Thursday, January 6, 2011

Favorite Photographs of 2010, Part II

Yesterday I posted photos 25-50 of from my favorites taken in 2010. Yesterdays set was mostly composed of photos which I had received positive feedback about but which I wasn't totally happy with or with which I find technical flaws. Todays set represents the best of my work from the past year, photos which I find both visually pleasing and technically sound. They represent my fondest memories and favorite adventures.

I hope you enjoy, feedback is always appreciated.

Timms Creek
Small Waterfall on Timms Creek. Big Basin State Park.

Butano Redwoods
Shafts of afternoon light on ferns in the Redwood Forest. Butano State Park.

Orange Flower, Point Reyes
Flower in a Foggy Coastal Forest. Point Reyes National Seashore.

Last light at the end of summer. Arastradero Preserve.

Banner Peak and Mt. Ritter
Banner Peak and Mt. Ritter. Ansel Adams Wilderness.

Sunrise South Tufa
Sunrise on South Tufa. Mono Lake.

Crater Lake Rim
Clouds creeping over the rim of Crater Lake. Crater Lake National Park.

Hurricane Ridge
Stormclouds over autumn forest on Hurricane Ridge. Olympic National Park.

Burroughs Mountain
Clouds clinging to Burroughs Mountain after a passing storm. Mount Rainier National Park.

Punchbowl Falls
Fall Foliage in Eagle Creek below Punchbowl Falls. Columbia Gorge.

Ruby Beach
Shafts of afternoon light on Ruby Beach. Olympic National Park.

Young Lakes
Unopened Corn Lily on the banks of the Young Lakes. Yosemite National Park.

Mt. Muir
Sunrise on the Mount Whitney Trail. Inyo National Forest.

Roosevelt Elk
Roosevelt Elk near Golds Bluff Beach. Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park.

Mount Wittenburg
Coastal Fog in the Forest. Point Reyes National Seashore.

Climbing Mt. Whitney
Climbers Headlamp in the Early Morning on the Mount Whitney Trail. Inyo National Forest.

Mount Rainier
Reflections of Rainier. Mount Rainier National Park.

Tufa Castles
Sunrise on Tufa Castles. Mono Lake.

Fantail Lake
East Side of Mt. Conness above Fantail Lake. Harvey Monroe Hall Natural Area.

Miners Ridge Trail
Old Growth Redwoods on the Miners Ridge Trail. Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park.

Heritage Oak
Heritage Oak near English Camp. Almaden-Quicksilver County Park.

Point Reyes Coast Trail
Bush Lupine on the Coast Trail. Point Reyes National Seashore.

Golden Poppies
Golden Poppies in Almaden-Quicksilver below the distant Sierra Azul. Almaden-Quicksilver County Park.

Summit Lake
Clouds over Ritter from Summit Lake. Ansel Adams Wilderness.

Russian Ridge
Green Grass of winter in Russian Ridge. Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve.


  1. Great series of shots. I love how you chose to use a narrow dof is several of the shots. Keep it up!

  2. I really like "Shafts of afternoon light on Ruby Beach." --- Looks like something out of LOST or Cast Away.