Picture StoryNorth Carolina rarely receives a substantial amount of snow, but on this January day, it did. One of the first questions usually associated with this photograph is, “Is that really North Carolina?” The answer is yes. I left my house around 4 AM with the anticipation of a winter storm blowing in. High up on an exposed portion of the Appalachian Trail, I was alone. Create your personal portfolio page and let us share it monthly to over 400,000 members and followers.