The Stanley Hotel

Picture by gwigler

  • Estes Park, CO, USA

  • 649
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  • April 19, 2021
  • Shooting Style Hand Held
  • Shoots Number
  • Exposures Number -2, 0, +2
  • Editing Software Lightroom / Photomatix Pro
  • File Format RAW
  • Notes
Colorado Stanley Hotel Rocky Mountains Estes Park


19 Apr 00:00

Late afternoon shot of the hotel after snow storm previous day.

20 Apr 00:50

Hi Greg, always like captures of the Stanley. I found the background mountain range a bit TOO BLUE IMHO. Thanks for posting.

Updated 20 Apr 01:15

@digicam At this altitude of 7,500 feet, you get blue, those mountains are called Lumpy Ridge, and are about two miles behind the hotel, so much is due to the atmospheric compression. Also much moisture in the air due to snow storms, melting snow. That is where the blue comes from on long lenses. Having a white out as I write this......what happened to spring?

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