Sunday, April 8, 2012

Photo of the Week: This Ain't Exactly Arizona


Here's a shot made while out looking for a scene to photograph for the Then and Now Series.

If I'd have cropped out some of the beach in the lower right corner I could probably trick someone into thinking I was in New Mexico or somewhere like that.

There's something different about the way those rocks were formed and I wish I knew a geologist or, whatever they call those rock scientists. 

They could go along with me and see if they can figure out what makes the place look so strange.

All I can tell you about the place right now is, it's in Okinawa, Japan.

And this ain't exactly Arizona.


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4 comments:

MoreThingsJapanese said...

Deftinitely not Arizona... But an interesting picture. There's a lot of interesting geography in Okinawa.

Another interesting Arizona refrence. There is a burger shop on Kume island called "Arizona Cafe," but it has nothing to do with AZ. They got the name from the nearby "Ari River."

RyukyuMike said...

More Things Japanese,
Wow! I plan on visiting Kumejima someday. I'll have to check that burger joint out. Thanks.

Ryan said...

The only thing this shot is missing is Clint Eastwood, a horse and 20 dead injuns.

RyukyuMike said...

Ryan,
Maybe that's the answer. It was a movie prop !