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Do you love your National Parks, Public Lands and Monuments? We believe you do so make #timetovote Register to vote today if you have not prior. Be informed and vote. Your Public lands are counting on you in November. ••••• Thanks to Diego @diegomccartney for showing off why they are the Great Smoky Mountains. —-- Love & Altar | Great Smokey Mountains National Park, Tennessee. Prints for this image are now available on my website. . . I hope to forever be fascinated and intrigued by our human approach to understanding love and how we in our innocence try to make sense of it. . . . Be sure to check out my latest YouTube video and subscribe to my channel if you’d like. Link is in my bio. . . . . . . . #greatsmokeymountains #smokeymountains #nature #naturelove #naturelovers #naturephotography #landscape #landscapephotography #landscape_captures #landscape_lovers #travelphotography #traveler #findyourpark #tennessee #mountains #northcarolina #photography #photooftheday #sunset #appalachiantrail #fog #mist #longexposure #sunrise #clouds ——- #nationalpark #nationalparkgeek - Maketimetovote.org

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Rocky Mountain National Park is full of color this time of year. We believe in the beauty of nature. ••••• Thanks to Ben @benstrauss_photography for the pop of color. ——-- This image was taken at my new favorite spot in RMNP, that I had only discovered the morning I shot this sunrise. Last weekend (Saturday morning to be exact) I decided to head over towards the Bear Lake area of the park in search for changing leaves; I mean that’s the theme of September in Colorado after all isn’t it? I decided to try and gain some elevation to overlook the valley by hiking about a half mile or so up Bierstadt trail. At one point I turned around (facing the continental divide) and was greeted with this absolutely stunning and expansive view. After shooting a three shot vertorama of a gorgeous and colorful sunrise, I just stood there with my camera packed away, taking it all in for at least a half-hour. Not a single soul had passed during this time, and to date it was one of the most spiritual and meditative solo experiences of my life. I hope this photo conveys to you even a fraction of the beauty I whiteness that morning. . . . ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ 🔸iso: 100, 400🔸f/10🔸focal length: 10 mm🔸shutter speed: 1/25, 1/5 sec🔹exposure blend : no 🔹focus stack: no 🔹 image stack: yes - iso 400 to capture swaying leaves, three shot vertorama ➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖➖ . . . . . #best_earthscapes #optoutside #earthpix #rmnp #nakedplanet #earthfocus #master_gallery #moodygrams #worldprime #photographycapturetheworld #igbest_shotz #beyondthelands #Conciousadventurist #beautifuldestinations #nowdiscovering #ourplanetdaily #Tourtheplanet #ShotzDelight #ig_masterpiece #earthoutdoors#awesomeearth #depthsofearth #wonderful_places #special_shots #planet_earth_shots ——— #nationalparkgeek

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You would expect to find sand dunes in the desert but lava tubes. A visit to the Mojave National Preserve will give you both dunes and lava tubes. Go find an adventure. ••••• Thanks to Daniel @barretts_world_ for showing off the beauty of the tubes. ——- Sunlight breaking through a lava tube in the Mojave Desert ——- #nationalparkgeek #nationalpark #findyourpark #mojavedesert #mojavenationalpreserve #wnpa1938

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Surprises are found around the next bend on the trail. ••••• Thanks to Brian @dudewheresmycamera for the wonder of it all. ——-- Have you been to Capitol Reef National Park? If so can you name this trailhead? 🤓 The trail is on the left along the wall. You can see the stairs of rocks going up.... Answer is Hickman Bridge 📍 Capitol Reef National Park, UT🇺🇸 📷 Sony A6500, Rokinon 12mm, Slik lite AL-420m tripod,ICE 11 stop ND filter . . #depthsofearth #utahunique #utahisrad #youtah #wildernessculture #roamearth #werutah #longexposure_shots #earth_shotz #usaprimeshot #viewbug #wildernessculture #moodygrams #artofvisuals #amongthewild #optoutside #shotzdelight #utah #sonyalpha #nationalpark #earthfocus #discoverearth #usinterior #ourplanetdaily ——— #nationalparkgeek

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Founded on this day in 1906 by President Teddy Roosevelt, Devils Tower was America’s first National Monument. Protect our Monuments. ••••• Thanks to Sara and Mike @tripoverlife for the adventure. ——-- Geologists think that Devil’s Tower, known to Native Americans as Bear Lodge Butte, was formed by an igneous intrusion. I don’t really know what that is, but the 14 year old boy in me has a new favorite phrase. - Devil’s Tower National Monument, Wyoming | July 2016 —— #nationalparkgeek #nationalpark #findyourpark #nationalmonument #monumentsforall #devilstower

