does a fantastic job suggesting the landscape goes on like this forever. Perhaps it’s the small size/scale of the sheep, or you shooting across a chasm, but I’m taken in by the foreverness of it all. Would that be a tool we could consciously use to set up our photos?
And my mind wanders … I see the patch of green to the left and mid-height, and I hear the first sheep saying to the other, “So, where do you want to go to lunch today?”
July 8, 2016 at 12:44 pm
Thanks. That’s what the Badlands generate as a primary feeling — the horizon is far away, and there’s a lot of bad land before you get to it. I have more images coming that express that.
July 8, 2016 at 12:50 pm
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