Before finally setting behind the peaks of the Sierra de Guadarrama, the sun casts again its warm light on the mountain range of central Spain. However, temperatures in the Alpine Mountains are already at around zero degrees at the beginning of October.
The first sunlight reaches the Bastei Bridge and the mountain tops of the Elbe Sandstone Massif on a wonderful morning in autumn (mountains from left to right: Papenstein, Gorisch, Lilienstein, Pfaffenstein, Königstein).
On a stormy day in January. The sun is fighting its way through the clouds. The view towards the western horizon is ranging from the granite rocks of the mountain Lugstein to the wooded ridges of the Eastern Ore Mountains.
A stunning red sky over the Saxon Switzerland in late autumn. The high location of the lookout point offers a wide view across innumerable mountain peaks of the Schrammsteine all the way to the River Elbe and the mountains Gorisch, Papenstein and Lilienstein.A stunning red sky over the Saxon Switzerland in late autumn. The high location of the lookout point offers a wide view across innumerable mountain peaks of the Schrammsteine all the way to the River Elbe and the mountains Gorisch, Papenstein and Lilienstein.
Picturesque mountain region at the edge of the ‘Picos de Europa’ National Park in northern Spain. The photograph shows the mountain stream ‘Rio Deva’ from above and below the water surface at one of its many rapids in the sunset light.
The first rays of the rising sun are touching the peaks of the Swiss Alps. This shot shows the rising sun just below the mountain top of the 3610-meter high Üsseren Barrhorn (left). It also offers a view stretching from the mountain peaks of the Bernese Oberland and the Aletsch area all the way to the Rhone Valley and the very first peaks of the Mischabel Mountain Range.
Reprocessed this shot from northern Spain 2010 to give it a more natural look. What do you think?
Photo of an overwhelming spectacle of nature in the sky on a summer day shortly before sunrise. This shot was taken in the unspoiled Picos de Europa National Park in the north of Spain. Old ferns and blossoming brooms make the picture unique.