Yiming Hu

Deserts and Canyons




















  1. "Illusion", Lake Magadi, Kenya A group of zebras walked on the shore of Lake Magadi during the sunset time.
    《幻象》 ,马迦迪湖,肯尼亚
    黄昏时刻,一群斑马列队走过马迦迪湖畔。





  2. "The Land Of Legends, #1", Goblin Valley State Park, Utah

    《精灵之城,之一》 ,美国犹它州精灵谷州立公园






  3. "The Land Of Legends, #2", Goblin Valley State Park, Utah

    《精灵之城,之二》 ,美国犹它州精灵谷州立公园






  4. "The Land Of Legends, #3", Goblin Valley State Park, Utah

    《精灵之城,之三》 ,美国犹它州精灵谷州立公园






  5. "Shining Through", Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, USA

    The rays of morning Sun shines through the magnificent Grand Canyon.
    《穿透》,美国亚利桑那州大峡谷国家公园
    清晨的阳光射入气势磅礴的科罗拉多大峡谷中。






  6. "Catching Fire", Canyonlands National Park, Utah, USA

    Fiery clouds on the sky above the famous Mesa Arch, Canyonlands National Park.
    《拱门之火》,美国犹它州峡谷地国家公园
    美国西南的象征梅塞拱门的上空,云彩如同大火熊熊燃烧 。






  7. "Eternal Curves, the Remake", Antelope Canyon, Arizona, USA
    This is a remake of my now-classic image "Eternal Curves", which was used by Apple Inc on their website and started this type
    of compositions. This time around I chose the panoramic format to further emphasize the graceful lines on the cayon walls.

    《永恒曲线 - 宽幅版》,美国亚利桑那州羚羊谷
    我可以自豪地说,我的那张羚羊谷的《永恒曲线》已经成了被全世界无数人模仿的经典。这个新版本构图类似,
    但使用了新机器拍摄因此画质更好, 而且宽幅形式更适合表现那些石头灵动而优美的曲线。






  8. "Amphitheater in Winter", Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, USA

    《血红雪白》,美国犹它州布莱斯峡谷国家公园
    一场圣诞节前的新雪,覆盖在布莱斯峡谷里如千军万马的红色石柱上。






  9. "Midas Touch", Shiprock, New Mexico, USA
    Shiprock is a sacred location to the Navajo people. On a stormy morning, I witnessed the most amazing light condition
    I've ever encountered in my career at this location. The incredibly rich golden light totally transformed the
    landscape dominated by black rock formations.
    《金色的船山》,美国新墨西哥州
    美国新墨西哥州的船山是印地安人的圣地,也是摄影家喜爱的题材。平时的船山是黑褐色。但是,在一个暴风雨即将来临的清晨,我亲眼目睹了
    我摄影生涯中见过的最神奇辉煌的光线。穿破云层的阳光把船山和周围的翼石奇迹般地映照得金光闪闪,令人难以置信。





  10. "The Jurassic Land", Utah, USA
    Sunset over the astonishing sandstone formations of Monument Valley.
    《洪荒巨石》,美国亚利桑那州纪念碑谷
    越野车在乱石堆中极其艰难地开了两个多小时,才到达了这个山顶。突然展现在我面前的,是令人难以置信的史前洪荒巨石阵般场景。





  11. "Grandness", Canyonlands National Park, Utah, USA
    One of the most impressive and imposing views of the American South West during sunset.
    《鬼斧神工》,美国尤他州峡谷地国家公园
    提到美国西部,一般人就想起大峡谷。可是在峡谷地国家公园这个在不被世人了解的国家公园里才真正集中了美国西部最典型的宏伟粗犷的地貌。
    浩瀚荒芜的红色高原地貌被科罗拉多河及格林河侵蚀成数不清的峡谷、台地、巨石、拱门、及孤峰等地形,壮丽的景色千奇百怪,令人惊叹不已,
    过目难忘。第一次站在这里的时候,我不由倒吸一口凉气。这里的气势胜过举世闻名的大峡谷。 大峡谷虽然壮观,但眼前的景色有尽头。而峡谷
    地展现在你面前的,是几乎无边无际地荒漠和峡谷,河流弯弯曲曲在上面切割出极深的深谷,谷内怪石林立,鬼斧神工。





