top of page

Behind the shot - Alturas Lake Stanley,Idaho

Alturas Lake outside of Stanley, Idaho is a perfect place to Start a day of photography in the Stanley basin. Today’s behind the shot is about a thought that I truly believe in. When we are in a place as spectacular as Idaho we think we need to look for broad vistas, grand landscapes. I mean we left the city we came to the mighty west SHOW ME SOMETHING BIG. But remember as we are rushing around looking for that grand landscape, take a little time to look down and around you. Blur out the big picture look for color, textures and light in small spaces. When this photo was made I was all set up to shoot this large landscape of the lake and the Sawtooths as I was waiting for the light I took the time to turn around go on a 30 sec walk and found this scene. I spent the next hour working this small section of lake grass. Remember take the time to look around, and enjoy the small things..


Featured Posts
Check back soon
Once posts are published, you’ll see them here.
Recent Posts
Search By Tags
No tags yet.
Follow Us
  • Facebook Classic
  • Twitter Classic
  • Google Classic
bottom of page