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  1. Bedding

    Snapshot Title: Bedding
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Martinsburg Formation at Guard Hill, north of Front Royal, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    in Ordovician flysch - turbidites shed off the Taconian Orogen to the east.



  2. Sense of scale

    Snapshot Title: Sense of scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Massanutten Sandstone exposed on Fort Valley Road
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Mechanical pencil with cm-scale demarcations.



  3. Sense of scale

    Snapshot Title: Sense of scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Martinsburg Formation at Guard Hill, north of Front Royal, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Mechanical pencil with cm demarcations.



  4. Folds?

    Snapshot Title: Folds?
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: profil
    Image Owner: Blaž Vičič



    Description:

    Are these fold hinges?



  5. Amphibole

    Snapshot Title: Amphibole
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Amphibolite from Great Falls, MD
    Image Owner: Robin Rohrback-Schiavone



    Description:

    The mineral that's the namesake of the rock.



  6. Garnets

    Snapshot Title: Garnets
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Another Column at YMCA Camp Harrison, North Carolina
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    This rock has been metamorphosed!



  7. Stephen

    Snapshot Title: Stephen
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Lunch on day 2 of the Inner Piedmont trip
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    looking skeptically at Dwight?



  8. Dwight

    Snapshot Title: Dwight
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Lunch on day 2 of the Inner Piedmont trip
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    animatedly discussing structural geology, no doubt.



  9. Grand poobah of southern Appalachian structure

    Snapshot Title: Grand poobah of southern Appalachian structure
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Lunch on day 2 of the Inner Piedmont trip
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Bob Hatcher, University of Tennessee



  10. The boss

    Snapshot Title: The boss
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Lunch on day 2 of the Inner Piedmont trip
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Arthur Merschat, USGS. Our field trip leader.



  11. Sense of scale

    Snapshot Title: Sense of scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Another Column at YMCA Camp Harrison, North Carolina
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Pencil!



  12. Mylonitic flow

    Snapshot Title: Mylonitic flow
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Another Column at YMCA Camp Harrison, North Carolina
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Check out how the foliation wraps around these two augen!



  13. Outflow from the lake

    Snapshot Title: Outflow from the lake
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Overlook, YMCA Camp Harrison, North Carolina
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



  14. Walker Top Granite

    Snapshot Title: Walker Top Granite
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Column at YMCA Camp Harrison, North Carolina
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    with deformed porphyroclasts.



  15. Garnets

    Snapshot Title: Garnets
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Column at YMCA Camp Harrison, North Carolina
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



  16. Pencil for scale

    Snapshot Title: Pencil for scale
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Column at YMCA Camp Harrison, North Carolina
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    with cm demarcation.



  17. Shadow of the Tower

    Snapshot Title: Shadow of the Tower
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View west from Woodstock Tower, October 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



  18. Wild grapes

    Snapshot Title: Wild grapes
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View west from Woodstock Tower, October 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Out of focus in this GigaPan, but here is a shot where they are in focus and in context:
    twitter.com/callanbentley/status/260034888168796160/photo/1/large Will open in a new tab or window



  19. Tractor trailer

    Snapshot Title: Tractor trailer
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View west from Woodstock Tower, October 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    on Interstate 81



  20. Little North Mountain

    Snapshot Title: Little North Mountain
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View west from Woodstock Tower, October 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    defining the WNW side of the Shenandoah Valley



  21. Downtown

    Snapshot Title: Downtown
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View west from Woodstock Tower, October 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Woodstock, Virginia



  22. Furrows

    Snapshot Title: Furrows
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View west from Woodstock Tower, October 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    in the field



  23. Reflection

    Snapshot Title: Reflection
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View west from Woodstock Tower, October 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    in the North Fork of the Shenandoah River



  24. Silo

    Snapshot Title: Silo
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View west from Woodstock Tower, October 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



  25. Cows

    Snapshot Title: Cows
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: View west from Woodstock Tower, October 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    Black & white



  26. The Blue Ridge

    Snapshot Title: The Blue Ridge
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Page Valley, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    to the east-southeast



  27. Route 211

    Snapshot Title: Route 211
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Page Valley, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



  28. Short Horse Mountain

    Snapshot Title: Short Horse Mountain
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Page Valley, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



  29. Vulture

    Snapshot Title: Vulture
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Page Valley, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



  30. Strickler Knob

    Snapshot Title: Strickler Knob
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Page Valley, Virginia
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



  31. More red

    Snapshot Title: More red
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    :)



  32. Good color

    Snapshot Title: Good color
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    in here



  33. Red

    Snapshot Title: Red
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    good tree



  34. Yellow

    Snapshot Title: Yellow
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    vibrant!



  35. Horses

    Snapshot Title: Horses
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    in a herd



  36. Herd

    Snapshot Title: Herd
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    of horses



  37. Horse

    Snapshot Title: Horse
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    of course



  38. Cater Lane

    Snapshot Title: Cater Lane
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    sign



  39. Mine Gap

    Snapshot Title: Mine Gap
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



  40. Duncan Gap

    Snapshot Title: Duncan Gap
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Fall colors in Fort Valley, October 16, 2012
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    .



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