Entries Tagged ‘Mount Hood’:

Up to his Haunches

Meanwhile up on the high slopes of Mount Hood the bears had been feasting on an abundant crop of Huckleberries, to prepare for hibernation

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Morning Frost

High on the slopes of Mount Hood, Oregon, mornings are already frosty, as of early October. Hoarfrost adds a crispy white coating to the ground cover. It looks too nice to step on.

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Marmot Cave

A Hoary Marmot seems to be standing guard inside a tunnel carved out of packed snow by slow melting, dripping and water flow, high on the slopes of Mount Hood, Oregon

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Time for a change

An assortment of pine cones, needles, and Mountain Ash leaves and berries, signal the change of seasons, and hint of the upcoming holidays, high on the slopes of Oregon’s Mount Hood.

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Smoke-scape

Looking at Mount Adams, Washington, from the slopes of Mount Hood, Oregon.  (That’s two active volcanoes).  Twilight colors modified by smoke from a wildfire.
You could say “It is all done with smoke and mirrors” (and lenses and sensors and software)

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Re-visiting an icon

This early morning image of Mt. Hood — Oregon’s favorite volcano– has been among my most popular, since it was first published three and a half years ago. So, it was not an easy decision to re-visit & re-touch it. But… the availability of newer image processing tools & techniques, and the continuing [...]

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Hood from Trillium

Mt. Hood over (snow-covered) Trillium Lake. This is a blend of three images using the “HDR” (High Dynamic Range) tool. It really helps bring out some welcome detail on an otherwise empty white expanse and in the dark areas of the image.

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Looking South

View of a side channel of the Columbia river, with Mt. Hood in the distance. Low tide. Looking South from the Washington coast. This is a few minutes before the sunset shot in my “Light at the End” post

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Mid Winter views

Mount Hood, Oregon, around Trillium Lake
More at:  this page

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Sunny Oregon

A lot of people think Oregon weather is synonymous with ‘wet’.  Hopefully images like this should …broaden some minds

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