I knew before I stopped here that taking pictures around noon would not be the best time to be out, but I just had to stop! I really love this area and tried my best to make something work here. As I was shooting, I thought these would look good as a black and white. As I processed them, I really liked the colors, so here they are…
Welcome to the Images in the Backcountry blog! My name is Mike Matenkosky and I’m a Central Valley California photographer specializing in fine art landscape, nature, wildlife, black & white and inspirational photography.
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