Autumn Sunrise at Georgia’s Highest Point

October 24, 2012 at 5:46 am (Autumn, Birds - Georgia, Georgia, Nature, Photography) (, , , , , , , , , , , )

Autumn morning from Brasstown Bald, Georgia

Rising 4,784 feet above sea level, Brasstown Bald is Georgia’s highest point.  You can see the mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee, as well as South Carolina in this 360 degree view. Read the rest of this entry »

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Rocky Mountain High

October 11, 2011 at 6:56 pm (Colorado, National Parks, Photography) (, , , , , , , , , , , , )

Longs Peak at dawn

Artists and photographers were instrumental in helping to establish this country’s national parks.  The Hudson River School of artists, who painted in a very romantic style of dramatic mountains and billowing clouds luminous with golden light, as well as black-and-white photographer Ansel Adams, helped “sell” the park to the public – and the politicians. Read the rest of this entry »

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