Buttes set ablaze by the fiery dawn, as viewed from Dead Horse Point State Park, Utah. Buttes consisting of multimillion year-old sandstone once represented the sand at the bottom of a floodplain that as a result of complex geologic events mineralized into the impressive edifices present throughout today's Southwest.

Please visit my site to view my portfolio and purchase prints, and read my blog!

Discover more inspiring photos like this one.

Download the FREE 500px app Open in app