The two climbers complete world’s toughest climb!

Kevin Jorgesen and Tommy Caldwell at Yosemite’s El Capitan

Two climbers, Kevin Jorgesen and Tommy Caldwell, after almost three weeks complete historic climb at Yosemite’s El Capitan.

By | Jan 16, 2015|Categories: Sports|Tags: |

Two climbers attempt free ascent up the Hardest Monolith in the world

Ascenting up El Capitan in Yosemite National Park

Two climbers attempt historic free ascent of El Capitan, the longest and hardest free climb in the world.

By | Jan 9, 2015|Categories: Sports|Tags: , |

Yosemite Meadow wildfire timelapse

Yosemite Meadow Fire

On fire one of the most beautiful places on earth. In the past, several wildfires have burned at the periphery of Yosemite National Park, however, when the Meadow Fire flared up on Sept 7, 2014, it was the first time in memory that a major wildfire occurred in the scenic heart of Yosemite, next to Half-Dome.

By | Sep 24, 2014|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |

Yosemite HD II

Yosemite HD II - 2

This project was filmed over the course of 10 months. Is a 200+ mile backpacking experience through Yosemite National Park captured by Colin Delehanty and Sheldon Neill.    Take a look at their fantastic video…

By | Mar 4, 2014|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |

Rim Fire Strawberry Sun

Rim Fire Strawberry Sun

This striking, otherworldy scene really is a view from planet Earth! The ochre sky and strawberry red Sun were photographed on August 22nd near the small village of Strawberry, California, USA.   Image © Laurie Hatch     Used with permission.

By | Aug 30, 2013|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , , |

California’s Rim Fire at Nighttime

California's Rim Fire at Nighttime 1

The winter of 2013 was among the driest on record for California, setting the stage for an active fire season. By August 26, the Rim Fire had made its way into the record books. The fire is threatening one of the United States’ greatest natural treasures: Yosemite National Park.   Image © Jesse Allen and Robert Simmon, using VIIRS day-night band data. Caption by Holli Riebeek.

By | Aug 29, 2013|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , , |


Full moon- Moonwalk

Moonwalk! The ultimate full moon shot. Stunning use of perspective. Base jumper Dean Potter walks a highline at Cathedral Peak, Yosemite National Park.  Watch the video…

By | Jan 10, 2013|Categories: Entertainment news, Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

Boulders, Yosemite National Park

Boulders, Yosemite National Park

A glacier sculpted the 92-million-year-old bedrock here and left the boulders, at Olmsted Point in Yosemite National Park, plucked from a nearby mountain, when it retreated.  Photographer Fritz Hoffmann

By | Mar 10, 2012|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , , |

Yosemite HD timelapse

Yosemite National Park timelapse

The beauty of our planet!

This whole project has been an amazing experience. The two of us became friends through Vimeo and explored a shared interest in timelapsing Yosemite National Park over an extended period of time.

By | Jan 25, 2012|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , |

BASE Jumping in Yosemite

BASE Jumping

In Yosemite the sport of BASE jumping is soaring in popularity anyway. Climbers say it’s faster (and more fun) to parachute into the valley than to hike all the way down the back of the mountain.  Photographer Lynsey Dyer

By | Jul 12, 2011|Categories: Sports|Tags: , |