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Stand Among the Giant Redwoods

Using an infrared camera, Nathan Wirth took some great black & white photos of redwoods from the Lady Bird Johnson Grove in California’s Redwood National Park. I visited several redwood groves last summer and took hundreds of photos, so I can appreciate the difficulty of capturing the size & majesty of these amazing trees on film. Lovely work. (via moss & fog, both of which are abundant in redwood forests) Tags: Nathan Wirth   photography   trees [Author: Jason Kottke]
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World's most instagrammed forests

About a third of the world’s landmass is covered in forest. And in addition to providing important stuff like the oxygen we breathe and habitats for wild animals, they also make for some downright jaw-dropping photographs. From the towering redwoods of California to the cloud forests of Costa Rica, the trees covering our planet can be our most beautiful sites when captured correctly. We took a look at’s study of the 15 most-Instagrammed forests in the world and found some of ...
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20+ spots that will inspire your

California is a state of contrasts — we have ocean, deserts, redwoods, the highest point in the lower 48, the oldest living tree in the world, beer, wine, and everything in between. Head out on the open road, roll down your windows, and take the state in. Editor’s note: These spots are all taken directly from travelstoke®, a new app from Matador that connects you with fellow travelers and locals, and helps you build trip itineraries with spots that integrate seamlessly into Google Maps and Ube...
Tags: Travel, Travel Planning, California, Oregon, La, Beer, Humboldt County, Google Maps, Sonoma, Pacific, Whitney, Pacific Coast Highway, Pacific Ocean, Eureka, Sierra Nevada, Neptune