  12. "Silent Giants", Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, USA

    《石林》,美国犹它州布莱斯峡谷国家公园





  13. "Fairyland", Utah, USA
    A magical moment in a faraway but enchanted land in Hopi Indian Reservation, Utah
    《童话世界》,美国犹它州印第安保留地






  14. "The Wave", Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness,Arizona, USA
    The surreal sandstone rock formation makes the Wave one of the most magic locations on Earth.
    《神奇波浪谷》,美国亚利桑那州
    面对着这些难以置信的砂岩上的曲线和色彩,让人不得不叹服自然的鬼斧神工。 波浪谷当之无愧地当属这个星球上最神奇的地方之一。





  15. "Sunset Worshipers", Glen Canyon National Recreation Area , Utah, USA.

    《众神的日落》, 美国犹它州格兰峡谷国家旅游区






  16. "Golden Lines", Death Valley National Park, California, USA.

    《金色线条》,美国加州死谷国家公园






  17. "Desert Dusk", New Mexico, USA.

    《暮色苍茫》,美国新墨西哥州高原沙漠






  18. "Desert Morning", California, USA
    《沙漠清晨》,美国加州






  19. "Hoodoo Garden", Southwest Desert, USA

    《怪石花园》 ,美国西南沙漠






  20. "Flowing Colors", Antelope Canyon, Arizona, USA

    《流光溢彩》 ,美国亚利桑那州羚羊谷






  21. "Pinnacles of Earth Hues", Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah, USA
    《五彩石林》, 美国犹它州布莱斯峡谷国家公园





  22. "Eternal Curves", Antelope Canyon, Arizona, USA
    I was probably the first person who came up with this innovative and creative composition
    in a location that had been shot millions of times. It was the finalist of 4th Annual
    Nature's Colors Photo Contest, Outdoor Photographer Magazine, and the photo of the month
    and cover picture of Nature Photographer's Online Magazine.
    It has been licensed to Apple Inc many times on Apple's website and in Apple Retail Stores.
    《永恒曲线》,美国亚利桑那州羚羊谷
    在一个被全世界摄影师拍摄了千万次的地方,我创意性地首先发现了这个全新的视角。
    很多人以为在羚羊谷这样被拍摄了无数次的热门景点不可能拍出任何新意。可事实证明
    只要摄影师努力,每个人依然可以拍出自己独特的风光。
    获2012年第7期《Nature Photographer's Online Magazine》 "Photo of the Month"和封面照片荣誉。
    被Apple公司选用作Macbook Pro广告





  23. "Set Fire to the Sky", Mono Lake, California, USA
    A two minute night exposure captures a huge wild fire burning near Mono Lake, California. It was a bad news for
    the US Forest Service, but it provided a once-in-a-life time opportunity for landscape photographers to record
    an extremely unusual perspective of this iconic location.
    《火湖》,美国加州梦娜湖
    一场意外的森林大火给了摄影师一个千载难逢的机会,拍摄到一个极为特别的梦娜湖。
    著名的梦娜湖没有河流出口。周围雨水从高山上把矿物质冲刷下至湖中,经过70多万年的积累,湖水的盐度和碱度都远远高于海洋。这里最具的特
    色的景观,就是湖边的一座座奇形怪状的凝灰岩石柱,如同电影魔戒里的梦幻之地。我那天碰到一场因闪电引起的山火。我抓住这个千载难逢的机
    会,等到天几乎全黑,火光成为主要光源的时候,用长曝光拍下了这张照片。熊熊火光映红了整个天空,凝灰岩石柱在火光的映衬下显得狰狞,整
    个画面如同魔幻电影里的场景,让人难忘。





