Sometimes the clouds look more real than the mountains (Cross posted from The Little Red Tent)
Bristlecones against dawn clouds(Cross posted from The Little Red Tent)
El Capitan shares the sky with a drifting cloud(Cross posted from The Little Red Tent)
Today’s Photo of the Day is a haunting shot from Dan Mitchell. Dan’s photos are always a favorite for photo of the day not only because they’re incredibly beautiful but he also has a great story along with each one. Among my very favorite conditions in Yosemite Valley are those of winter or late-spring days [...]
Godbeams, John Muir Wilderness. (Cross posted from The Little Red Tent)
Echo Peak with clouds, from Glacier Pt on April 20, 2012. (Cross posted from The Little Red Tent)
Horsetail Fall, April 16th, 2012. While February is the traditional month to photograph Horsetail Falls, and much has been written about the “natural firefall”, it’s good to keep in mind that this particular fall is photogenic whenever there is water flowing. It is the only fall in Yosemite that is not recessed into the granite [...]
This image was captured in the White Mountains of California, east of the Sierra Nevada and Owens Valley. As average mean temperatures rise, the bristlecone pine groves move higher. Soon they will have no more place to go.
This will make you wish you weren’t sitting at work right now.