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Yosemite Spring

Yosemite Spring  In the spring the hallmark sites in Yosemite NP is all the water flowing. Water falls, streams, rivers – ponds where snow has melted. The trees have not yet leafed but its coming soon! Instagram Google+ facebook

Trona Pinnacles by Starlight

Trona Pinnacles by Starlight  Torona Pinnacles by Starlight Check out previous posts

Eastern Sierra Neveda

Eastern Sierra Neveda  I took a trip to the Eastern Sierra in search of good light. Made it up to the  Ancent Bristlecone Pine Forest for the fist time. Was not alble to reach the far end of the partk due to road closure due to snow.

Spring Bloom in Sierra Nevada Foothills

Spring Bloom in Sierra Nevada Foothills  The Sierra Nevada Foothills are alive with color this early spring – After several years of drought and a wet January the wildflowers are taking advantage now of the early warm conditions to come alive. Near Fresno California the San Joaquin River winds its way up into the Sierra Nevada mountains. Along the way the steep canyons offer excellent conditions for wildflower blooms. Occasional an area explodes into a SUPERBLOOM.  I had the good fortune to explore one such bloom this past weekend (Feb 2016).  California Poppies, Lupines, Wild Mustard, and Fiddleneck among...

Cinque Terre – A Magical Place

Cinque Terre – A Magical Place  The Cinque Terre (Italian pronunciation: [ˈtʃiŋkwe ˈtɛrre]) is a rugged portion of coast on the Italian Riviera. It is in the Liguria region of Italy, to the west of the city of La Spezia. “The Five Lands” comprises five villages: Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, and Riomaggiore. The coastline, the five villages, and the surrounding hillsides are all part of the Cinque Terre National Park and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. (Wikipedia) The Cinque Terre is located along the north west coast of Italy. Five small communities located on hillside connected by...

MT RAINER – IN FALL GLORY

MT RAINER – IN FALL GLORY  I took some additional time before a business meeting to extend my trip to the SEattle area. Two nights and three days at Paradise Inn in Mt Rainer NP provide some glorious opportunities for hiking photograpy. Mt Rainer from Paradise Mt Rainer from Skyline Trail Mt Rainer – Sunset in Reflection Lake Sunset in Reflection Lake Much Wetter than California! Water...

Mt Whitney

Mt Whitney  Alabama Hills on the Eastern Sierra near Lone Pine is in the Shadow of Mt Whitney CLICK ON ANY PHOTO TO VIEW THE GALLERY   Mobius Arch Mt whitney Alabama...

Alabama Hills – In California?

Alabama Hills – In California?  The Alabama Hills near Lone Pine California is located in the south end of the Owens Valley situated along the Eastern Sierra Nevada. In the Shadow of Mt Whitney the area is rich with photographic opportunities. Over the next week or so I will be putting up 4 posts of photos from a recent weekend excursion to the area.  The first set will be a view of the landscape mid to late day – not optimal light but quit a scene none the less. CLICK ON ANY PHOTO TO VIEW THE GALLERY Alabama Hills in Bloom Watching Whitney Mobius Arch Alabama Hills Reaching for the Sun Basking in the...

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