Arizona Sunsets - Gallery 3

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    Sunset and a Saguaro

    Sunset in Peoria, Arizona
    © Isabel Theile Graves, used with permission

    Pictures of Sunsets in Phoenix and Beyond

    One of the nicest things about living in the desert is that we have beautiful sunsets. Often, you'll see wonderful colors in the sky when it is clear with high clouds -- we have lots of days like that! I invited visitors to About.com Phoenix to submit photos that they have taken of beautiful Arizona sunsets. If you would like to submit one, here is how you do it. Please let me know the general area where the photo was taken.

    Start from the beginning! Sunset Gallery #1.

    A beautiful sunset in Peoria, northwest of Phoenix, Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Double Rainbow

    Double Rainbow in Peoria, Arizona
    © Isabel Theile Graves, used with permission

    A double rainbow in Peoria, northwest of Phoenix, Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Surprise Sunset

    a tree and a suncet in Surprise, AZ
    © Jeff DuPonte, used with permission

    Surprise, Arizona is located in the northwest part of the Greater Phoenix area.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Solar Eclipse

    Solar Eclispe photograph
    © Gary Parkinson, used with permission.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Sunnyslope Sunset

    Sunnyslope Sunset
    © Rhonda Ringdahl, used with permission

    Sunnyslope is an urban village in Phoenix, Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Sunnyslope Rainbow

    Sunnyslope Rainbow
    © Rhonda Ringdahl, used with permission

    Sunnyslope is an urban village in Phoenix, Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Sunnyslope Sunset

    Sunnyslope Sunset
    © Rhonda Ringdahl, used with permission

    Sunnyslope is an urban village in Phoenix, Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Piestewa Peak Sunset

    Image of Sunset at Piestewa Peak in Phoenix
    © Ramona Howard, used with permission

    Piestewa Peak (previously known as Squaw Peak) is a popular place for hikers. It is located in central Phoenix.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Tempe Town Lake Sunset

    Sunset at Tempe Town Lake
    © Ramona Howard, used with permission

    Tempe Town Lake is a popular recreation are on the north side of Tempe., Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    North Scottsdale Sunset

    Summer Sunset in Arizona
    © Benjamin Rosales, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    In My View

    Arizona Sunset in the Rearview Mirror
    © Marsella Guins, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Inverted Rainbow

    © Isabel Theile Graves, used with permission

    This rainbow is upside down! Photo taken in Peoria, northwest of Phoenix, Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Arizona Apocalypse

    Arizona Apocalypse
    © Anthony Fischetti, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Scottsdale Sunset

    North Scottsdale sunset
    © Benjamin Rosales, used with permission

    Photo taken in North Scottsdale in Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Scottsdale Sunset

    North Scottsdale sunset
    © Benjamin Rosales, used with permission

    Photo taken in North Scottsdale in Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Scottsdale Sunset

    North Scottsdale sunset
    © Benjamin Rosales, used with permission

    Photo taken in North Scottsdale in Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Scottsdale Sunset

    North Scottsdale sunset
    © Benjamin Rosales, used with permission

    Photo taken in North Scottsdale in Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    God's Painted Sunrise

    Sunrise in Phoenix
    © Marcella Guins, used with permission

    Photo taken in South Phoenix in Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise or sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed it. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Division of Light

    Phoenix Sunset
    © Marcella Guins, used with permission

    Photo taken in Phoenix, Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise or sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed it. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Rainbows and Umbrellas

    Rainbow in Mesa
    © Tammy Kronenberg, used with permission

    Photo taken in the Las Sendas area of East Mesa, Arizona.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona rainbow, sunrise or sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed it. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    South Mountain Sunset

    South Mountain Sunset
    © Jacqui Berns, used with permission

    Photo taken in South Phoenix in Arizona. Fnd out more about visiting South Mountain.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise or sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed it. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Moon Valley Sunset

    Springtime Sunset in Arizona
    © Benjamin Rosales, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Phoenix Rising

    Phoenix Sunset
    © Michelle Greig, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise, sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Northwest Tuscon Sunset

    Sunset in Tucson
    © Bunny Mooney, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise, sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Prescott Sunrise

    Prescott Arizona Sunrise
    © Tony Perrino, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise, sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Moon Resting on a Mountain

    Moon over Thumb Butte in Precott AZ
    © Tony Perrino, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise, sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Scottsdale, Arizona Sunset

    © Brad Lawrence, used with permission.

    It was a hot day in the Greater Phoenix area on June 29, 2013, with record-setting temperatures in many parts of the Valley of the Sun. When the sun finally gave up, it was a beautiful sunset.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Moon Over the Mountains

    © William Murray, used with permission.

