I’ve been working on images from this trip since December 2011. Steve Parker and I stood in the freezing temps (~5 degrees with wind) on a bluff overlooking the area surrounding the Steamboat Ski Resort one night back in December, shooting HDR images…. Yikes! That was a cold day. Same day Steve and I shot [...]
Here’s a couple more images from my long weekend in Steamboat Springs back in early December. Steve Parker and I watched and waited for this sunset as it progressed from “good” to “outstanding”, but when we finally got out to shoot it, the wind had whipped up to add to the frigid temperatures already. I [...]
Here’s something I’m working on from a recent family trip to Steamboat Springs, Colorado. The Catamount Barn is under historical classification and is protected by, I think, the forestry service. It sits near the southeast end of Catamount Lake, below the West descent of Rabbit Ears Pass, tucked back in the corner on a private [...]
Well, almost alpenglow…. Driving back from dinner tonight, we had gorgeous setting sunlight. So we decided to swing by the infamous Steamboat Barn to see how the light was playing on the icon. Sure enough, we had 10 minutes at most of this beautiful setting sunlight we call Alpenglow — made famous by the late [...]
Looks like this is going to be a great weekend!
Spent a little time this weekend up in Steamboat trying a different approach to photographing the Steamboat iconic barn. And a slightly different light angle to cover more of the barn and less of the foreground snow. And another angle showing more of the stars. And this is how the barn looks during daylight hours…
Having spent the past weekend in Steamboat Springs, I give this update on the fall colors here in Colorado…. The Aspen groves on the west facing slopes are still about 7-10 days away from peaking. While the groves on the east facing slopes are about 3-5 days away from peaking. The Aspens in and around [...]