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Clouds Glow in Utah
View from plane window in final approach to Ted Stevens Intl. Airport
Long Lake along Little Lakes Trail
Workout
Parallel Paths
Light Rays over the Blue Ridge Mountains
Sunrise in Western Maryland
Camping with a view
Kids playing football
Vastness
Silverthorne, CO
The Rocky Mountains poke through the clouds with snowy peaks.
Fire and ice
Where Moonrise meets Sunset
Canigou after Snowfall
Looking up the Mountains from the Rock Beach
The Fog Creeps In
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Light Rays over the Blue Ridge Mountains

I had panned an early fall trip to the Blue Ridge mountains when Hurricane Matthew hit the east coast. It brought a lot of wind and rain to the mountains of North Carolina but also brought some amazing opportunities for unique lighting. This was one of the most amazing displays of light rays I had every seen and was lucky to be on the Blue Ridge Parkway where I had a good vantage point.

TAGS: Mountains, North Carolina

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Cornelius, North Carolina, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Matthew Williams.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
Total Views: 24
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D500
Focal Length: 46mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO500
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PHOTO LOCATION North Carolina, United States of America