    So, where or what is Ahwatukee?

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    North Phoenix Sunset

    North Phoenix Sunset
    © Michael R Venokur, used with permission

    A beautiful Phoenix, Arizona sunset!

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Prescott Sunrise

    Sunrise in Prescott, Arizona
    © Tony Perrino, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise, sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Granite Mountain Sunset

    Sunset in Prescott, Arizona
    © Tony Perrino, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise, sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Gilbert Sunset

    Sunset in Gilbert, Arizona
    © Kel Kerschel, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise, sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Moon Over Phoenix

    Harvest moon Phoenix, Arizona
    © Addie Schuhle, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Sunset at Downtown Phoenix

    Sunset in Downtown Phoenix Arizona
    © JoAnna DeLuna, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset or rainbow that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Scottsdale, Arizona Sunrise

    Arizona Sunrise
    © Brad Lawrence, used with permission.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise or sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Sunset in Scottsdale, Arizona

    Gateway Trailhead Sunset in Scottsdale
    © Michelle Cruising Az Photos, used with permission

    A beautiful sunset in Scottsdale, Arizona, east of Phoenix.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Sunset in Scottsdale, Arizona

    Sunset at at Gateway Trailhead in Scottsdale Az
    © Michelle Cruising Az Photos, used with permission

    A beautiful sunset in Scottsdale, Arizona, east of Phoenix.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Sky Harbor Sunset

    Sunset at Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix, AZ
    © Christopher A Flores, used with permission

    From the photographer: "This shot was taken at Sky Harbor Airport facing west to Downtown Phoenix at sunset. The 2 anomalies coming out of the clouds where not photoshopped on there... I believe they are meteors due to a meteor shower that day. This was captured on April 22, 2014."

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Fire in the Sky

    Sunset at Dreamy Draw Recreation Area
    © Michelle Cruising Az Photos, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Canyon Lake

    Sunset on Canyon Lake AZ
    © Christopher A Flores, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

    More About Canyon Lake
    Dolly Steamboat Tour
    Drive the Apache Trail

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    Harley at Sunrise

    The Best Hiking Pal, and a Beautiful Sunrise in Phoenix
    © Jane Meneely, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise or sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Cave Creek at Sunrise

    Sunrise in Cave Creek, Arizona
    © Tina Burke, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunrise or sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    View from Kai at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa

    Sunset at Kai in Chandler, AZ
    © Judy Hedding

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

    Read Judy Hedding's review of Kai

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    View from East Apache Trail, Apache Junction

    © Gary, used with permission.

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset. If I add your photo(s) to the Arizona Sunset Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Sunshine Through the Clouds

    © Philip Contreras, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset or sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Sunset at Norterra

    Sunset in North Phoenix
    © Philip Contreras, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset or sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Scottsdale Sunset

    Sunset in Scottsdale
    © Deborah Essig, used with permission

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset or sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    After the Sunset: Super Blood Moon

    Supermoon, Sept. 27, 2015
    Werner Rodorff, used with permission

    From the photographer: "I took this photo yesterday evening during the lunar eclipse. It shows the Bloodmoon over the McDowell Mountains, taken at Scottsdale Quarter."

    It wasn't a sunrise, a sunset or even a rainbow. On September 27, 2015 we were able to see a Supermoon Lunar Eclipse. It is rare that we see a Supermoon (also called a Super Blood Noon, a full moon at its closest point to Earth) and a lunar eclipse at the same time; the next time we'll be able to see it is in 2033. 

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset or sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Another Arizona Sunset

    Arizona October Sunet
    Judy Hedding

    This photo was taken on October 24, 2015 in the East Valley. No photoshop or color enhancement was used; taken with an iPhone.

    In October the days get shorter and sunsets take place around 5:30 p.m. You have to be eating dinner a little early to catch a beautiful sunset!

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset or sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Cave Creek Sunset

    Cave Creek, AZ
    Photo credit: Frank King, Southhampton, PA, used with permission

    From the photographer: "The sunset photo was shot in Cave Creek from an elevated hill overlooking the valley. These shots were taken while on vacation in AZ in August 2015."

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset or sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.

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    Breathtaking Mountaintop Arizona Sunset

    Phoenix, Arizona Sunset
    Eric Krieger, used with permission

    From the photographer: "This photo was taken on top of a small mountain in Northwest Phoenix. (16th street and Loop 101)"

    If you'd like to submit a photo of an Arizona sunset that you've taken, just follow these instructions. Don't forget to tell me the general area where you photographed the sunset or sunrise. If I add your photo(s) to the Gallery, I'll send you an email letting you know.