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December 5th, 2014

Photo of the Day by Greg Clure

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
'Frosty Morning' by Greg Clure
With the intention of capturing some fall color, Greg Clure ended up catching a first snow in his photo ‘Frosty Morning’. “It snowed the first night in Lee Vining on my annual fall foliage pilgrimage to the Eastern Sierras. The next morning, after photographing the sunrise at Mono Lake, I headed up to Conway Summit to visit … 
November 19th, 2013

Behind The Shot: ‘Contrast’ by Tad Bowman – Uncompahgre National Forest, Colorado

Posted By David Alexander Willis
Aspen trees against rock pinnacles Uncompahgre National Forest outside of Ridgway, Colorado composition
In October 2007, I was driving in the Uncompahgre National Forest outside of Ridgway, Colorado and spotted this scene. I saw three parts to this scene that really interested me. First, the aspen trunks extending up in unison. Second, the gold aspen trees were in peak condition radiating color from the sun. The tree tops …