(my first trip to this area was in 2011. My most recent was on assignment for the Land Rover series).
5:16 depart flagstaff after fueling up.
We arrived just in time to choose our locations as the sun rose above a low bed of clouds.
My first location wasn't great:
So I repositioned and was able to get one frame I am very happy with:
Preston Trauscht, of Trauscht Media, getting the perfect angle.