Day 28: Where my friends torture me for my own good…

Last night I met up with my friends, Bree and Josh, in Golden to do a very little bit of hiking and some sunset/night photography. Here I was thinking I’d finally sort of adjusted to dealing with the elevations and getting in a tad better shape.  I should have known going anywhere with Josh and … More Day 28: Where my friends torture me for my own good…

Days 26…27…

I spent yesterday morning processing photos, though without my normal software.  Lightroom seems pretty intuitive, but I’m more comfortable using Photoshop for my editing needs.  Watermarking and processing for the web is probably possible through Lightroom as well, but I don’t want to spend much time working it out when I could be out and … More Days 26…27…

Days 22, 23, 24, 25: Altitude, Longetitude, Attitude, Gratitude

THURSDAY I found my way over to Rocky Mountain National Park for the day.  I wandered around and spent some time watching and photographing the elk.  About a half hour before I was set to depart for Boulder, I ran into my pal, Johnny, who has been organizing the photo meet-up for the two weekends … More Days 22, 23, 24, 25: Altitude, Longetitude, Attitude, Gratitude

Day 21: Elk

Thankfully, I was feeling more myself this morning, which made it much more enjoyable to spend the morning in Rocky Mountain National Park. John and I had originally planned on photographing the sunrise in the park, but we miscalculated when we should leave, so arrived late.  Fortunately, the elk rut is in full swing, providing … More Day 21: Elk

Day 20: *pause*

I need to remember to take care of small details like resting, drinking fluids and eating enough when I’m running around.  Several of the campsites I’d stayed at had water that tasted a bit icky, so I’d not been drinking enough over the weekend.  I drank very little water on Sunday and on Monday morning, despite being … More Day 20: *pause*