Yosemite (yo-SE-mea-tea) National Park is best known for its towering granite monoliths, deep valleys, waterfalls and ancient giant sequoias. The day I entered Yosemite it started snowing, that season’s first snowing. Looked like the visit was badly timed… but there was no option. For a person from the opposite part of the world this was an exciting experience! 😊 Couldn’t view the iconic monoliths. Managed a few shots of the landscape covered with the first snow of the season. It looked beautiful!! The first picture was captured just before snowing and then the spectacle unfolded!! The road was intermittently cleared by the agencies concerned.
Sunsets are romantic! Whether you are a nature lover or a technocrat, the beauty of sunsets is undeniable. I’m sure there is no one who hasn’t said “wow” after watching the glorious sundown. The magical view of the setting sun and changing colours of the sky never get old! Here is a series of sunset pictures captured at Santa Cruz, California. Watched the sunset along with roosting pelicans and cormorants. I was surprised to notice a peculiar feature- after the initial stages, there was no golden reflection on the water!! I have no explanation…
Aren’t sunsets beautiful? A glorious moment of the day!! It is delightful for photographers to get that perfect moment, when they are capturing the glory of a setting sun. Sunsets are among the most beautiful things we’re lucky to see almost every day. That beautiful mix of colors lighting up the sky is just breathtaking!! Enjoy these sunset scenes captured at Point Reyes National park beach, California. “Every sunset brings the promise of a new dawn.” Wishing all a Happy and Healthy New Year!!
Are these landscape pictures or seascape? Let us say, ‘Costal landscape’.
These shots were captured near Natural Bridges State Beach and Park, Santa Cruz, California. Natural Bridges State Beach is named for the Natural arch in the huge rock located in the shore break here. This is one of the most photographed beach icons in the state of California.
The coastline is characterized by Ice plant-blanketed (a succulent) cliffs, sandy coves, and rocky marine terraces. Birds congregate on these rocks for rest and hunting for prey.
The rock in the picture shows a sideview of the Natural arch.