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Iris closeup on a dewy morning.
Over the High Way Road
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Rainbow at the Base of  Yosemite Falls, California
The Tree & Bridge
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Pacific Ocean on the Central California Coast
Seagulls Park, DelMar, CA
Hiking in the low Tide
Chin Tribe Woman From Myanmar
Morning Clouds on Mount Moran
downtown cleveland
our lighthouse from the other side
Symphony of a morning fishing
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Morning Clouds on Mount Moran

Coming into Grand Teton National Park for the first time, I was in awe as I marveled the pristine beauty of this national treasure. The morning was cool, crisp, and the skies were as blue as could be. At the advice of a ranger, we ventured to the top of Signal Mountain to admire the views from that perspective. My mother-in-law was disappointed by the clouds that hovered the mountains. However, I felt they added a layer of grandeur to these sky-scraping beauties. This photo represents everything I immediately loved about the park: Mount Moran stands as a beacon against the deep blue Jackson Lake while evergreens provide a forest canopy whose aroma is intoxicating. Every time I reflect on this photograph my heart races in remembrance of a place I long to visit again.

TAGS: Grand Teton, Mountains, Snow, United States, Wyoming

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© Mandy Hawkins.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2015
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: June 8, 2015, 11:57 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D3300
Focal Length: 92mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f14
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Jackson, Wyoming, United States of America