Hardest shot I ever took

Challenge #61 in the Eclectic series. Hosted by Ro13.
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Ever had one of those shots that just took forever to get it right? No editing...just the perfected shot, and maybe a description of what made it hard.
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Horseshoe Bend Arizona
by kam911
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3/4 mile walk in and 3/4 mile walk out up hill in sand. I thought I earned this picture by the time I was done.
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Submitted: Friday, 18th March, 2011 14:24 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 19th April, 2010
Focal length: 18 mm
Shutter speed: 1/4000 sec
Aperture: F10
ISO: 800
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