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Mount Rainier as seen from a plane.

Mount Rainier as seen from a plane.

A coyote watches from the side of the road in Death Valley National Park

A coyote watches from the side of the road in Death Valley National Park

Sun pours in through the dome of the capitol rotunda in Washington D.C.

Sun pours in through the dome of the capitol rotunda in Washington D.C.

A peaceful bayside scene at Fishermans Wharf in San Francisco.

A peaceful bayside scene at Fishermans Wharf in San Francisco.

Supernaturally green hills of North East Washington near the Canadian border.

Supernaturally green hills of North East Washington near the Canadian border.

Sunset casts a pastel light over a silhouetted Las Vegas Strip.

Sunset casts a pastel light over a silhouetted Las Vegas Strip.

Mount Rainier looms in the background of the Seattle skyline.

Mount Rainier looms in the background of the Seattle skyline.

A mountain peak on the eastern side of Las Vegas.

A mountain peak on the eastern side of Las Vegas.

A distressed and waving landscape of stone overlooking the Death Valley basin.

A distressed and waving landscape of stone overlooking the Death Valley basin.

A climber swings from an overhanging rock while his partner rests below.

A climber swings from an overhanging rock while his partner rests below.

A lone monument rises above the plains of Moument Valley in Utah.

A lone monument rises above the plains of Moument Valley in Utah.

A butterfly rests on the rocks in Great Basin National Park.

A butterfly rests on the rocks in Great Basin National Park.

A bee goes about his business visiting the flowers of Great Basin National Park.

A bee goes about his business visiting the flowers of Great Basin National Park.

A lizard poised for action in the Spring Mountains of Nevada.

A lizard poised for action in the Spring Mountains of Nevada.

Bryce Canyon Hoodoos

Bryce Canyon Hoodoos

A cliff diver jumps into the blue waters of The Colorado River at Willow Beach.

A cliff diver jumps into the blue waters of The Colorado River at Willow Beach.

A train passes through a desolate Nevada wilderness.

A train passes through a desolate Nevada wilderness.

A fisherman takes a break along the Colorado River a few miles south of the Hoover Dam.

A fisherman takes a break along the Colorado River a few miles south of the Hoover Dam.

Clouds at sunset over Henderson,NV.

Clouds at sunset over Henderson,NV.

The winding path of US Route 93 in Arizona.

The winding path of US Route 93 in Arizona.

A lava flow from atop one of the Kelbaker Cone Volcanos.

A lava flow from atop one of the Kelbaker Cone Volcanos.

Two small figures are dwarfed by the massive Mesquite Sand Dunes in Death Valley National Park.

Two small figures are dwarfed by the massive Mesquite Sand Dunes in Death Valley National Park.

A blazing sun sets over the Mesquite Sand Dunes of Death Valley.

A blazing sun sets over the Mesquite Sand Dunes of Death Valley.

Sun washes out the distant mountains in the Mojave National Preserve.

Sun washes out the distant mountains in the Mojave National Preserve.

Vaillancourt Fountain in San Francisco in Embarcadero Plaza .

Vaillancourt Fountain in San Francisco in Embarcadero Plaza .

Panorama of Alcatraz Island

Panorama of Alcatraz Island

A VW bus passes in front of the famed Golden Gate Bridge.

A VW bus passes in front of the famed Golden Gate Bridge.

A hungry duck trolls for food in a small pond.

A hungry duck trolls for food in a small pond.

Panorama view from visitors center of Sun Lakes- Dry Falls State Park.

Panorama view from visitors center of Sun Lakes- Dry Falls State Park.

A dog with stunning eyes displays heterochromia at a farm in north eastern Washington state.

A dog with stunning eyes displays heterochromia at a farm in north eastern Washington state.

A narrow road twists towards imposing mountains of Red Rock in Nevada.

A narrow road twists towards imposing mountains of Red Rock in Nevada.

A painted rock near the entrance to Mount Whitney.

A painted rock near the entrance to Mount Whitney.

A small stream drains from the eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains near the Mount Whitney Portal entrqance.

A small stream drains from the eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains near the Mount Whitney Portal entrqance.

A bird poses in a tree.

A bird poses in a tree.

Cute campsite friend at Tuttle Campground in the eastern Sierra Nevada.

Cute campsite friend at Tuttle Campground in the eastern Sierra Nevada.

Smoke pours from a raging fire in the Spring Mountains outside of Las Vegas.

Smoke pours from a raging fire in the Spring Mountains outside of Las Vegas.

Snow remaining in to the late summer of the Wyoming highlands.

Snow remaining in to the late summer of the Wyoming highlands.

A storm rolls in over Zion National Park.

A storm rolls in over Zion National Park.

A buffalo is confronted by a park ranger at Yellowstone National Park.

A buffalo is confronted by a park ranger at Yellowstone National Park.

A fast flowing Snake River just south of Jackson, WY.

A fast flowing Snake River just south of Jackson, WY.

Old Faithful erupts on schedule in Yellowstone National Park.

Old Faithful erupts on schedule in Yellowstone National Park.

Snow remains late in to the season in Wyoming near Yellowstone National Park.

Snow remains late in to the season in Wyoming near Yellowstone National Park.

Hidden Lake in Glacier National Park.

Hidden Lake in Glacier National Park.

Stephen Castle

Stephen is a software developer living in Las Vegas Nevada. He is the creator of notable.vegas, a review app for off strip Las Vegas restaurants. He is also the maintainer of OpenMob, an open source web framework for 501c charitable organizations. In his spare time he writes about geology, ecology, technology, and politics.