Entries by Russ Nordstrand

Peaceful Thunder

“Peaceful Thunder” Iris Falls Thunder’s Peacefully along the stretch of Yellowstone’s Bechler River known as the Cascade Corner. This remote waterfalls is one of many waterfalls giving that region it’s unique nickname. Reaching Iris Falls requires an overnight backpack due to it’s remoteness. This image was created on tripod after climbing down a steep embankment […]

Dawn of the First Man

“Dawn of the First Man” “Millions of men have lived to fight, build palaces and boundaries, shape destinies and societies; but the compelling force of all times has been the force of originality and creation profoundly affecting the roots of human spirit.” -Ansel Adams

Hoary Marmot

“Hoary Marmot” Hoary Marmot. Cousin to the more widespread Yellow Bellied Marmot, the Hoary Marmot has a thicker, grey shaggy coat and prefers the higher altitudes and the colder climate of the Northern Rockies.

Alpine Dance

“Alpine Dance” The swirling clouds were locked in an epic Alpine Dance this evening after a torrential rain storm. This image was shot at dusk high in Glacier National Park with a 25 second exposure. Citadel Mountain is on the left and Logan Peak on the right. Just out of sight are the Jackson & […]