The Rock

Abstract

My deaf Colombian friend drove me to Tatacoa Desert near Neiva, Colombia on his motorcycle. He sped up and over and up and down the snaking roads. My heart was pounding! I lay on the ground and shot the rock repeatedly until I got a good picture. It took a pretty long time!

Creator

Jose Saldana

Title

The Rock

Date

2014

Medium

Photography

Description

A brown oval rock in the foreground on top of the ground. The ground has cracks to show how dry it is. Canyon walls in the background with various layers in multiple shades of reddish-brown to brown. A column of rock rises in the far background, above the canyon walls, against a gray cloudy sky.

Citation

Jose Saldana, “The Rock,” RIT/NTID Dyer Arts Center , accessed December 6, 2022, https://dyerartscenter.omeka.net/items/show/737.