Alpenglow   2 comments

El Capitan in California’s Yosemite National Park glows at sunset. This effect is known as alpenglow, and it commonly occurs during the winter months. iPhone photos by Kari Cobb. Posted on Tumblr by the US Department of the Interior, 1/14/15.

Yoseminte NP 49 - El Capitan

Yosemite NP 48 - El Capitan

And here’s El Capitan in the morning … tweeted by the US Department of the Interior, 1/14/15.

Yosemite NP 49 - El Capitan


Yosemite National Park

A Double Rainbow And The Half Dome


Low Fog & Bright Stars

Right Place, Right Time

Sentinel Dome’s View

Stoneman Meadow

Sunrise + Milky Way

The Serenity Of Yosemite

Tuolumne Meadows Wilderness Center

Yosemite In The Snow

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  1. Glorious

  2. Fantastic shot!

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