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Snapshots

  1. cover

    Snapshot Title: cover
    Taken by: Dror Yaron

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #9 Nankoweap
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    GigapanMagazine.org Will open in a new tab or window vol 3 issue 1



  2. Good Current

    Snapshot Title: Good Current
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #9 Nankoweap
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    Unlike Marble Canyon upstream, this section of the Colorado River increases in speed with increased gradient. The riffles and eddy lines visible here indicated that water is continuously moving downs...



  3. GigaGear

    Snapshot Title: GigaGear
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #9 Nankoweap
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    I packed a hard Pelican case into a large NRS drybag with backpack straps for the long hike up the granaries.



  4. 250 Million Years Uncovered

    Snapshot Title: 250 Million Years Uncovered
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #9 Nankoweap
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    This view of the Canyon wall profiles exposed rock layers representing a period from 500 to 250 million years ago. The talus slope at the river level is the Temple Butte Formation (500 myo). Above tha...



  5. Redwall Limestone

    Snapshot Title: Redwall Limestone
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #9 Nankoweap
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    dolomite, and chert; formed in a shallow and deep sea environment during the Mississippian period (400 million years ago). Forms cliff faces in the Canyon. Here you can see the natural gray color of ...



  6. Sony Bloggie Camera

    Snapshot Title: Sony Bloggie Camera
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #9 Nankoweap
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    While the GigaPan was taking this image, I was hiding behind this rock structure and doing some video logging with this camera. I didn't realize that one camera could be seen by the other.



  7. Hiding photgrapher

    Snapshot Title: Hiding photgrapher
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #9 Nankoweap
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    It's not easy to find a hiding place on the side of a cliff.



  8. Storage or Defense?

    Snapshot Title: Storage or Defense?
    Taken by: Thomas Hayden

    Image: Grand Canyon GigaView #9 Nankoweap
    Image Owner: Thomas Hayden



    Description:

    What was the purpose of building this structure so far above the valley floor?