Some of the
greatest scenery can be
found in the National Parks. It is fortunate that these areas
have been preserved. There are over 100 National Parks and
Monuments, ranging from the mountainous west to the plains of the
midwest and the coastline of the east. In this section there are
photographs from my visits.
so much to offer in terms of scenery and climates. There are
several hundred miles of coastline. The Sierra Nevadas stretch
several hundred miles along the east side of the state. The
southeastern portion of the state is dessert while much of the central
portion is a mediterranian climate. This truly is a photographers
Alaska is the
largest state in the union, and is one of the last frontiers.
Alaska is also the only state that can be found in the Arctic
Circle. Much of Alaska is Tiaga, and covered with thin boreal
forests. I have traveled to Alaska twice and plan on returning
many more times. It is hard to photograph in Alaska because of
the constant threat of cloud cover and precipitation.