Bryce Canyon, Kurt Repanshek
Spend enough time in the national parks with a good camera and you're bound to come away with a good shot or two. Getting this one, though, required a pre-dawn wake-up call and a hike through a cold, dark December morning. But the effort was worth it, as the rising sun slowly fired the rocks down below and revealed phalanxes of stone soldiers.
Southern Utah's national parks all are red-rock wonders.