Clouds spill over mountain peaks as the moon sets in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range.
Dreams Made Visible
Moonlight illuminates hydrothermal steam vents in Northern California.
Giving Away to Night
The moon sets and the Milky Way reflects off an alpine lake in Northern California.
As the moon sets behind the Sierra Nevada range, it reveals the intricate detail of Mono Lake's Tufa structures and a large row of lenticular clouds.
The endless sea of colors, patterns, and textures made this one of the most spectacular overlooks I've ever witnessed.
Moonlit lenticular clouds form over Mount Shasta in Northern California. See the time-lapse video here: https://youtu.be/laoJ_enADoQ
Hidden Lake in Glacier National Park during a crescent moon.
"A thing of beauty is a joy forever: Its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness; but still will keep a bower quiet for us, and a sleep full of sweet dreams, and health, and quiet breathing."
Already he had explored beyond the lush settings of moonlit slopes unveiling Mt. Rainier. The accompanying sounds of pointed spires wounded the ambient sky.
The Milky Way rises and the moon sets in Goblin Valley located in Eastern Utah.
Moonlight in the Three Sisters
Moonlight and clouds bring the South Sister and Broken Top to life while the Milky Way peaks overhead.
Lunar eclipse over Mount Shasta.
Moonlight reveals detail in the red sandstone of Elephant Rock located in the Valley of Fire.