El Capitan and Half Dome loom in the background of this luminous fall scene at Yosemite National Park in California.
In the shadows of the sun baked rock formations the flowers take refuge. When there is an abundance of winter rain the Palm Springs desert transforms drastically.
I have been fascinated with the stars for as long as I can remember. There is so much out there to wonder about. So much that we have discovered we know so little about even in our own solar system. The more we discover the more mind blowing it gets!
Old Faithful gives it her all as the Milky Way galaxy cruises by. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.