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dwarf bilberry about Dusy Basin

Postby SSSdave » Sat Sep 24, 2016 12:00 pm

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9600x10200 pixels 6 frame 3 column 2 row 31 image focus stack stitch blend Sony A6000 Sigma 60mm DN

My fourth and final backpacking trip this summer of 2016. A 5 day 4 night trip over Bishop Pass into Dusy Basin in Kings Canyon National Park September 8 thru 12. A destination I've visited a few times in the past but not for about a decade. Worked nice areas of red hued dwarf bilberry as foregrounds into some of the subjects like Isosceles Peak above. Weather was too breezy for afternoon water reflections that is the norm but I did experience some nice periods of calm during a couple mornings. Select page 15 on the below Contents page link:

http://www.davidsenesac.com/2016_Trip_C ... les-0.html

In the future I want to return to some of those upper South Fork of Bishop Creek areas and back at Dusy Basin for a few days about early August when wildflower peak. Wildflowers in the basin are not as plentiful as some other similar elevation crest areas but it does have some nice patches of shooting star.

David



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Re: dwarf bilberry about Dusy Basin

Postby balzaccom » Sat Sep 24, 2016 7:03 pm

A great time to be in the Sierra.

Man, those are blue skies!
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Re: dwarf bilberry about Dusy Basin

Postby ERIC » Sat Sep 24, 2016 7:54 pm

Nice report. Thanks so much for posting. :)
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Re: dwarf bilberry about Dusy Basin

Postby kpeter » Sat Sep 24, 2016 9:27 pm

Gorgeous photography from one of the best. Lots of ooos and ahhhs as I looked this trip over.
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