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Sony Imaging Pro Support
Sony Imaging PRO Support

I recently joined the Sony Imaging PRO Support program, and I must say kudos to Sony on the beautiful welcome package that they send to new members. The program is designed to provide unparalleled support to Professional Photographers. PRO Support members have access to dedicated phone and email...

Grand Canyon sunrise by Adam Schallau
Photographing Sunrise at the Grand Canyon

Photographing sunrise at the Grand Canyon can be a challenging affair, and it takes many elements coming together to create a successfully image. I like to start with a location that allows me to have overlapping features in the landscape and a foreground that can catch some golden light. Next, having...

Lightning in the Grand Canyon at Sunset.
Arizona Highways Magazine – March 2015

The March 2015 issue of of Arizona Highways magazine is on the shelves and on page 9 is an interview I did about my obsession with the Grand Canyon. The article also includes my photo of lightning striking the Grand Canyon as rain is falling into...

Monsoon light at the Grand Canyon. By Adam Schallau.
Light on the Colorado River

Sunlight breaks through a summer thunderstorm illuminating the Colorado River. Captured during the monsoon season from the South Rim of Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. Title: Light on the River Date: July 2011 Camera& Lens: Canon EOS 5D Mark II & 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Exposure: 0.3 seconds at f/11, ISO...

Slickhorn Canyon, Utah.
Early Morning Light in Slickhorn Canyon

Located far downstream of the tiny town of Mexican Hat, Utah, on the San Juan River is  Slickhorn Canyon.  Located almost in the middle-of-nowhere, and not far from where the San Juan flows into Lake Powell, Slickhorn is only accessible via a very long backpacking trip, or by rafting the...

Grand Canyon photo by Adam Schallau
Morning at Moran Point

Today, February 12th, would have been Thomas Moran's birthday. Moran was an American painter and printmaker of the Hudson River School in New York. Moran said of the Grand Canyon "Of all places on earth the great canyon of Arizona is the most inspiring in...

Adam Schallau in Arizona Highways Magazine.
Arizona Highways Magazine – January 2015

The January 2015 issue of Arizona Highways magazine has my photo of Wotans Throne shedding a blanket of clouds in the moments leading up to sunset. You can find the photo on pages 6 & 7. This photo was captured in August 2014 from Cape Royal on the...

Sunset at the Grand Canyon.
Grand Canyon Chasing the Sun

The Colorado River has been and is a major force when it comes to shaping the Grand Canyon, and yet the river is only visible from a few select points along the rim of the canyon. Still hard at work, the river has dug a...

Horseshoe Bend near Page, Arizona.
Horseshoe Bend, The Edge of Autumn

Standing on the edge of the Horseshoe Bend overlook 1000 feet above the Colorado River is a rush. The river, meandering below,  reflects the deep blues of the sky above as the first rays of the morning sun paint the distant canyon wall in hues of gold and...