A small valley dropping sharply down from the ice fields brings fresh water and minerals to nourish the beginnings of a forest in this very fresh landscape. If the Glaciers don't return, this will be heavily forested in a century or two more.
Late afternoon clouds, some sun, golden dry grass.
View of Lambert Dome, from Tuolomne Meadows.
Along the Virgin River off the River Walk trail.
The Galloway Forest in the Western Lowlands of Scotland is a designated "Dark Sky" park, the only one in Europe. This was one of my first attempts at photographing the night sky. I set the camera on silk tripod and set it to a 30 second exposure at...
Red leaves on the walking trail at Lake Katherine nature center
The morning sun breaks over the river.
Paths along the walking trails of the Wildlife Management Area, Townsend, Georgia
Sunset at Bruneau Dunes Lake.
Sunrise at Alice Lake in the Sawtooth Wilderness of Idaho.
Excellent view of the spring from 2/3 the way up the hill to the west.
This was taken while driving along the Richardson Highway in Alaska. I was amazed at the size of the glacier and the darkening clouds above it.
Doe Bay, Orcas Island, Puget Sound, WA
This is a shot I took when I lived in MS. I have just recently moved to Florida. It was taken in the Mississippi Delta early one morning in my back yard as I was getting ready to go to work.
Okay, this landscape over here on Huangshan (Yellow Mountain) is just crazy!! Surely one of the most beautiful ones I have ever encountered...! This is the first upload in a new series. Huangshan (simplified Chinese: 黄山; traditional Chinese: 黃山;...
Fiery green aurora lights up the sky in Lapland Finland
In central Washington, on the opposite side of the Upper Grand Coulee from the Columbia River, and at the head of the Lower Grand Coulee, exists a three and a half mile-long scalloped precipice known as Dry Falls. Ten times the size of Niagara, Dry...
Caught this beautiful falling star with a little northern lights. taken around 1:30am
Taken at about 1:20am a long the highway
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One of many rock formations near the Mt. St. Helens volcanic monument
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Some of the best photo are taken from the air, but if you are determined to reach a good viewpoint, there's a choise of two hills you might climb. East of the main road there's Midway Bluff , and to the south-west of Grand Prismatic is a burned-over...
Navajo Indians believe that the rock formation reminds a face of an Indian chef
Looking down on the Colorado River as it flows around Horseshoe Bend, outside of Page, Arizona.
Grand Canyon illuminated in late afternoon light during a brief clearing in an early winter storm.
Mt. Moran reflected in waters of the Snake River at Oxbow Bend on a cool October morning in Grand Teton National Park.
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The Colorado River cutting through the Grand Canyon. Taken at late to mid afternoon. Color boosted through I-Photo.
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