A reflection of Atlanta Midtown's skyline in the Lake at Piedmont Park. In the early 20th century Piedmont Park was redesigned by the sons of the famous architect Frederick Law Olmsted, who designed the Central Park in Manhattan.
"All the wide world is beautiful, and it matters but little where we go... The spot where we chance to be always seems the best... - John Muir (The Alaska trip, June 1890)
Beautiful Brainard Lake, with storm clouds rolling over the peaks of Continental Divide. We stumbled upon this place by a pure chance, and it was one of the best experiences during the week we spent in CO in 2015.
"There are times when the ocean is not the ocean-not blue, not even water, but some violent explosion of energy and danger: ferocity on a scale only gods can summon. It hurls itself at the island, sending spray right over the top of the rocks, biting pieces off the cliff. And the sound is a roaring of a beast whose anger knows no limits.”
― M. L. Stedman - The Light Between Oceans
Waves crashing over the rocks on Canon Beach, Oregon.