Last Friday I made it up to Mt Hood to catch the sunrise. I left Portland at about 4:30 AM to drive to the mountain and snowshoe up to this location. It was a beautiful morning and the duration of sunrise color was amazing. The horizon started glowing about 45 minutes prior to sunrise and just kept getting better until the sun came up. This is some of the most dramatic light I've experienced on the mountain.
If you have a few moments, please click on the link below to see my favorite images from 2012. I hope you enjoy the images. Cheers to 2013!