Mountains are undoubtedly some of the most beautiful creations of nature.
Unlike busy cities, mountains are raw, innocent, majestic, attractive, calm, peaceful, unknown.
Moreover, despite being close to the heavens, mountains nonetheless carry the unmistakeable beauty of this world — the white of snow, the green of forests, the blue of rivers, the sweet of wild fruits…
Finally, albeit distanced from us, mountains still remain reachable and open to those willing to explore.
In this way, mountains exemplify part of the creative process: the willingness to journey into the unknown, away from the comfort zone, and frequently in complete solitude.
Even the spiritual aftereffects of the resulting contact with the beauty of nature are akin to those experienced by creators of all stripes.
But enough with the words.
Let the pictures speak for themselves… Continue reading Mountains