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#14 Sunbathing Marmot

#14 Sunbathing Marmot

Today’s photo depicts the wondrous alpine marmot in its natural habitat. Settings: 1/500s|f/7.1|ISO200|100mm.

#11 Stone in the Wash

#11 Stone in the Wash

Today’s photo shows a stone stuck in a half frozen stream, its layers displaying an interesting pattern. 0.5s|f/8|ISO80|35mm.

#10 Sneffels in the Fall

#10 Sneffels in the Fall

Today’s photo shows the turning of the leaves in the Sneffels range in SW Colorado. The settings used were: 1/50s|f/11|ISO80|100mm.

#9 San Miguel Sunset

#9 San Miguel Sunset

Today’s photo features San Miguel Peak poking out behind the snaggletoothed ridge leading to Sheep Mountain in SW Colorado. The settings used were: 1/5s|f/9|ISO80|400mm.

#6 Ames Ice Hose

#6 Ames Ice Hose

Today’s photo shows an unknown climber near the top of the classic ice climbing line “Ames Ice Hose” near Ophir, Colorado. The settings used were: 1/2500s|f/7.1|ISO800|100mm.

#3 Reflecting Pool

#3 Reflecting Pool

This photo was taken at dusk at Emerald Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park a few years ago. The settings used were 3.0s|f/13|ISO80|100mm.

#2 Pika

#2 Pika

This photo of a curious pika was taken in the afternoon in August in 2013 in Rocky Mountain National Park. The settings used were: 1/640s|f/2.8|ISO200|100mm.

#1 Hallett Haze

#1 Hallett Haze

Hey all, Max here. I realized I have tons and tons of photos that should be seen. I haven’t posted on here in forever, and nobody really reads, but it exists. So enjoy photo of the day #1: Hallett Haze. This was taken on a…

Highlining in the San Juan Mountains

Highlining in the San Juan Mountains

In late June of 2013, I set up a highline with Chase and Graham in an incredibly scenic setting. Nestled at the base of Vermillion peak, a narrow unnamed gorge rises up towards Hope lake just off the trail. With a light creek flowing through…

Wilson Peak: Trip Report

Wilson Peak: Trip Report

So this recounting is way overdue considering this adventure took place in mid June, but I finally have a decent storytelling venue (this shiny new website!), so here goes. I was down around the Telluride area with family for about 4 days before my cousin’s…