“Holy s%&t, it’s Dean Potter,” I said mid sentence on the phone with Erika. It was my second week in the valley. I was standing out back of the deli. 644 more words
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Every time I was at Yosemite National Park I was awe-stroke by the grandeur of Half Dome and wanted to capture that in an image. This image is the best I could do so far to reveal Half Dome’s grandeur. 18 more words
New York Times — Not long ago, I stood with some friends at Taft Point, a promontory 3,000 feet above the floor of Yosemite Valley. It was a perfect morning, with nothing but fresh-scrubbed mountain air between us and the wind-polished face of the world’s largest granite monolith, El Capitan, in the distance. 106 more words
Taken at Tunnel View, Yosemite Valley.
It had rained all night and was still raining when I decided to drive up to Tunnel View. After sitting in my car for about 40 minutes waiting for the rain and snow to stop I began to see the valley open up. 17 more words