This stand of Pines cloaked in the icy veil of winter formed a striking contrast against the vivid orange sandstone canyon wall in the background. Zion National Park had just experienced a large winter storm, and fresh snow had accumulated on the cliff ledges, forming alternating stripes of orange and white, with the blue sky subtly reflected in the white snow on the evergreens rounding out the color palette.

December 2016

Intrepid 4×5″ Field Camera

Provia 100f 4×5

Fujinon W 180mm ƒ/5.6
1s @ ƒ/32, max front rise