Category: Mountain Dreams

The Weight of Mountains

The Weight of Mountains from Studiocanoe on Vimeo. This is a short film about the processes by which mountains are created and eventually destroyed. It is based upon the work of British geographer L. Dudley Stamp, and was shot in Iceland. Physical geography and geology is an enormous and fascinating subject, and this film only […]

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Appalachian Mountain Dreams is an index of posts published on the individual Mountain Dreams State sites (See the list to the right). To read any of the full posts, follow the lin to the state site. To stay updated on this or any of the individual state sites you can follow any of them via RSS of Email feeds […]

Waterfall Digital Photography

One of the most common questions that I’m asked is ‘how do I photograph waterfalls?’ Waterfalls do present themselves as a wonderful and challenging subject matter to photographers. Firstly they’re beautiful places, secondly they are often in tricky lighting situation and thirdly they’re a dynamic subject as they’re moving (and of course movement means a […]

Naturalist Weekend – Grandfather Mountain • North Carolina Mountain Dreams

May 15-16, 2010 The Grandfather Mountain Naturalist Weekend is a fascinating collection of programs and guided walks offered to help guests discover “nature on a whole different level.” Grandfather’s programs pull together presentations of superior quality because our staff has relationships with the top natural resource professionals in the region. These exceptional teachers and interpreters […]

WVDNR Seeks Paintings for 2011 Wildlife Calendar – Press Release | West Virginia Mountain Dreams

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Section is requesting original wildlife art for the 2011 edition of the award-winning DNR Wildlife Calendar, according to Curtis Taylor, Chief of the Wildlife Resources Section of the Division of Natural Resources. The deadline for submission of artwork is Feb. 15, 2010. […]