And if these mountains had eyes, they would wake to find two strangers in their fences, standing in admiration as a breathing red pours its tinge upon earth's shore.
These mountains, which have seen untold sunrises, long to thunder praise but stand reverent, silent so that man's weak praise should be given God's attention.
-- Donald Miller, Through Painted Deserts: Light, God, and Beauty on the Open Road
Left (summit partially obscured): Longs Peak (elevation 14,259 ft / 4,346 m)
Left-Center: "Keyboard of the Winds" (~13,600 ft / 4,145 m)
Center: Pagoda Mountain (13,497 ft / 4,114 m)
Right: The Spearhead (12,575 ft / 3,833 m)
Extreme Right (summit visible): Chiefs Head Peak (13,579 ft / 4,139 m)
Lake Elevation: 9,940 ft / 3,030 m
Image Captured: Easter Sunrise 2016
Rocky Mountain National Park
The image was made using a Canon EOS 5D Mark II digital body, a Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM lens, at f/7.1 for 1/80 second at 100 ISO.
The raw image file was processed using Adobe Lightroom, Nik Color Efex Pro 4, and Nik Silver Efex Pro 2.
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