Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home

Show Printable Version Search this Thread
The Bisti Wilderness
Lens: DA 15 and DA* 16-50 Camera: K-5 
Posted By: DeadJohn, 05-17-2016, 08:32 AM

The Bisti Wilderness is a remote badlands area in northwest New Mexico. Erosion has created interesting rock formations. Click for larger versions.

A photographer and his dog (small; just below the horizon, right of center):

The "Cracked Eggs". There are hundreds of these oddly shaped rocks. Some look like broken eggs, others look like oysters. The site reminded me of the "Alien" movie hatchery:

Views: 501
05-17-2016, 09:06 AM   #2
Moderator PEG Judges
Loyal Site Supporter
Kerrowdown's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Highlands of Scotland.
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 38,984
QuoteOriginally posted by DeadJohn Quote
The "Cracked Eggs"
Nature can be truly amazing at times, great shots.
05-17-2016, 02:23 PM   #3

Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: Seattle
Posts: 1,334
Great series. First time seeing about this place. Thank you so much for sharing the amazing images
05-17-2016, 04:43 PM   #4
Site Supporter
Site Supporter
daacon's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Alberta,Canada
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 20,835
Very cool foreign landscape for sure.

05-18-2016, 08:24 AM   #5
slowpez's Avatar

Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: South Carolina, USA
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 17,848
What a fascinating place. Never heard of it and we lived in Alamogordo for three years.

  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
camera, flickr, john, look, photo, wilderness
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Landscape Sunset in the Sespe Wilderness GeoJerry Post Your Photos! 9 08-23-2018 07:56 AM
Using the K3 with flash in the wilderness ? jpzk Pentax K-3 25 03-20-2015 08:58 AM
Returning to Pentax, looking for some advice on setup for the Wilderness SweFin Troubleshooting and Beginner Help 20 09-11-2014 06:04 AM
Misc 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House/The Wilderness gjtoth Post Your Photos! 5 05-10-2014 05:23 PM
Nature Hiking the Indian Peaks Wilderness (many photos) Colorado CJ Post Your Photos! 24 07-24-2012 12:43 PM

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:05 PM. | See also:, part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]