Well it’s that time again, when the year comes to a close and we look back at the events and images that shaped the past twelve months.
They say photographers are their own worst editors and it’s never an easy task to select my best images of the year. But here are a few favorites from 2012 that stood out as defining moments in my ongoing quest to see the light. -Enjoy!
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Evening light on the Palisades in Dusy Basin, Kings Canyon National Park, California
Fresh snow on fall aspens and pines along Bishop Creek, Inyo National Forest, California
Sea stacks at Soberanes Point, Garrapata State Park, Big Sur, California
Mountain Dogwood above the Merced River, Yosemite National Park, California
Sunset over the Channel Islands from San Buenaventura State Beach, Ventura, California
Yosemite Falls, Yosemite National Park, California
Backpacker on the Bishop Pass Trail, John Muir Wilderness, Sierra Nevada Mountains, California
Sunset over Canyon de Chelly, Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona
Detail of Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park, California
Sunset over Tuolumne Meadows, Yosemite National Park, California