Bacteria Mats cause the wide variety of color seen around hot springs. Bacteria responds differently to different temperatures of the water coming out of mineral rich hot springs.
The Grand Prismatic Spring is a hot spring in Yellowstone National Park. It gets its name from the wide array of colors displayed in the spring. Bacteria causes the formation of colors as the bacteria reacts to changes in the water temperature.
Mesa and Osprey waterfalls are located in and around Yellowstone National Park.
Lodgepole Pines pretty much dominate the landscape in Yellowstone National Park.
Here’s a couple of shots of Lone Star Geyser in Yellowstone National Park.
I got my new telephoto lens just in time before I went…
The turbulent Yellow Stone River carves through the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone. In a sort of tribute to Ansel Adams, I processed this shot in an attempt to capture the ascetic he made popular.
Some dead trees on Bacteria Mats in Yellowstone