Target Specific:

Merced River / Yosemite, California - perspective: from the camera's perspective as shown in the photograph below (at the moment that the below photograph was taken, 1998)

Target Description:

As per the photograph below. This is a highly mountainous region.

Here is the photograph of the target:

Merced River, Yosmite National Park

Here are the SAM input data for the target:

surface: surface
surface: irregular topology
land: land
land: natural
land: irregular topology
land: steep peaks
water: water
water: land/water interface
atmospherics: natural smells
natural object(s): natural object(s)
natural object(s): on a surface
mountain: mountain(s)
mountain: one
mountain: multiple
light: bright
environment: natural
environment: extensive foliage
sounds: noticeably quiet
temperatures: moderate
dominant session elements: natural environment
sketches: natural object on a surface
sketches: sloping or peaking base surface(s)
sketches: extensive foliage
sketches: extensive water







Photographer: Rolfe Horne.