I spent my morning near Tioga Pass photographing Mammoth Peak. For the evening I drove up to Washburn Point in hopes to capture the rising moon over Red Peak and anything else I might capture. Thankfully the clouds cooperated that afternoon and I took several pictures of the rising moon over Washburn Point and other
The park finally opened up Tioga Pass last week. I got a chance to make the 3-hour drive Friday morning stopping at my favorite high country “icon”, Mammoth Peak. Spent the morning milling around Tuolumne Meadows and Olmstead Point and finally driving up to Washburn Point for the rising moon.
Had some nice light on Mount Clark while I was at Washburn Point.
Unfortunately the clouds hid the rising moon this evening, but got some nice colors of Mount Starr King from Washburn Point.
After meeting up with my new photographer-friends from Facebook, we drove up to Glacier Point after lunch. It was nice to see some clouds hovering over Half Dome. Turns out the clouds stayed passed sunset. I’ve seen better sunsets from Glacier Point, but it was a nice display. My favorite was the last photo I
Rather than post a picture each day, I decided to just post the rest of the pictures from my recent trip to Yosemite Valley.
There is a LOT of water this spring in Yosemite. Last week a lot of the meadows where flooded but I couldn’t get there that week. Happy to see there is still a lot of water flowing in Yosemite Falls. It was my first time capturing the tree under Yosemite Falls too.