  24. "A Bloom in Desolation", Badland National Park, South Dakota, USA
    The rugged terrain of Badland National Park is alive with summer flowers everywhere.
    《沙漠黄花》, 美国南达科它州恶地国家公园
    夏日的恶地国家公园, 崎岖荒凉的沙漠里生机勃勃,鲜花盛开。





  25. "New Day", Canyonlands National Park, Utah, USA
    The bottom of the world-famous Mesa Arch glows like molten lava from the incredibly rich reflected morning sunlight.
    《拱门破晓》,美国犹它州峡谷地国家公园






  26. "Dragon Gate", Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, Utah, USA
    A twisted but strangely beautiful arch in a remote corner of the vast National Monument.
    《龙门》,美国犹它州大阶梯-埃斯卡兰特国家纪念碑区





  27. "Temple of Light", Antelope Canyon, Arizona, USA
    《光之圣殿》,美国亚利桑那州羚羊谷






  28. "Ring of Fire", Arizona, USA
    《燃烧的魔戒》,美国亚利桑那州马蹄湾
    瑰丽的晚霞在天空燃烧。脚下悬崖三百米处的科罗拉多河在这里奇迹般地转了个近360度大回环,如同一个巨大的戒指,套在这红色的台地上。
    A spectacular sunset over the iconic and dramatic Horseshoe Bend. The Colorado River takes an almost 360-degree turn here.





  29. "The Sands of Time", Antelope Canyon, Arizona, USA
    《沙瀑》,美国亚利桑那州羚羊谷






  30. "Sparkling Heart", Antelope Canyon, Arizona, USA
    《心之闪光》,美国亚利桑那州羚羊谷






  31. "The Loop", Canyonlands National Park, Utah, USA
    In my opinion, among all the great national parks of American Southwest, Canyonlands National Park offers the most incredible views.
    It is a land like no other place on earth; a land full of colors, history, wonder, and mystery; a land of countless canyons, mesas,
    hoodoos, and buttes.
    To truly appreciate the grandeur of this magical place, you have to see the park from the air. You will see the Colorado River
    winds through the vast wilderness of Colorado Plateau, cutting through layered, colorful sandstone, forming incredibly shaped deep
    canyons. It will be a view you will never forget, especially from a helicopter with all doors removed!
    《弯弯的河流》,美国犹它州峡谷地国家公园
    千百年来,科罗拉多河在广漠的科罗拉多高原上曲折蜿蜒,河水冲刷红色的砂岩,切割出深邃的峡谷。





  32. "Fanciful Sunset", Glen Canyon National Recreation Area , Utah, USA
    《乱云飞渡》,美国格兰峡谷国家旅游区






  33. "Passing Storm", Canyonlands National Park, Utah, USA
    《电闪雷鸣》,美国犹它州峡谷地国家公园






  34. "Ten O'Clock", Arizona desert, USA
    《上午十点》,美国亚利桑那州沙漠






  35. "Splendor I", Badlands National Park, South Dakota, USA
    I got up around 4am despite overcast conditions, and I was treated with the most splendid and epic sunrise I have ever seen.
    Over this bizarre and surreal landscape of Badlands, the entire sky, from east to west, was burning with intensive red colors.
    《光辉灿烂》,美国南达科它州恶地国家公园
    在这片怪诞神秘的土地上,我目睹了最精彩的日出场景。360度如火的朝霞染红了从东到西整个天空。





  36. "Splendor II", Badlands National Park, South Dakota, USA
    《光辉灿烂2》,美国南达科它州恶地国家公园








  37. "The Burst", Utah, USA
    Sunrise over La Sal Mountains, Canyonlands National Park. The bottom of the world-famous Mesa Arch
    glows like molten lava from the incredibly rich reflected sunlight.
    《峡谷日出》,美国尤他州峡谷地国家公园
    最经典的美国西南沙漠里的峡谷日出。清晨的第一缕阳光把砂石岩拱门的底部映照的通红。







