Where: Food editor Amanda M. Faison captured this view toward Aspen from the Continental Divide on Independence Pass after an early-season snow.
Where: On an autumn day, senior editor Natasha Gardner used her new camera in Rocky Mountain National Park to capture this image of a forest's life cycle.
Where: Associate editor Daliah Singer snapped this picture while riding the luxurious Telluride gondola, which connects the mountain’s activities with the quaint town's laid-back restaurants and shops.
Where: Colorado’s contrast of colors is displayed on Kebler Pass in September between the changing Aspen leaves and the mountain snow, as caught in this snapshot taken by senior associate editor Daliah Singer.
Where: Come fall, people tend to look up at the changing aspens, but in this autumn shot, senior editor Natasha Gardner focused down, toward the changing colors of the grasses in Rocky Mountain National Park.
Where: Air Force’s mascot (known simply as “the bird”) dives into the Falcons football stadium. Senior editor Natasha Gardner took this during an Air Force football game. Tip: Watch the Falcons take on the Navy Midshipmen on October 4.
Where: From a bridge over calm water, features editor Lindsey B. Koehler photographed the changing autumn leaves falling into the Arkansas River near Salida, Colorado.
Where: Features editor Lindsey B. Koehler caught the vibrant colors along the Gunnison River just outside of the Blue Mesa Reservoir during a drive to Telluride.