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On a frosty Autumn morning

The rising sun begins to burn through a thin layer of fog nicely highlighting Mount Adams in South-central Washington State, on this crisp Autumn morning.

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October Light

Late October view from the bridge on Trout Lake creek, Washington State

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Klickitat: Domain of Eagles

Mount Adams (Klickitat in the language of local Native Americans) basks in the sunlight of a rare blue sky in mid October. A bald eagle glides gracefully toward this majestic and potentially active stratovolcano in South central Washington’s Cascade Range.

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Flowing Colors

Trout Lake creek, near Mt. Adams in South central Washington State, flowing through Autumnal color in mid October

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Dawn at the Meadow

A hundred years ago this meadow near Mt. Adams, was part of “Trout lake,” its waters teeming with wild trout, in South-Central Washington State.  A process of siltation has by now turned most of the lake into a meadow, with a small stream (Trout Lake Creek) still running through it. Seen here in mid October [...]

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Olympic Morning

Somewhere in Washington State’s Olympic National Park.
One good thing about this awesome scenery is that there is no “off” season, nothing much changes from month to month. Luminous days like this can be experienced any time of the year. If anything, Winter is probably the best time to visit, for less crowded photo [...]

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No Disappointment

North Head lighthouse, near where the mighty Columbia flows into the Pacific.
The location is “Cape Disappointment” named so by a British fur trader in the late 18th century. I was lucky enough –certainly not disappointed– to encounter a dramatic but otherwise clear sunset when I was there for the making of this image. [...]

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Quileute Twilight

Mid-November sunset at LaPush, Washington — home base of the Quileute people, who, according to legend, descended from wolves. But of course you knew that already from the “Twilight” series

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Greetings from the San Juans

This being the height of Summer vacation time, I thought it might be interesting to share a few postcards from our recent visit to the San Juan islands — a beautiful archipelago between Washington State and British Columbia.

Britain and America almost fought a war over these islands, some 85 years after the war of independence. [...]

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