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November 2017 top shots: Monthly photo slideshow

Sunday, November 26th, 2017 7:17pm MST

Typically November is a quiet weather month with plenty of nice, fall days but it can also turn wet with healthy doses of snow and moisture.  The wide variety of conditions can create picturesque scenes ranging from blue skies and snow-capped mountains to a wintry wonderland in the metro area. November is the second snowiest […]

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Stunning video captures Colorado’s gorgeous fall colors

Friday, October 21st, 2016 6:22am MST

We happened across this video recently and had to share it. Photographer Jason Hatfield is a transplant to Colorado and has spent recent years filming our fall foliage. The end result? An amazing compilation of the high country in autumn. From Jason’s description: For the 8 years I’ve lived in Colorado, I’ve been most enthralled […]

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Photo: Sunrise casts the snow-capped mountains in pink

Sunday, March 16th, 2014 2:12pm MST

Sunrise this morning cast the mountains from Mount Audubon to Longs Peak in a gorgeous pink / orange.  As seen from Golden Ponds in Longmont.  Image courtesy Tony’s Takes Photography.

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Photo: A snow-covered landscape at sunrise

Saturday, March 8th, 2014 4:08pm MST

We headed out this morning looking for bald eagles at Cherry Creek State Park. Certainly saw LOTS of them but also enjoyed a beautiful morning with the snow-covered trees and blue skies. If you like this image, be sure to check out our photography website at Tony’s Takes.  There is also an accompanying, Facebook page, […]

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Our view while on vacation in southwestern Colorado

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 4:33pm MST

Many folks noticed the lack of new stories post last week other than a photo or two on our Facebook page.  We took the week off for some much needed R & R and were able to enjoy one of our favorite parts of the state. The image below was taken in Gunnison National Forest […]

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Wednesday afternoon brings gorgeous halo around the sun

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 1:40pm MST

Mother Nature can do some pretty amazing things.  Spotted just a bit ago, a 22 degree circular halo around the sun. Halos are caused by ice crystals, usually in cirrus clouds, and are sometimes seen around the sun and moon. As the light hits the crystals it is refracted and reflected at a 22 degree […]

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Photo gallery: Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

Sunday, January 27th, 2013 7:39am MST

Public access to the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge has increased greatly now that they allow visitors to drive their own vehicles through the facility.  We have taken advantage of it over the past couple of weeks and have enjoyed some extraordinary photo opportunities. A wide variety of birds are available for viewing but […]

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