  38. "Twisting to Infinity", Arizona, USA
    The fascinating interplays of colors and curves of a slot canyon of American south west.
    《扭曲》,美国尤他州羚羊谷





  39. "Alien's Playground", New Mexico, USA
    The marbles scattered the on the arid desert look like giant bowling balls.
    In the high desert, each morning there's only about five minutes of window after sunrise when the
    light is usable for photography. However, the light can be so sweet during this five-minute period.
    《恐龙骨山谷》,美国新墨西哥州
    美国新墨西哥州北部高原沙漠,被风化的石头散落满地,如同外星人的保龄球场





  40. "Alien Land", New Mexico, USA
    《异星》,美国新墨西哥州
    千百年的风化左右,造就了这块如外星球般的奇异地貌。





  41. "Lonesome", Joshua Tree National Park, California, USA
    The giant boulders and marbles of the Joshua Tree National Park were formed more than 100 million years ago.
    They are everywhere in the park and provide endless possibilities for photographers who can create order out
    of chaos to express themselves artistically.
    《永恒的孤独》,美国加州约书亚树国家公园





  42. "Together Forever", Joshua Tree National Park, California, USA
    《相依》,美国加州约书亚树国家公园





  43. "Dry Season", Death Valley National Park, California, USA
    At the lowest point of North America, salt crystals on the ground form repetitive patterns on the dry salt flat.
    《干旱季节》,美国加州死谷国家公园
    美国死谷国家公园的“坏水”(Badland)是美洲大陆的最低点。这里是干旱的沙漠,但每年春天的雨水会把周围山上的矿物质冲刷下来,
    聚集于此。夏秋干枯的湖床上,矿盐结晶成大面积的多边形。





  44. "Texture of the Desert", Death Valley National Park, California, USA
    Textures and patterns on the sand dunes of Death Valley National Park.
    《沙漠肌理》,美国加州死谷国家公园





  45. "The Vortex", Antelope Canyon, Arizona, USA
    The mesmerizing colors, textures and curves of Antelope Canyon were carved by the force of running water.
    《漩涡》,美国尤他州羚羊谷



  46. "Yin and Yang", Death Valley National Park, California,USA
    The intriguing interplay between sunlight and shadows in the desert of Death Valley National Park.
    《太极两仪》,美国加州死谷国家公园





  47. "Remnants of the Past", New Mexico, USA
    《远古的荒凉》,美国新墨西哥州高原沙漠





  48. "The Rhythm of Colors", Antelope Canyon, Arizon, USA
    《谁持彩绸当空舞》,美国尤他州羚羊谷





  49. "Red Giants", Bryce Canyon National Park. Arizona, USA
    The hoodoos of Bryce Canyon National Park turn to intensive red colors right before sunrise.
    《红色巨人》,美国尤他州布莱斯峡谷国家公园
    布莱斯峡谷的那些红石柱如同一个个屹立千年的兵马俑。





  50. "Gateway To Glory", Arizona, USA
    The fascinating colors and curves of a slot canyon of American south west.
    《通往荣耀之门》,美国尤他州羚羊谷





  51. "Day Break", Death Valley National Park, California, USA
    It was a beautiful March morning in Death Valley National Park. Racetrack Palya is a flat dry lake
    bed in a very remote location of the national park. The famous "sailing stones" or "moving rocks"
    inscribe long tracks on cracked mud. I slept in the back seat of a small Jeep Wrangler
    at a nearby back-country campground in order to capture the first ray of light.

