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El Capitan and Merced River, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #05413, all rights reserved worldwide. Vernal Falls and the Merced River, at peak flow in late spring.  Hikers ascending the Mist Trail visible at right.  Vernal Falls drops 317 through a joint in the narrow Little Yosemite Valley, Vernal Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16113, all rights reserved worldwide. Half Dome, late afternoon, Half Dome, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #07119, all rights reserved worldwide.
El Capitan and Merced River, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, Image 05413 Vernal Falls and the Merced River, at peak flow in late spring. Hikers ascending the Mist Trail visible at right. Vernal Falls drops 317 through a joint in the narrow Little Yosemite Valley, Vernal Falls, Image 16113 Half Dome, late afternoon, Half Dome, Image 07119
Horsetail Falls backlit by the setting sun as it cascades down the face of El Capitan, February, Yosemite Valley, Horsetail Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #07048, all rights reserved worldwide. Valley View, El Capitan (l), Bridalveil Fall (r), Tunnel View, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #02325, all rights reserved worldwide. Bridalveil Falls with a rainbow forming in its spray, dropping 620 into Yosemite Valley, displaying peak water flow in spring months from deep snowpack and warm weather melt.  Yosemite Valley, Bridalveil Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16160, all rights reserved worldwide.
Horsetail Falls backlit by the setting sun as it cascades down the face of El Capitan, February, Yosemite Valley, Horsetail Falls, Image 07048 Valley View, El Capitan (l), Bridalveil Fall (r), Tunnel View, Image 02325 Bridalveil Falls with a rainbow forming in its spray, dropping 620 into Yosemite Valley, displaying peak water flow in spring months from deep snowpack and warm weather melt. Yosemite Valley, Bridalveil Falls, Image 16160
El Capitan, El Capitan, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #05421, all rights reserved worldwide. Half Dome and tree, Half Dome, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #02328, all rights reserved worldwide. Giant Sequoia tree, Sequoiadendron giganteum, Mariposa Grove, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #03645, all rights reserved worldwide.
El Capitan, El Capitan, Image 05421 Half Dome and tree, Half Dome, Image 02328 Giant Sequoia tree, Sequoiadendron giganteum, Mariposa Grove, Image 03645
Yosemite Falls rises above Cooks Meadow.  The 2425 falls, the tallest in North America, is at peak flow during a warm-weather springtime melt of Sierra snowpack.  Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16136, all rights reserved worldwide. Half Dome and oak tree, Half Dome, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #05454, all rights reserved worldwide. Cathedral Rocks is reflected in flooded El Capitan Meadow, springtime morning.  Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16100, all rights reserved worldwide.
Yosemite Falls rises above Cooks Meadow. The 2425 falls, the tallest in North America, is at peak flow during a warm-weather springtime melt of Sierra snowpack. Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, Image 16136 Half Dome and oak tree, Half Dome, Image 05454 Cathedral Rocks is reflected in flooded El Capitan Meadow, springtime morning. Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, Image 16100
Lodgepole pine trees, Yosemite Valley, Pinus contortus, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #07045, all rights reserved worldwide. El Capitan rises above the Merced River, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16101, all rights reserved worldwide. Half Dome, Yosemite Valley, Half Dome, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #06970, all rights reserved worldwide.
Lodgepole pine trees, Yosemite Valley, Pinus contortus, Image 07045 El Capitan rises above the Merced River, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, Image 16101 Half Dome, Yosemite Valley, Half Dome, Image 06970
Unicorn Peak at sunset, seen from Tuolumne Meadows.  Cockscomb Peak rises in the distance, Tuolumne Meadows, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #09945, all rights reserved worldwide. Half Dome and Merced River, winter, Half Dome, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #02332, all rights reserved worldwide. Cathedral Rocks, Merced River, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #05467, all rights reserved worldwide.
Unicorn Peak at sunset, seen from Tuolumne Meadows. Cockscomb Peak rises in the distance, Tuolumne Meadows, Image 09945 Half Dome and Merced River, winter, Half Dome, Image 02332 Cathedral Rocks, Merced River, Image 05467
Upper Yosemite Falls near peak flow in spring.  Yosemite Falls, at 2425 feet tall (730m) is the tallest waterfall in North America and fifth tallest in the world.  Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16067, all rights reserved worldwide. Bridalveil Falls at sunset, with clouds and blue sky in the background.  Bridalveil Falls in Yosemite drops 620 feet (188 m) from a hanging valley to the floor of Yosemite Valley, Bridalveil Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #12646, all rights reserved worldwide.
