Joshua Tree National Park - Geologists believe the modern landscape of the park was born more than 100 million years ago. Molten liquid, heated by the continuous movement of Earth’s crust, oozed upward and cooled into granite while still below the surface.
After the arrival of the arid climate of recent times, flash floods began washing away the protective ground surface. As they were exposed, the huge eroded granite boulders settled one on top of another, creating the impressive rock piles seen today.
This is a bold set of outcroppings seen just before the sun slips below the horizon on the road leading to the North Entrance Station.
A big storm that dropped 4 to 6 feet of snow on Yosemite National Park so, off I went. I was lucky to get into...View full product details
We all love Ansel Adam's classic Tunnel View photograph of Yosemite Valley. It probably can't be improved upon but you can get fortunate with the weather to...View full product details