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The illusion of depth

It seems too obvious to mention, but I’ll say it anyway: Photography is a futile attempt to render a three-dimensional world in a two-dimensional medium. Unfortunately, that reality doesn’t seem to keep people from putting their eye to their viewfinder and clicking without regard for their camera’s unique view of the world. 793 more words

Nature Photography

Yosemite Reopens After Flooding from Last Week's Deluge

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) — Yosemite National Park reopened Sunday after flooding that washed out roads during a strong Pacific storm, park officials said.

Forecasters said up to 6 inches of rain fell over two days as rivers swelled in Northern California. 217 more words

News

I'd Like To Be At Yosemite NP Today

Yosemite Valley is expected to receive at least a foot of snow today(Friday) Wish I could be there. The High Sierras are expected to get 3-4 feet of snow as well. 34 more words

National Parks

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Fresh snow has fallen at Yosemite Valley National Park, California

I'd Like To Be At Yosemite NP Today

Yosemite Valley is expected to receive at least a foot of snow today(Friday) Wish I could be there. The High Sierras are expected to get 3-4 feet of snow as well. 34 more words

National Parks

For Jenna

You were like some American sadhu
river gypsy
meditating along the Merced
for hours on end

You had a tent
in which you kept
a canine and a guitar… 231 more words

Poems

Yosemite NP November 2017

Now that we are a few days into 2018, I should finish off 2017 with a posting about a trip to Yosemite National Park in November.  137 more words

Photography

My Favorite Hike . . . So Far

My wife and I have had the good fortune to walk and hike in some spectacular locations over the last ten years including England, France, and Italy. 1,036 more words

Travel