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Browse articles that explore some of our favorite outdoor photography locations throughout the United States. Learn about the weather, the best time to shoot, how to get there and more, all from a photographer's perspective.


Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Mesquite Flat Dunes, Death Valley National Park, California

In the heart of Death Valley National Park are the Mesquite Flat Dunes, located in southeastern California, with a small portion of the park extending into Nevada.

Friday, December 11, 2015

Crawford Notch State Park, White Mountains, New Hampshire

Owl Creek Pass in Uncompahgre National Forest is a remote, rugged mountain pass above 10,000 feet in the shadow of 13,000-foot peaks in the Cimarron Range region of southwestern Colorado.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Enchantment Lakes, Leavenworth, Washington

Owl Creek Pass in Uncompahgre National Forest is a remote, rugged mountain pass above 10,000 feet in the shadow of 13,000-foot peaks in the Cimarron Range region of southwestern Colorado.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Owl Creek Pass, Uncompahgre National Forest, Colorado

Owl Creek Pass in Uncompahgre National Forest is a remote, rugged mountain pass above 10,000 feet in the shadow of 13,000-foot peaks in the Cimarron Range region of southwestern Colorado.

Monday, August 24, 2015

Letchworth State Park, Genesee Region, New York

Classic Upstate New York weather consists of four seasons.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Stanley Lake, Sawtooth National Forest, Idaho

Snow can linger into early or mid-May, and the first snowstorms often begin in mid-September.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Great Smoky Mountains, North Carolina

The Great Smoky Mountains are located in the heart of the southern Appalachians along the border between western North Carolina and eastern Tennessee.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Koessler Lake, Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex, Montana

Koessler Lake is a 15-mile hike from the trailhead at Holland Lake and is nestled in a stunning glacier-carved cirque at the foot of Ptarmigan Mountain.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Moro Rock, Sequoia National Park, California

Moro Rock is located inside Sequoia National Park, east of Three Rivers, California.

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