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National park photo ops: Here's how to catch sunrise at Crater Lake

From Discovery Point at Crater Lake National Park, the still waters surrounding Wizard Island reflect the faint colors of the sunrise painted on the clouds above. If you're shooting sunrise, be sure to bring a tripod and cable release. When the storm systems are coming and going the colors can...
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