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Climbing Dallas Peak - Roped Up Above Telluride Colorado

Ascend 13,809 feet to the top of one of Colorado's toughest climbs to soak in the views above Telluride. Click 'read more' to experience the fun!

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Vermillion Peak and the Perseid Meteor Shower

Stargazing and mountaineering - a perfect combination! Click 'read more' to find out why.

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Grizzly Peak at Sunset

Come watch the sunset from the Continental Divide and witness the Northern Lights all the way from Colorado...

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Climbing Mount Massive - Again

Come take a stroll up Colorado's 2nd highest mountain

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Maroon Peak and Pyramid Peak - finishing a goal 27 years in the making

Completing the 14ers in style... click read more to view over 100 photos from this epic trip...

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Review of the Nikkor 85mm f1.4 AF-D - Extreme…

Review of the Nikkor 85mm f1.4 AF-D - Extreme Depth of Field

Introduction: I've longed to obtain a good portrait lens for awhile now, and after months of research...

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Colorado's 20 Best Landscape Photographers

Colorado's 20 Best Landscape Photographers

Colorado is an amazing place for photography. The variety of scenes available to shoot are quite diverse...

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Creating Planets out of 360 Degree Panoramic …

Creating Planets out of 360 Degree Panoramic Photos

This tutorial will teach you how to create "planets" out of your 360 degree panoramic photos...

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Panoramic Landscape Tutorial

Panoramic Landscape Tutorial

A lot of people have been asking me how I do my panoramic landscapes, so I...

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Top 5 Stunning Colorado Locations

Top 5 Stunning Colorado Locations

Colorado is easily one of the most scenic places in the whole world, so creating this...

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Fun with High Dynamic Range (HDR)

Fun with High Dynamic Range (HDR)

One of the things I have become really excited about is taking High Dynamic Range (HDR)...

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The Power of a Circular Polarizer

The Power of a Circular Polarizer

  After obtaining my brand-spanking-new Nikon D7000 this month, I knew the first accessories to get would...

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A Comparison - Sony DSC-F828 vs. Nikon D7000

A Comparison - Sony DSC-F828 vs. Nikon D7000

I bet when you read the title of this blog, you were probably thinking - this...

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