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Jacob Routzahn

The first morning of my return trip to Jackson Hole had me staring at a shroud of fog looming over the valley floor.  

Not only was I lucky enough to capture this thirteen shot pano, but I have never captured the pre-dawn blues in a way I thought worthy of showcasing.  

For me this shot is one of a kind and I will never forget this moment.  And I guarantee that if you visit this area too, you'll never forget 'The Grand' as she rises almost 8,000 vertical feet right before your eyes.  

A true sight that must be had in person.

 

Blue Dream

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Jacob Routzahn

It was the first morning of my return trip to Jackson Hole, and I knew an early morning would be ahead of me.  Sure enough, my alarm jerked me out of my sleep at four in the morning and off I went.  

I began to rise out of Flatt Creek Valley, catching my first glimpse of The Grand and her neighboring peaks, when I notice an amazing shroud of fog hovering over the valley floor.  Barely able to control myself, I thanked the Heavens for such an amazing setup.

When I arrived at my location, I immediately assembled my gear and began to shoot.  Though there was cloud coverage to the East, the light that ended up penetrating was an amazing sight to behold.  

It was hard to think that I lived in Jackson for three summers in a row and only once woke up in time to catch sunrise.  

Overall, this three shot horizontal pano was a treat to shoot considering it has been literally months since I have last shot.  Life had...

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