1 Like

Carlsbad Caverns National Park - Big Room
New Mexico

This is the only panorama I had time to take during my visit to Carlsbad National Park. I used my standard 48-exposure process, but this was particularly challenging because the room very dark. For some areas, it took seconds to collect light and produce this image. The place certainly does have a sense of wonder and character to it.

Copyright: Ryan Helinski
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12000x6000
Taken: 13/01/2012
Uploaded: 11/10/2011
Updated: 20/02/2015
Views:

...


Tags: usa; national park; cavern; cave; carlsbad
comments powered by Disqus

Robert Mročka
Babi Hora(1725 m.n.m.) - vyhled
George Atanasov
Kremikovtsy Monastery - The old church from 14-th century
Hans von Weissenfluh
Cathedral of S. Martino, Square, Lucca, Tuscany
benjamin-suzanne
Cap Canaille 3
George Ng
Cruising on Putrajaya Lake
Willy Kaemena
Ponte Dom Luis
Jakub Hruska
Harderwijk's harbour
Stefan Geens
Bab al-Yaman, Sana'a, Yemen
George Ng
Paramotor@Pulau Indah
Stefan Geens
Dragon's Blood trees, Diksum Plateau, Socotra, Yemen
Roberto Scavino
Vieux village de Roquebrune Cap-Martin, vue de la baie
Michael Pop
On top of a turkish cargoship
More About New Mexico

New Mexico is a state located in the southwestern region of the United States. Inhabited by Native American populations for many centuries, it has also been part of the Imperial Spanish viceroyalty of New Spain, part of Mexico, and a U.S. territory. Among U.S. states, New Mexico has the highest percentage of Hispanics at 45% (2008 estimate), being descendants of Spanish colonists and recent immigrants from Latin America. It also has the third-highest percentage of Native Americans after Alaska and Oklahoma, and the fifth-highest total number of Native Americans after California, Oklahoma, Arizona, and Texas. The tribes represented in the state consist of mostly Navajo and Pueblo peoples. As a result, the demographics and culture of the state are unique for their strong Spanish, Mexican, and Native American cultural influences. At a population density of 16 per square mile, New Mexico is the sixth most sparsely inhabited U.S. state.[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_mexico]