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Techo
Green heron appears on the way out of the park
A Marbled Orb Weaver at Night
Baby lodgepole pines emerging from winter's snow in Yellowstone National Park.
Snow-covered Rocky Mountains tower above a freshly-plowed wheat field.
Leading Lines of Color on a Dirt Road to Infintiy
A time of Reflection
Lovely Lady in Red
XinJiang People life
Grind
The textures of the Great Sand Dunes
Navigating the blue ice of Lake Haiyaha
Sun Ray Through the Waves of the National Portrait Gallery
DC Row house Architecture
The Great Falls of the DMV
Williamsburg Governor’s Palace on a cloudy day
A Dead Head A Good But Bad Find
Marching King Penguins
Fire Flower
Yellow Hen
Old Wagon Wheels
Flower
Blessed
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Navigating the blue ice of Lake Haiyaha

Getting the last of winter shots in before summer hits and melts all of the mountain lakes. This lake, lake Haiyaha, is known for its vibrant blue ice and interesting ice features. The many boulders in the lake obstruct the expanding ice as it freezes causing it to fracture, creating these amazing ice features

TAGS: Blue, Colorado, Frozen, Ice, Lake, Nps100, Winter

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Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Ben Strauss.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2018
Total Views: 219
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: May 3, 2018, 1:43 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T4i
Focal Length: 12mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f16
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Estes Park, Colorado, United States of America