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Rocky Mountain National Park, Dream Lake

Early October, high in Rocky Mountain National Park…never mind that the aspens were still colored gold only 1000 vertical feet below, today brought a dusting of snow and fog to Dream Lake – aptly named given the tranquil setting, snow … Continue reading

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Mount Evans View in Black and White

Pursuant to the previous post (Summit Lake Mist), this image depicts the upper reaches and summit of Mount Evans from the lake about 1200 feet below.  A quick rain shower dissipates and clouds roll off in time for the late … Continue reading

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Summit Lake Mist

Summit Lake, high on the Mt. Evans Massif, is ice free by July, but snow hangs on and weather can move in and out any time of year.  The lake is accessible by car (in fact, the highest paved road … Continue reading

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Gore Range and Willow Peak

The rugged Gore Range makes for great B&W subject matter.  Early morning brings an angle to the light that plays well on the ridges and gives contrast and relief to the image.  This picture was taken in the fall after … Continue reading

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Between Seasons…

Torreys Peak stands majestically while autumn’s colors hang on into October in view of Colorado’s Continental Divide (Torreys and it’s neighbor Grays Peak are the only two “Fourteeners” to have their summits sit on the continental divide).  Meanwhile, early season snow … Continue reading

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Colorado’s Best View…Ever!

Sunrise near the top of Ute Pass…indescribable beauty that is impossible to capture through a camera lens.  This wide angle incorporates only about 1/2 of the view before me as the sun rises on a cold winter morning.  I truly … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Woods

I love the senses that are awakened by a good walk in the woods, and fall is the an assault for sight and sound – the smell of the leaves in autumn, the sound of the wind through the trees, the feel of warm sunlight and cool breezes, and the blaze of color and explosion of contrast. New snow and gold aspen are a great combination for all these things… Continue reading

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