Category Archive: National Parks

Photo 101 – Glass

A grizzly sleeping off a full belly after feasting on a carcass is best viewed through a looking glass.   Wildlife viewing in Yellowstone Park is greatly enhanced by the use of spotting… Continue reading

Photo 101- Scale

These flowers seem to tower with the Grand Teton range behind them.     The wildflowers are blooming everywhere!    

Photo 101 – Landscape

I almost feel like I’m cheating on this assignment since I’m currently touring National Parks.   This was taken within Grand Teton National Park on the trail that circles Jenny Lake.    

Photo 101 – Warmth & Light

Dusk and dawn seem endless here.   The sun sets behind the surrounding mountain ranges but continues to reflect off the sky on Yellowstone Lake.  

Photo 101 – Connect

This walk bridge is one way of interpreting the Connect theme.   But I also find that the National Parks connect the public to nature and to each other. Summer season is particularly… Continue reading

Photo 101 – Mystery

The angle and focal point of this picture make the scene even more mysterious and harder to identify. Mammoth Hot Springs within Yellowstone National Park is a place of endless natural mysteries with… Continue reading

Photo 101 – Natural World & Leading Lines

The star burst pattern within this flower has a dynamic feel even though it is a very small bloom.     Yellowstone National Park is full of wildflowers during the month of June.… Continue reading

Photo 101 – Big

The grandeur of the Bryce Canyon hoodoos are difficult to truly capture in a photo.   This is a shot along the Fairyland Trail which has fewer hikers then the most popular trails… Continue reading

Hiking Bryce Canyon

Los Angeles is now a memory and we are busy hiking in southern Utah. Which means fantastic experiences …and little to no internet. So while we are offline here are a few snapshots… Continue reading

Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

The calm pools are crystal clear, revealing schools of small fish among the submerged tree branches. The light rain dots the surface of the water.   Water flows over crevices just as it… Continue reading