Trip Report
Lonepine to the Valley Photo TR
Wednesday October 12, 2011 9:36pm
First weekend in October. Drove from LA. Nighted in Mammoth. Hiked the Postpile. Tioga to Tuolumne. Two days in the Valley. See!


whiteny
whiteny
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whitney shrouded
whitney shrouded
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lone pine peak
lone pine peak
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lone lighted
lone lighted
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By toms place somewhere
By toms place somewhere
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Rainbow Falls
Rainbow Falls
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Deadwood
Deadwood
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Postpile
Postpile
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Oh, Deer!
Oh, Deer!
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Half Lit
Half Lit
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Poetry in Motion
Poetry in Motion
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Vernal
Vernal
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Dusk
Dusk
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Dark
Dark
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Dirka

Trad climber
Hustle City
  Oct 12, 2011 - 09:38pm PT
Nice- beautiful shots. Thanks!
drljefe

climber
El Presidio San Augustin del Tucson
  Oct 12, 2011 - 09:54pm PT
Unreal water shots brah!
Tarbuster

climber
right here, right now
  Oct 12, 2011 - 09:58pm PT
Little gems, each of them.
Particularly nice drama in the openers.
Double D

climber
  Oct 12, 2011 - 10:37pm PT
nice images!
SofCookay

climber
  Oct 12, 2011 - 10:39pm PT
So beautiful - wish I could take shots like that, but I'm happy to enjoy ones from someone so talented.
Captain...or Skully

climber
in the oil patch...Fricken Bakken, that's where
  Oct 12, 2011 - 11:03pm PT
Ah. That's the stuff. 'Gracias, Holmes. ;-)
thaDood

Mountain climber
PortaLedga OnzaKaleefa
  Oct 13, 2011 - 12:02am PT
Yes, very nice shots and lighting. Must have been a really great trip.
Jingy

climber
Somewhere out there
  Oct 13, 2011 - 12:26am PT
Really Great Photos, bra!!!!!



Every one a priceless postcard!!!


Thank you for sharing your vision
Reilly

Mountain climber
The Other Monrovia- CA
  Oct 13, 2011 - 01:11am PT
Shoot! No, I mean keep shootin'! Nice!
Dudeman

Trad climber
Idaho/Beyond
  Oct 13, 2011 - 01:11am PT
Nice Pics!!!
10b4me

climber
  Oct 13, 2011 - 01:21am PT
beautiful pics
Mungeclimber

Trad climber
Nothing creative to say
  Oct 13, 2011 - 01:32am PT
si
do

Trad climber
New Zealand
  Oct 13, 2011 - 09:03am PT
Glorious photos and vision! Thanks!
Ezra Ellis

Trad climber
North wet, and Da souf
  Oct 13, 2011 - 01:02pm PT
NIce, love the water falls, love it!
Sparky

Trad climber
vagabond movin on
  Oct 13, 2011 - 02:38pm PT
Sweet stuff Mattchew!
mike m

Trad climber
black hills
  Oct 13, 2011 - 04:08pm PT
Great Pics
Sparky

Trad climber
vagabond movin on
  Oct 14, 2011 - 03:56pm PT
Bump.
Brandon-

climber
The Granite State.
  Oct 14, 2011 - 03:58pm PT
Word. I miss the Sierra.
nutjob

Sport climber
Almost to Hollywood, Baby!
  Oct 14, 2011 - 04:01pm PT
Muy bien. Short, sweet, to the point of absolute goodness!
QITNL

climber
  Oct 14, 2011 - 06:21pm PT
Beautiful shots!

(Oops, now I see somebody else said that first!)
matty

Trad climber
under the sea
Author's Reply  Oct 14, 2011 - 07:28pm PT
Thanks for the kind words everyone. I've been working on my photography lately and really enjoy it. Here's a few more:

burned out color
burned out color
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half dome again
half dome again
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Mark Rodell

Trad climber
Bangkok
  Oct 14, 2011 - 08:04pm PT
art, without question. wild what an iphone can capture.
FortMental

Social climber
Albuquerque, NM
  Oct 14, 2011 - 08:24pm PT
Pretty.....


I like pretty pictures!
Vitaliy M.

Mountain climber
San Francisco
  Oct 23, 2012 - 02:47pm PT
How did I miss this TR? Great photos!
10b4me

climber
  Oct 23, 2012 - 03:55pm PT
I agree, how did I miss this post. great pics.
are those burned trees on the way to Rainbow Falls?
Ezra Ellis

Trad climber
North wet, and Da souf
  Oct 23, 2012 - 07:38pm PT
Nice pics, thanks for the bump vitality!
matty

Trad climber
under the sea
Author's Reply  Oct 25, 2012 - 02:49pm PT
good eye 10b4me, those are indeed on the way to the falls.
Anonym Astmatiker

Ice climber
Trondheim, Norway
  Oct 25, 2012 - 02:54pm PT
Nice!
rincon

Trad climber
Coarsegold
  Oct 25, 2012 - 03:21pm PT
Bitchen pictures Matty!

Thanks for posting them.
Gal

Trad climber
going big air to fakie
  Oct 25, 2012 - 03:34pm PT
awesome!!!
10b4me

climber
  Oct 25, 2012 - 03:37pm PT
actually Matty, I was there in september, but I have short term memory loss. I thought they looked familiar though.
FRUMY

Trad climber
Bishop,CA
  Oct 25, 2012 - 03:41pm PT
Nice Matty, keep them coming.
Fletcher

Gym climber
A very quiet place
  Oct 25, 2012 - 03:44pm PT
Sublime. Thanks. Good food fer the soul.

10b4me: must be a senior moment, since you didn't miss it the first time. :-) Just check out your post of 10/12/11. Unless that's yer doppelganger posting. Ha ha!

Eric
socialclimber

Trad climber
CA
  Oct 25, 2012 - 04:06pm PT
Thank you for that. Great break in the middle of the day...

Charles
jstn

Trad climber
monrovia, ca
  Oct 25, 2012 - 04:12pm PT
Nice! Many good pictures and especially the climbers on the wall by headlamp.
zBrown

Ice climber
Brujò de la Playa
  Oct 25, 2012 - 06:07pm PT
great photos.

throw in a few words about the trip itself?
micronut

Trad climber
Fresno/Clovis, ca
  Oct 25, 2012 - 06:10pm PT
Spectacular. Way to walk it out. All John Muir style. Thanks for sharing.
mctwisted

Trad climber
e.p.
  Oct 25, 2012 - 07:36pm PT
very inspirational photos matty, thanks!
10b4me

climber
  Oct 26, 2012 - 01:50am PT
Fletcher, see what I told you
SCseagoat

Trad climber
Santa Cruz
  Oct 26, 2012 - 02:03am PT
Made me want to cry...so stunning.


Susan
Sierra Ledge Rat

Mountain climber
Old and Broken Down in Appalachia
  Oct 26, 2012 - 06:21am PT
awesome!
deadly!
Big Mike

Trad climber
BC
  Oct 26, 2012 - 12:05pm PT
Wow matty I missed this one too!!! Your work always blows me away!!!!
Inner City

Trad climber
East Bay
  Oct 26, 2012 - 12:12pm PT
What a great way to start my Friday morning.

Thanks for the Beauty!
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