Tag Archives: Canyon de Chelly

Throwing Stones

From the smallest pebble to massive canyon walls, we are surrounded by stone. We build houses, castles, towers and rock walls with them, shape them into tools, and admire their unique formations in nature. Here is a selection from various … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Curves (in Canyon de Chelly)

I have been waiting for an opportunity to highlight a few of my Canyon de Chelly pictures. This amazing place is located in North Eastern Arizona and is owned by the Navajo (Dine) tribe. I was fortunate to spend a … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Culture

Culture is such a large, multi-dimensional term.  Apart from the obvious anthropological meaning where we think of large cultural entities (e.g. Balinese, Mexican, Ghanaian, Canadian), I am also reminded of the subtle, or not so subtle, cultural variations within a … Continue reading

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Star Cave

Star Cave Wind’s insistent chisel chips away fragments of rock turning it into stony essence of pillar, face, animal, and here – burnt sienna womb cave where the ancestors painted stars on the ceiling. I send a prayer to Wind … Continue reading

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