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We believe all major cities should have a wonderful park like the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. •••• Thanks to Tim @tjc_travels for the goodness of San Francisco. ——- Windy San Fran day a few years ago #goldengatebridge #nikon #d200 #latergram #longrangeshooting #dslr #bridge #architecture #travelphotography #treesofinstagram #perspective #seascape #landscape_captures #landscapephotography #view #nikonphoto #notallthosewhowanderarelost #californiaadventure #socal #bayarea #sanfrancisco #latergram ——- #nationalparkgeek

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Dreaming of the next adventure. •••••• Thank you Christian @_christianloya for the dreamy shot. ——- Home is where the heart is! #zionphotographers ——— #nationalparkgeek #nationalpark #findyourpark #astrophotography #milkywaychasers #zion #zionnationalpark

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Find your dreams come true at a National Park. ••••• Thanks to Greg @gregmitchellphotography for the dreamy Redwoods view. ——- That moment you’ve dreamt about for as long as you can remember 🙏 . . . #nps #usinterior #nationalparkgeek #fineart #redwoodsnationalpark #visitcalifornia #humboldtcounty #wildcalifornia #ourdailyplanet #earthfocus #natgeotravel #yourshotphotographer #makeart #sonyphoto #sonyalpha #sonyphotography ——- #nationalparkgeek

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Enjoy the view & enjoy the journey. ••••• Thanks to Russ @russellscamera for the wonderful vista. ——-- The beginnings of a massive storm rolling into Zion. Experiencing the sound of a few explosive thunderclaps in Zion Canyon is something you will never forget. Hearing a thunderclap roll into the back of the canyon and then echo back out is quite incredible. ——- #nationalparkgeek #findyourpark #nationalpark #zion #exploremore

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Morning time amazement. ••••• Thanks to Jason @jawelch22 for sharing the beautiful day. ——- “Morning Reflections” As the fall foliage peaks here in the park, the crowds gather every morning at the Oxbow to get that perfect classic #GTNP sunrise reflection shot. I too will join the masses at some point I’m sure, but on this particular morning I decided to drive by the parking lot and head up a little further to Jackson Lake Dam. Yes there is no pretty Aspens in the frame, but there is a nice reflection of the whole “Cathedral” mountain range off the still waters of Jackson Lake. And I had the whole place to myself....cool crisp fall air, the quiet rumble of the water spewing out of the dam destined for Idaho, and Bull Elk bugling from the near by Elk Flats. Sometimes it’s more about the experience than getting “the shot”, and in these moments I tend to linger a little more after the sun has illuminated the mountains, thankful for the opportunity to be here.. • • • ========================== #jacksonlake #reflections #grandtetonnationalpark #jacksonhole #wyoming #national_park_photography #findyourpark #travelphotography #naturephotography #landscapephotography #splendid_earth #splendid_reflections #getoutside #mountainair #enjoythemoment #earth_reflect #usinterior ——— #nationalparkgeek

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We love seeing National Park Geeks out enjoy a day of friendship and nature. •••• Thanks to NP Geek Ambassador Linda @thebucketlisttraveler for sharing the fun from Yosemite. ——-- My @nationalparkgeek squad, @outdoorasian edition in @yosemitenps 😆 #hikingsquad #squadgoals #asiansquad #yosemite #halfdome #yosemitenationalpark ——- #nationalparkgeek #npgeekambassador #yosemiteconservancy

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Endless views are found on the Blue Ridge. •••••• Thanks to Christina @thrivivalist_ for the sweet view. ———- “The greatest use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.” William Jones || Capturing pieces of now allowing them to be kept for eternity has always been my calling. My perspective is my gift, and this is how I choose to share it. . . . . . . . . . . . . #visitnorthcarolina #ashevilletrails #visitnc #blueridgemoments #canonusa #outside_project #theoutbound #explorecarolina #onlyinnorthcarolina #scenicnc #828isgreat #chasinglight #theoutbound #letsgosomewhere #rei1440project #ncoutdoor_inc #welivetoexplore #wildernessculture #southernroamers #ashevillefolk #yourshotphotographer #romanticasheville #takemebackpacking #trektheat #trailchat ——— #nationalparkgeek

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