Now that everyone has a cell phone I see more photos than ever. Unfortunately, most of them have bad lighting, and don't take into account things like exposure, composition, surroundings, and most important the rule of thirds.
The awesome Grand Junction weather is but mere moments away, which means winter hibernators will be shaking off the cobwebs and hitting the outdoors. One of the best ways to get rid of that cabin fever is on the hiking trails. Before you head out trekking the most difficult trails, make sure YOU are prepared.