These fine and delicate alpine flowers—Primula integrifolia—were blooming in a tiny crag. Some of the Aiguilles Rouges tower above.
This scene greeted us on our arrival as we stepped out onto the back deck of our chalet in Chamonix for the first time. The Dôme de Goûter and Aiguille de Bionassay were shrouded in cloud and lit up with sunset alpenglow.
Tree swallows have made their spring return. This guy was perched on a roadside wire in the rain.
Nikon D600, Sigma 120-400mm lens @ 400mm, ISO 400, f/7.1, 1/1600″ exposure
Beech trees reach into the blue
Nikon D600, Nikon 24-120mm lens @ 24mm, ISO 400, f/16, 1/1250″ exposure.
This is a repost of an image I posted today on my Weather Blog.
Nikon D600, Nikon 50mm lens, ISO 125, f/3.2, 1/1250″ exposure
Nikon D600, Nikon 50mm lens, ISO 400, f/1.8, 1/4000″ exposure
Sony RX100 II, 10.4mm, ISO 100, f/1.8, 1/800″ exposure