Half-Dome in the Half-Light

Half-Dome in the Half-Light: Come forth into the light of things...

Another entry for the Weekly Photo Challenge: Half-Light.

Half-Dome in the Half-Light: Come forth into the light of things...

While recently in Yosemite National Park, I captured several photos of Half-Dome. The image of Half-Dome is the well-known icon of Yosemite. I usually visit in the summertime, so it was nice to get my own photos with snow on the peaks.

“Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher.” -Williams Wordsworth

I thought this quote went perfectly with the challenge.

Have you visited Yosemite? It is a “bucket-list” location.


21 Comments on “Half-Dome in the Half-Light

  1. believe it er not 🙂 in da early 60’s i learnt how to snow skii there
    yes they had a ski area there then, an for many years after i visited there a lot is an incredible place yes indeed, ah but when i was healthy enuff to hike up da back side, at 58 an disabled i not doing that evr again but was a beautiful place to hang out if’n ur in california….my bucket list when i lived in california was to move to colorado an have been here 20 years now though, love this area, is a lot like the pristine areas of cali like yosemite etc etc…. 🙂


    • Thanks for sharing that info! I live in Northern Cal so i visit Yosemite a lot! How cool that you could ski there back then! You must go to Tuolumne Meadows in the high country of Yosemite. No crowds, only open in the summer! thanks for all the likeys tonight and for following!


      • the last time i hiked up to the meadows there was back in 1979 bringz back some kewl memories, went swimming in the lake up there also was cold even in september thanks fer da reminders of a past life . 🙂


  2. Oh I just love your photos Terri and this is amazing. I will have to visit the US and put Yosemite on my bucket list it is beautiful. Thank you for sharing with us at Over the Moon and have a lovely day.

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  3. Yes, I visited many years ago. We drove through and fell in love with the place. We found a hotel and stayed the night so we could get another day in. We stopped every mile or so because there was another photograph opportunity. One of the best places I’ve ever visited, Terri.

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  4. The perfect quote and the perfect image for the challenge. Yosemite is definitely on my bucket list. I have done quite a bit of travel in the US, but have sadly, not made it there yet. I will do some day.

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  5. Sigh… 🙂
    I’ve had the good fortune to visit Yosemite twice, but this was before I started getting serious about photography. I’d love to go back again with my camera – soon hopefully.

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