Upper Yosemite Falls near peak flow in spring. Yosemite Falls, at 2425 feet tall (730m) is the tallest waterfall in North America and fifth tallest in the world. Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, Image 16067 Bridalveil Falls at sunset, with clouds and blue sky in the background. Bridalveil Falls in Yosemite drops 620 feet (188 m) from a hanging valley to the floor of Yosemite Valley, Bridalveil Falls, Image 12646
Yosemite Falls is reflected in a springtime pool in flooded Cooks Meadow, Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16135, all rights reserved worldwide. El Capitan and shaded road, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #06968, all rights reserved worldwide. Yosemite Falls (upper, middle and lower sections) at peak flow, spring, Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16134, all rights reserved worldwide.
Yosemite Falls is reflected in a springtime pool in flooded Cooks Meadow, Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, Image 16135 El Capitan and shaded road, Yosemite Valley, El Capitan, Image 06968 Yosemite Falls (upper, middle and lower sections) at peak flow, spring, Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, Image 16134
El Capitan, El Capitan, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #05444, all rights reserved worldwide. Half Dome (right), Clouds Rest (center), El Capitan (left), El Capitan, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #07043, all rights reserved worldwide. Upper Yosemite Falls, Yosemite Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #05468, all rights reserved worldwide.
El Capitan, El Capitan, Image 05444 Half Dome (right), Clouds Rest (center), El Capitan (left), El Capitan, Image 07043 Upper Yosemite Falls, Yosemite Falls, Image 05468
Half Dome (center) and Washington Column (left), late afternoon in spring, viewed from Ahwahnee Meadow, Half Dome, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #07152, all rights reserved worldwide. Nevada Falls marks where the Merced River plummets almost 600 through a joint in the Little Yosemite Valley, shooting out from a sheer granite cliff and then down to a boulder pile far below, Nevada Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16114, all rights reserved worldwide. Nevada Falls, with Liberty Cap (center) and Half Dome (left). Nevada Falls marks where the Merced River plummets almost 600 through a joint in the Little Yosemite Valley, shooting out from a sheer granite cliff and then down to a boulder pile far below, Nevada Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16115, all rights reserved worldwide.
Half Dome (center) and Washington Column (left), late afternoon in spring, viewed from Ahwahnee Meadow, Half Dome, Image 07152 Nevada Falls marks where the Merced River plummets almost 600 through a joint in the Little Yosemite Valley, shooting out from a sheer granite cliff and then down to a boulder pile far below, Nevada Falls, Image 16114 Nevada Falls, with Liberty Cap (center) and Half Dome (left). Nevada Falls marks where the Merced River plummets almost 600 through a joint in the Little Yosemite Valley, shooting out from a sheer granite cliff and then down to a boulder pile far below, Nevada Falls, Image 16115
Yosemite Falls by moonlight, reflected in a springtime pool in Cooks Meadow. A lunar rainbow (moonbow) can be seen above the lower section of Yosemite Falls.  Star trails appear in the night sky. Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #16093, all rights reserved worldwide. Mountain dogwood, or Pacific dogwood, Yosemite Valley, Cornus nuttallii, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #12672, all rights reserved worldwide. Fern Springs, a small natural spring in Yosemite Valley near the Pohono Bridge, trickles quietly over rocks as it flows into the Merced River, Fern Springs, copyright Phillip Colla Natural History Photography, www.oceanlight.com, image #12650, all rights reserved worldwide.
Yosemite Falls by moonlight, reflected in a springtime pool in Cooks Meadow. A lunar rainbow (moonbow) can be seen above the lower section of Yosemite Falls. Star trails appear in the night sky. Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Falls, Image 16093 Mountain dogwood, or Pacific dogwood, Yosemite Valley, Cornus nuttallii, Image 12672 Fern Springs, a small natural spring in Yosemite Valley near the Pohono Bridge, trickles quietly over rocks as it flows into the Merced River, Fern Springs, Image 12650

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