    《破晓》,美国加州死谷国家公园
    在这个干枯的湖床上,著名的“会动的石头”在龟裂的地面上滑过,留下清晰悠长的凝固的轨迹。





  52. "Golden Waves", Death Valley National Park, California, USA
    《沙丘金浪》,美国加州死谷国家公园
    清晨第一缕阳光照亮了加州死谷国家公园的沙丘群。





  53. "Mystic Cave", Valley of Fire State Park, Navada, USA
    A fantastic wind carved cave in the Valley of Fire State Park.
    《神秘隧道》,美国内华达州火谷州立公园
    火谷州立公园里面红石群中,有数不清地各种千奇百怪的风蚀隧道。



  54. "Sunset Extravaganza", Stud Horse Point, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area , Utah, USA
    《日落狂想曲》,美国格兰峡谷国家旅游区






  55. "Genesis", Death Valley National Park, California, USA
    An explosive sunset over the strange salt crystal formations on the salt flat of Death Valley National Park.
    《开天辟地》 ,美国加州死谷国家公园
    死谷国家公园盐碱地上空的落日。





  56. "May Flowers", Arches National Park, Utah, USA
    On a beautiful morning of May, the elegant and delicate Tufted Evening-Primrose bloom profusely in the desert in front of the “Organ”,
    an impressive red sandstone tower, filling the air with heavenly fragrant smell.
    《五月花》,美国犹它州拱门国家公园
    一个美妙的五月清晨,娇嫩的月见草花在拱门国家公园的这块巨大的红色砂岩前怒放。沙漠的空气里充满了醉人的清香。






  57. "Battle of the Tufas", Mono Lake, California, USA
    Fire and smoke raise to the sky from a nearby bush fire above the famed tufas of the Mono Lake.
    《石柱巨人的战场》,美国加州梦娜湖
    大火卷起烟雾灰尘,直冲云天,形成罕见而壮观的的云霞。日落后西边天空的散射光,让一切景物都沐浴在温暖的色调里。





  58. "Sweet Reflections", Shiprock, New Mexico, USA
    Bathed in sweet warm morning sunlight, Shiprock, a volcanic rock formation raising more than 1,500 feet
    above the high desert plain, reflects on a pool of rain water.
    《船山的清晨》,美国新墨西哥州





  59. "Cracked Eggs", New Mexico, USA
    These strange rock formations in the high desert of New Mexico look like giant dinosaur eggs.
    They are one of the most exotic landscape features on Earth.
    《碎蛋谷 - I》,美国新墨西哥州高原沙漠
    在美国新墨西哥沙漠里,有一片怪石群。 经过千万年雨水风沙的雕琢,千奇百怪,看上去如一堆堆破碎的恐龙蛋。





  60. "Cracked Eggs II", New Mexico, USA
    These strange rock formations in the high desert of New Mexico look like giant dinosaur eggs.
    They are one of the most exotic landscape features on Earth.
    《碎蛋谷 - II》,美国新墨西哥州高原沙漠





  61. "Red Planet", Mono Lake, California, USA
    After sunset, huge amount of ashes and dusts in the sky, sent by a big bush fire nearby, created very rare
    and otherworldly red afterglows as well as striking ash clouds over the exotic tufas in Mono Lake.
    《魔界日落》,美国加州梦娜湖
    熊熊山火卷起大量烟雾灰尘,直冲青天,不但形成的壮观的云朵,也给空气中带来浓厚的悬浮颗粒,久久不散。这些烟尘折射日落后的光线,
    在我面前展现出一个罕见的如血般的艳丽黄昏,映照着梦娜湖上那些古怪精灵的石头,仿如魔界中湖上的日落。





  62. "Easter Island Statues", Escalante Grand-Staircase National Monument, Utah, USA
    In the remote wilderness of Utah's vast Escalante Grand-Staircase National Monument, there are
    groups of fantastic rock formations that look like statues of Easter Island.
    《复活节岛雕像》,美国犹它州易斯卡兰提国家纪念碑区
    在美国犹它州沙漠的一个偏远荒寂的角落,有一群群精灵古怪的石头。这些风化的石柱,看上去如复活节岛上的那些雕像,
    让人感慨造化的神奇。





  63. "The Beam Dream", Antelope Canyon, Arizona, USA

    《梦幻之光》 ,美国亚利桑那州羚羊谷