A small cascade flows into an alpine lake in the 20 Lakes Basin near Mammoth. The sunset filled the sky with warm light and a long shutter speed showed teh movement in the stormy clouds.
Mono Lake sits in the eastern basin along the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It's other worldy tufa towers draw landscape photographers and travelers from far and wide. In this photograph, a vivid sunset glows over the sage brush and tufa during an autumn evening.
A spectacular sunrise fills the landscape with color near Bishop, California in the Owens River Valley. Alpenglow strikes the eastern Sierra Mountains featuring Mount Tom.