Colorful Clay Beds By Michael Andrew Just3 months ago ( 12 ) Made another trip last week to one of my favorite places. Clay beds in the Coyote Buttes area of Northern Arizona. Colors are a product of minerals leeching through the Chinle Layer, mostly made of clay. Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleTumblrEmailLinkedInPinterestRedditLike this:Like Loading... Categories: Arizona, Desert SouthwestTags: Arizona, Chinle Layer, Clay Beds, colors, Coyote Buttes, erosion, Geology, Images, Layers, Leeching, Minerals, Photographer, Photography, photos, Sediments Related Articles Death Valley NP’s Racetrack Playa By Michael Andrew Just2 days ago ( 12 ) Day 2 From Eureka Dunes By Michael Andrew Just4 days ago ( 10 ) Annual Trip To Eureka Dunes By Michael Andrew Just1 week ago ( 7 ) 12 comments › Jet Eliot November 1, 2018 • 6:18 PM I can see why you like to visit these curious and colorful mounds, Michael. The textures and immensity are great, and then the rainbow colors really top it off. I’ve never seen anything like this! Great to see the people to understand the size perspective. And I love seeing the pile of bones, too. Thanks for taking us to the clay beds, Michael. LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just November 1, 2018 • 6:32 PM Thanks Jet. Every time I go back, I see something different. It is about the color and texture LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ montucky November 1, 2018 • 6:24 PM Interesting and pretty too. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ www.corneliaweber-photography.com November 1, 2018 • 8:17 PM Nature is amazing and so are your images. Every post is a new surprise with what you capture. LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just November 1, 2018 • 8:23 PM Thanks Cornelia. I’m very fortunate to be living in this part of the country where the landscape is so varied LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ www.corneliaweber-photography.com November 1, 2018 • 8:44 PM Well and we are fortunate to enjoy your amazing photography, that’s why you live there to share with the universe. LikeLiked by 1 person Eliza Waters November 3, 2018 • 3:04 PM Wonderful patterns. I like having humans in some of the photos for scale. LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just November 3, 2018 • 7:37 PM Yes, it’s good to have people in them because no would never know how big these clay beds are.. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply ↓ Angela Moyer November 4, 2018 • 10:19 PM Nice! Interesting place. Love the colorful straitions in the rock. What caused that, do you know? LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just November 4, 2018 • 10:24 PM Thanks Angela. Minerals leech through the porous clay soil over a long period of time. LikeLike Reply ↓ mercedescatalan November 5, 2018 • 6:37 AM Such interesting textures and colors in these photos! LikeLike Reply ↓ Michael Andrew Just November 5, 2018 • 6:51 AM That’s why i keep going back to this secret place of mine LikeLike Reply ↓ Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.