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Alpine Lake in Shadow | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Alpine Lake in Shadow | G Dan Mitchell Photography Rocky terrain around a awilderness alpine lake in shadow, Kings Canyon National Park.Alpine Lake in Shadow. © Copyright 2013 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.Rocky terrain around a awilderness alpine lake in shadow, Kings Canyon National Park.I photographed this scene in a sort of light that I might not typically use for such a subject. This lake lies in a basin beneath some very tall and rugged peaks, and it…

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Alpine Lake, Reflections | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Alpine Lake, Reflections | G Dan Mitchell Photography Alpine terrain reflected in the surface of a small mountain lake, Kings Canyon National Park.Alpine Lake, Reflections. © Copyright 2013 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.Alpine terrain reflected in the surface of a small mountain lake, Kings Canyon National Park.This complex landscape is another from my 2013 summer expedition into the Kings Canyon National Park backcountry with a group of fellow photographers. Every summer (but not this past one, unfortunately) we…

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Rainbow and Afternoon Shower | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Rainbow and Afternoon Shower | G Dan Mitchell Photography A rainbow and afternoon showers in the Kings Canyon National Park high country.Rainbow and Afternoon Shower. © Copyright 2013 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.A rainbow and afternoon showers in the Kings Canyon National Park high country.This photograph is a somewhat different “take” on a scene and subject that I shared in another photograph a few weeks ago. A group of us had been camped near this little tarn (and…

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Fractured Canyon Wall | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Fractured Canyon Wall | G Dan Mitchell Photography Fractured canyon wall detail.Fractured Canyon Wall. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.Fractured canyon wall detail.With this photograph I believe I’ll conclude my nostalgic return to photographs from my 2012 autumn visits to Utah. It was a special autumn for my in Utah, as I was able to visit twice for a period adding up to almost a full month. On the second visit I was able to travel…

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Sierra Showers | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Sierra Showers | G Dan Mitchell Photography Aternoon thundershower clouds reflected in the surface of a raindrop-dappled alpine lake, Kings Canyon National Park.Sierra Showers. © Copyright 2013 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.Aternoon thundershower clouds reflected in the surface of a raindrop-dappled alpine lake, Kings Canyon National Park.As I was getting ready to post this photograph I was pondering, as usual, what to write about it. As I considered the focus of what I ended up writing here today…

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LIne of Weakness | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

LIne of Weakness | G Dan Mitchell Photography Three plants find sustenance in a narrow crack in Utah sandstone.LIne of Weakness. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.Three plants find sustenance in a narrow crack in Utah sandstone.This small scene was in the bottom of a Southern Utah canyon, where the light was richly saturated as it reflected among red rock walls on its way to the canyon floor. This light virtually glows, and it can be…

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Recovering Forest | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Recovering Forest | G Dan Mitchell Photography A recenty-burned Yosemite forest shows signs of regeneration.Recovering Forest. © Copyright 2020 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.A recenty-burned Yosemite forest shows signs of regeneration.Wildfires have recently been on our minds here on the west coast. In the San Francisco Bay Area the bad fires began about a month ago when an unusual and very active series of electrical storms set off dozens of fires and shrouded the area in smoke. Shortly…

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Cliff, Boulders, and Tree | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Cliff, Boulders, and Tree | G Dan Mitchell Photography A solitary tree growing among fallen boulders is dwarfed by a sandstone cliff, Capitol Reef National Park.Cliff, Boulders, and Tree. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.A solitary tree growing among fallen boulders is dwarfed by a sandstone cliff, Capitol Reef National Park.Earlier on this late afternoon the had worked our way into an wide accessible sandstone canyon with tall walls, lots of boulders, and trees placed in…

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Arch and Shadows | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Arch and Shadows | G Dan Mitchell Photography A Utah red rock country arch in a shadowed canyon.Arch and Shadows. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.A Utah red rock country arch in a shadowed canyon.Sometimes in Southern Utah you might start to feel like improbable features like this are simply everywhere, and you wouldn’t be far from correct. While many are familiar with them from justifiably famous national parks like Zion and Arches, similar features are…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography – Fine Art Photography Article

Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn | G Dan Mitchell Photography The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Canyon Cottonwoods, Autumn. © Copyright 2012 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.The sandstone walls of a Utah canyon tower above autumn cottonwood trees.Back on this autumn day in 2012 three of us entered this lovely canyon and gradually worked our way down a few miles of its length, following its sinuous path around bends as it dug deeper into the…

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