The subject was colors — the yellows, reds, and oranges of autumn in the mountains — but how was I to know that one of the most striking shots of the day would be strictly black, white, and shades of gray?
Transiting Guardsman Pass in the Wasatch Range, I always take my photo equipment because you are sure to see some worthwhile mountain scene — especially in fall when the colors run riot. That’s exactly what absorbed me when a sideways glance revealed this compelling composition of clouds closing in on the pass. Life in the mountains — drama with silver linings. (Price Schedule F)