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The rising sun shines over El Capitan to illuminate a field of lupine in Yosemite National Park.

After spending much of my time in recent years capturing new photographs, I took some time off from shooting earlier this year to enter a few photo contests. This image has been selected as a semi-finalist in the 2011 Nature's Best Photography Windland Smith Rice International Awards.

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