Clouds in The Canyon

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Clouds in the canyon,
brushing rock faces they have known
for a million years.

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Mysteries Of Light

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Nothing else quite equals Black and White for expressing the cool, dark mysteries of shadows.

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To contemplate is to look at shadows. —Victor Hugo

A Land Of Fire And Brimstone

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We take it for granted, but prior to geological expeditions that also provided photographic evidence in the late 1800s, descriptions of the Yellowstone country by the few white men who had visited it were generously considered to be myths, tall tales, or else outright lies.

But are not the dreams of poets and the tales of travellers notoriously false?
—H. P. Lovecraft

The Sunday Scan: Norris Geyser Basin

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One of my favorite areas of Yellowstone National Park, the Norris Geyser Basin’s thermal features are at their most photogenic in the morning.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Merge

“When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself.” —Tecumseh