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From the April 2006 Conservationist

Adirondack Waters

By Mark Bowie

scenic sunset over Adirondack lake

"To me, nature photography is an optimistic pursuit of beauty, a passionate journey. I'm forced to look inside myself for what truly moves me. Though I let my instincts lead me, nature routinely puts more creative possibilities on the palette than I could have envisioned. That's life-affirming and enriching."---Mark Bowie

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Photo: Mark Bowie, from His book Adirondack Waters