I want to introduce photographers to Knolls, the softest sand you’ll ever feel and hardened sand castles seemingly crafted by giants.  ​


Featured Location: Knolls, Utah

Just south of I-80, you’ll find the road fork.  To the east goes a dirt road, to the west an unclaimed street of broken up pavement… at Knolls either way you go you’ll discover other-worldly landscapes.

This set of images was produced in 33 minutes on a location scouting visit to Knolls in September of this year.


Turn South off the I-80 Exit, then Go East for the Endless Dirt Road

Or West for Giant SandCastles and Soft Dunes

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The Desert Sun Can Produce Hard Light

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The Shadows Can Be Quite Soft

Author

Jake Garn has been shooting digital photography since 2001, and film photography from 1994-2001; he hosted his first photography workshop in 2009, was invited to B&H to teach a class in 2013 and launched the photography challenge in 2017.