Garden of the Gods, Colorado

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Garden of the Gods is located in Colorado Springs, CO. The park offers striking contrasts of color in the geologic formations, due to the close proximity of red, blue, purple and white sandstones, and limestone that jut out of the ground. Interestingly, the original surveyors of the park thought to use it as a potential beer garden! This photograph is a series of HDR photos taken in late afternoon. In the foreground is the Garden […]

Dream Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park

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  Dream Lake is located in the shadow of Long’s Peak (in the distance in this photo) in Rocky Mountain National Park. This lake is a few miles away, and about 2,000 feet above, the visitor parking center but well worth the journey. The mountain water is crystal clear and filled with rainbow trout. I shot this in mid-afternoon in late September on a Nikon D7000.