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Maroon CreekWe arrived dutifully before sunrise at Maroon Lake to catch the first light on Pyramid Peak. We were there with literally 200 other photographers! The lake was rough and I could not find a spot I liked without other photographers in the shot. We took a nap in the Jeep, then I hiked up Maroon Creek to get this shot. The clouds came in really fast this day and it was raining an hour later.
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Crystal Mill at SunsetTaken the same day as the Maroon Bells image. When we got to the Crystal Mill, lots of photographers were already leaving. A guy with a 4x5 was set up in this spot. Unbelievably, he left just before the sunset lit the clouds and I got the shot he abandoned! The clouds also put a nice warm glow on the rocks below the mill. I did a quick stack of two exposures and I need to repair the ridgeline.
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Rut SeasonAs rutting begins between two mature males, the young male heads around the action to visit with the ladies!
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Rutting BugleThis is rutting season in Rocky Mountain Park.
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Yellow Aspen Grove
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Yellow Aspen Leaves
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Colorado Fall Color
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Colorado Fall Foliage
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Beginning of Fall in Wisconsin
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Wisconsin ColorUploaded for Sissy Alton in Wisconsin
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Saturated hill sideFall Aspen, Monarch Pass, Colorado
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Golden glowFall Aspen, Monarch Pass, Colorado - 'drive by shooting' - jumped out of the car and shot this before a big semi backed up toward me - driver of that huge rig jumped out and pulled out a tiny camera and hopefully got the shot too!
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Autumn at Mesa Verde, ColoradoMesa Verde National Park Colorado - speck of Fall
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AspensTaken on Old Stage Road 9-28-08
Used boost action from the Pioneer Woman.
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Gold in them thar hills!Taken on Old Stage Road 9-28-08
Used Define and sharpen action and Quick edge burn actions from the Pioneer Woman.
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Stockholm SwedenHere we go again another "Fall" picture but i kind off "Fall" in love with this view
(but i promise this will be my last one)
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