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Morning Photo: Sunday set

Perfecting panos

Pass Lake panorama. early summer.

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A brilliant sunset over Dillon Reservoir.

Wildflower skyline.

Summer wildflowers at Loveland Pass.

FRISCO —I’ve been working more on perfecting panoramic iPhone images, mainly by adjusting the speed of the pano sweep across the landscape, learning that, the slower you go, the more data the sensor captures, resulting in a sharper image. 133 more words

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Summit County fire safety efforts pay off

Improved ratings could lower insurance rates

Staff Report

FRISCO — Ongoing efforts to improve fire safety in Summit County have paid off, as local communities saw their fire-insurance ratings improve, according to the Lake Dillon Fire Protection District. 578 more words

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Morning photo: Mountain love!

Springtime in the Rockies

Aspens in the wind.

Sagebrush sea.

Lupines under storm clouds, Williams Fork Range, Colorado.

Tenmile Range.

Gore Range peaks.

FRISCO —There’s not much that can go wrong when you point your camera at some stunning Rocky Mountain peaks during the glow of a sunrise or sunset on a fine spring day. 23 more words

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Skiing: Weber Gulch Hut gets Forest Service OK

Approval includes summer closure to protect wildlife

By Bob Berwyn

FRISCO — After more than five years of study, the nonprofit Summit Huts Association has… 1,272 more words

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Morning photo: Evening splendor

Twilight …

Evening cloudplay.

Gore Range view.

Last light.

Sage meadow.

Looking west.

FRISCO —A short set from the past week featuring some late light magic in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. 26 more words

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Morning photo: Evening clouds

At the point …

Over the Divide.

Building cloud.

Sky drama.

Distant storm.

Towering …

FRISCO —Watching the weather forecast the last few days, it was clear that our steady stream of spring moisture was about to run out, with a shift to more traditional late-June weather, which very often is dry and hot in the high country. 133 more words

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Morning photo: First wildflowers!

Wet spring promises great blooms

Larksput, one of the most delicate of meadow wildflowers. They are usually deep blue — this is the first time I’ve seen this shade. 115 more words

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