First light of the day at Dead Horse Creek, Mount Rainier National Park.

Washington, United States.

Nikon D800, ISO 100, 6 seconds, f/22 @ 16mm.


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I am a passionate photographer, based in the Seattle area. The beautiful Pacific Northwest landscape is my main source of inspiration.

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  • fauselr
    fauselr11 months ago


  • Thanks!

    – Dan Mihai

  • Evita
    Evita11 months ago

    Very beautiful !!! ☺♥

  • Thanks Evita!

    – Dan Mihai

  • Charmiene Maxwell-batten
    Charmiene Maxw...11 months ago

    how wonderful this is!!!!!!

  • Glad you liked this image Charmiene – thank you!

    – Dan Mihai

  • Bette Devine
    Bette Devine11 months ago

    Beautiful new day in a beautiful land!

  • Thank you very much Bette!

    – Dan Mihai

  • gail woodbury
    gail woodbury11 months ago

    What a beautiful scene Dan – Love this xx

  • Happy to hear that you enjoyed this image Gail, thanks!

    – Dan Mihai

  • Tina Hailey
    Tina Hailey11 months ago

    wow what a beautiful capture. perfect in everyday

  • You are very kind Tina, thank you!

    – Dan Mihai

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixon11 months ago

    Natures Paintbrush Group
    Beautiful Work

  • Thanks for the warm welcome Ann!

    – Dan Mihai

  • Lorelle Gromus
    Lorelle Gromus11 months ago

    Magical scenery. Well done Dan!

  • Thanks for your feedback Lorelle!

    – Dan Mihai

  • Arfan Habib
    Arfan Habib11 months ago

    Charming scene. Love the light in this. Magnificent capture Dan!

  • I appreciate your kind thoughts Arfan!

    – Dan Mihai

  • Laurie Search
    Laurie Search11 months ago

    Wow, this is gorgeous, Dan!!! I love all those beautiful, colorful wildflowers!!!!

  • Thank you Laurie! It is a great place to explore!

    – Dan Mihai

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