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Commercial photography permits

By Ryan / September 18, 2015

The quick definition of commercial is that you plan to sell the photo.  You can be a professional photographer and shoot Antelope Canyon with no intention of selling the photographs. For Lower Antelope, all you need to bring is a tripod and they will consider you a photographer. (You get an extra hour in the canyon […]

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Driving to Antelope Canyon

By Ryan / September 17, 2015

Driving Distances to Antelope Canyon from popular starting points From Grand Canyon South Rim – 2.5 hours From Zion National Park – 2.5 hours From Las Vegas – 4.5 hours From Monument Valley – 2 hours Once you get to town, you should plan to be at your tour companies location 20 minutes before hand. Advance […]

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Can you do both Lower and Upper in a day?

By Ryan / September 17, 2015

Yes, but it is probably not the best use of your time. You might as well do one or the other and do the boat tour of Antelope Canyon instead. If you have the time, you would be better off making sure you have seen the other nearby sites, including White Pockets Horseshoe Bend Raft […]

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Lower Vs Upper Antelope

By Ryan / September 16, 2015

A frequently asked question is which is tour is better between Upper and Lower Antelope. Upper Antelope is considerably more popular both in overall visitation and people in the canyon at one time. A common complaint over the years is how crowded Upper Antelope can by. However, you would be hard pressed to be able to tell […]

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What is Antelope Canyon

By Ryan / September 16, 2015

Antelope Canyon is one of the most photographed canyons of the American Southwest. It was formed by erosion of the local Navajo sandstone. Antelope Canyon is a popular location for photographers and sightseers, and a source of tourism business for the Navajo Nation. Private tour companies have been permitted to offer tours since 1987. It has been […]