Joanne Sigrist shares her tips for visiting and photographing Norther Arizona and Southern Utah.

Many of you may have experienced the overwhelming beauty and prolific photo opportunities of Norther Arizona and Southern Utah. For those who have not or for those planning another trip, her are some tis and information on two amazing places to explore. Permits are not require for either location but come prepared with maps of the areas, plenty of water, food and snacks, sunscreen and proper clothing. Layers, a hat and, sturdy hiking boots are a must. Weather can change quickly in this area and being prepared with rain gear and camera and equipment protection can come in handy.