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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby lostcoyote » Mon Jun 13, 2011 8:00 pm

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munching on trout - lake of the fallen moon
(trout here were numerouus but small)



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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby vandman » Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:09 am

Quartzite outcropping in Blackcap Basin. John Muir Wilderness. August 2006.
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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby 87TT » Tue Jun 14, 2011 9:03 am

Twilight at Cottonwood #3, Oct.06

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Looking North towards Mt Langley

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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby lostcoyote » Tue Jun 14, 2011 12:51 pm

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do you know what the pink colored rock is?
i found this band going into ionian basin high above lake 10220 where the rocks were beginning to turn volcanic.

here are a few more detailed shots:

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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby RoguePhotonic » Wed Jun 15, 2011 7:27 am

Lake Majorie again:

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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby RoguePhotonic » Thu Jun 16, 2011 7:30 am

A classic Yosemite view point:

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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby fishmonger » Thu Jun 16, 2011 7:56 am

up to Muir Pass, July 2010

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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby RoguePhotonic » Fri Jun 17, 2011 5:03 pm

Crater Mountain:

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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby rlown » Fri Jun 17, 2011 6:40 pm

pretty Mountain. Looks like a Sept shot..
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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby RoguePhotonic » Sat Jun 18, 2011 12:51 pm

Pretty close, it was August 26th.

Red & White Mountain:

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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby RoguePhotonic » Sun Jun 19, 2011 10:34 am

Army Pass:

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Re: SIERRA INSPIRATION PHOTOTHON!

Postby Stevendanger75 » Sun Jun 19, 2011 8:19 pm

lostcoyote wrote:Image

do you know what the pink colored rock is?
i found this band going into ionian basin high above lake 10220 where the rocks were beginning to turn volcanic.

here are a few more detailed shots:

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Wow that is really interesting! It could be pink granite and the only other pink rock i came across is called syenite. I'm not an expert in geology by any means but I just found those pictures interesting and researched a little.
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