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WALTER SCRIPTUNAS II

Our contributing photographers capture the drama and splendor of mountain excursions. Read more

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Pat and Chuck Blackley

Our contributing photographers present the mountains the way they used to be, and still are in spots. Read more

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Matt Cuda

Matt Cuda lives in North Carolina and specializes in nature photography. See much more of his work at mattcuda.com. Read more

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Dana Foreman

Is there a more poignant splash of color in the mountain landscape than the bloom of rhododendron? Dana Foreman’s images suggest perhaps not. See more of her work at dana-foreman.pixels.com. Read more

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Building a following. Photographer Jared Kreiss captures the mysteries of East Tennessee and beyond. Read more

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Kevin Adams

The images of long-time friend of the magazine Kevin Adams have graced the pages of Blue Ridge Country for decades. We consider ourselves lucky to run a few more in this edition. Read more

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Randall Sanger

Undiscovered Falls of Virginia and West Virginia A new book presents great photos and visitation info for hundreds of falls. We present sneak peeks of a few of the lesser-known. photography By randall sanger Read more

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Debra Vanderlaan, Celebrate Life Gallery

Echoes from earlier times commingle with soft fall light to create the romance of the covered bridge. Read more

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Sallie J. Woodring Photography

If you loved Sallie J. Woodring's photo essay in our May/June 2016 issue here are even more stunning summer images we didn't have room to show you in print! Read more

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Kevin Adams

If you loved the photo essay in our Nov./Dec. 2015 issue then check out even more stunning photos and great photography tips here! Read more

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Michele Sons

View more breathtaking images from Southwest Virginia photographer Michele Sons that we did not have the space to bring you in our Sept/Oct 2015 issue! Read more

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Naresh Balaguru

Come the warmest months, we have tendency to seek out the coolest spots, and in this part of the country that means mountaintops and waterfalls. Let's visit a few. Read more

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See more inspiring scenes from Jim Ruff we didn't have the space to share in our Jan/Feb 2015 issue! Read more

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Danny Redd

Take a look back at these great fall photos sent in by readers like you. Our thanks to all who submitted their images! Read more

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Jim Ruff

Click here to see even more beautiful photos from Jim Ruff's September/October 2014 Fall Foliage photo essay! Read more

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Robert Stephens

Click here for even more beautiful photos from Robert Stephen's July/August 2014 photo essay! Read more

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Looking Glass Falls

Kevin Adams

"Waterfall Guy" Kevin Adams, author of "North Carolina Waterfalls," has also become a master night photographer and, with Bill Lea, is founder of WNC Foto Fest, held in September near Asheville. Read more

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Late Fall Beauty

Lori Kincaid

The leaves linger here and there, the air is crisp and carries just a hint of flurries overnight. It’s the delightful, poignant end to a season. Read more

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Swallowtail in Flight

Rob Travis

Spring and summer wildflowers attract us with their beauty. they attract flying creatures with color, scent and sustenance. Read more

We generally start with what we hear as the overall hope of our readers: a beautiful scenic photograph in the mountains. Read more

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