One of my favorite places! Crater Lake National Park, OR. A must see during any season- snow shoe around the rim of the crater while there is snow out, backpack along the Pacific Crest Trail during the summer.
The Tip of the Iceburg, Ralph A Clevenger - The image is a composite of four different photos: the iceberg top was shot in Antarctica; the iceberg bottom was shot in Alaska (and was taken above the water); and the sky and water shots are from California.
Tranquility(n): the quality or act of being serene; The person in this picture is meditating and examining the beauty of nature. This is what the Transcendentalists taught people to do, to understand and realize the true beauty of nature.