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Celebrating Yosemite Part 11: The 1997 Merced Flood and the Future of Yosemite

A rare tropical storm pounded the Sierras with rain throughout New Years Eve day, 1997. The warm rains melted the heavy mountain winter snows, causing flooding across the region. 878 more words

Michael W Childers

If at first you don't succeed...

In early November of 2007 I took a picture that didn’t quite work out. That’s not so unusual, but somehow this one stuck with me, and I’ve spent seven years trying to recreate the moment I missed that night. 471 more words


New on 500px : Half Dome Sunset by dlwinecountryphoto by dlwinecountryphoto

Sunset on Half Dome along the Merced River in Yosemite Valley.

I shot sunset here last year about the same time in the fall but I like the work I did this year better. 46 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

Yosemite Valley

Yosemite Valley is a freak of nature. It’s only seven miles long and less than a mile wide, but it ranks higher in scenery per square foot than perhaps anywhere else in the world. 365 more words

Bridal Falls