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Potash Lake Under The Clouds


Potash Lake Under The Clouds

Even heavy cloud cover cannot change the brilliant blue of this potash lake, which contrasts nicely with the detailed billows of the clouds above.

Garden Of The Gods


Garden Of The Gods

The dunes at the entrance to the Garden of the Gods, on the island of Lana'i. Well worth the Jeep rental to go and explore.

Potash Road Vista


Potash Road Vista

With only 36 hours to spend in Moab, UT, I rented a Jeep and took the Potash Road/Shafer Trail route from Moab into Canyonlands National Park. Along the route, you come across the namesake evaporation ponds which are a surreal blue, that must be seen...

Shrouded La Salle


Shrouded La Salle

The clouds above the La Salle Mountains, created a color stratification on the ground to make an interesting composition.

Bisti Clouds


Bisti Clouds

Bisti Badlands after a rainstorm.

Desert Sunset


Desert Sunset

Sunset lit up the cottony clouds with a deep red color

South Tufa With Big Dipper And Northern Milky Way


South Tufa With Big Dipper And Northern Milky Way

It was just a couple days after the new moon, so it was bright enough to illuminate the scene, but not so bright as to wash out the stars. The moon was low on the horizon, about to set, casting long shadows. I love how the Big Dipper is prominent...

Prairie Desert


Prairie Desert

Fisher Towers View


Fisher Towers View

In May 2014 a large thunderstorm was brewing in the Moab, UT area. These are the clouds that were forming over the mountains. Just shortly after this was taken, the storm hit in the area I was in and a flash flood warning went out with 50-60 mph...

Monument Valley Fallstaff Clouds


Monument Valley Fallstaff Clouds

Long Road Home


Long Road Home

Av 1/160 F9.0, 2/3 EV ISO 100, 24-105 24mm 11:45AM

Great Space


Great Space

Av, 24-105L 24mm. 1/200 F10, EV 1/3, ISO 100, 11:24AM

Power In The Desert


Power In The Desert

Av, 1/200 F9.0. EV 0. 24 mm. ISO 100. 11:12 AM. 05.16.2014

Death Valley Layered Clouds And Mountains


Death Valley Layered Clouds And Mountains

Av-1/250 F6.3, EV -2/3. ISO 100, 24-105L 82mm Hand held

Shapes


Shapes

The shape of the rocks isolated against the interesting cloud formations seemed custom-made for black & white conversion

Textures


Textures

The pattern in the clouds both mirrored and accentuated the shape and texture of the surrounding landscape

Also labeled: Blue, Historic Locations, Textures

Daybreak


Daybreak

It certainly is not easy forcing oneself out of bed before dawn but on mornings such as this, when the clouds reflect the colors of the rising sun, it makes being a photographer worthwhile.

Saguaro Solitude


Saguaro Solitude

Arizona would have to be amongst the most spectacular states for sunset photography, and this is evidentiary proof. The lone Saguaro cactus would have been a great subject on its own but becomes magical when silhouetted against the colorful, layered...

Sunrise Arch


Sunrise Arch

The plan was to photograph the iconic image of Mt. Whitney thru the famous arch, but the spectacular & colorful cloud formations dictated the alternate composition

North Rim Storm


North Rim Storm

Sunset on Monsoon clouds from Jumpup Point, North Rim Grand Canyon

Crazy Jug Storm


Crazy Jug Storm

Summer monsoon clouds move over the Grand Canyon. The image was shot from Crazy Jug Point.

Routr 99 Storm


Routr 99 Storm

This was one of those storms which stops you in your tracks. I'm so glad there wasn't much traffic, because my friends an I were standing in the road for some time.

Also labeled: Scenic Routes, Sun & Sky

Hunts Mesa Sunrise


Hunts Mesa Sunrise

Monsoon season is so rewarding in Arizona, and especially in Monument Valley. There are so many clear days. I was thrilled to photograph the Valley from Hunts Mesa with a brilliant sky.When the sky upstages Monument Valley, that is lucky, indeed.

Missing Rainbow


Missing Rainbow

Fascinated by the missing center or the rainbow.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Scenic Routes

Valley Of The Gods


Valley Of The Gods

Also labeled: Natural Wonders

Baja Sky


Baja Sky

Touring the mountains west from kilometer 32 south of San Felipe when the late afternoon sky caught my attention and produced some dramatic photos.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Nature, Sun & Sky

Ribbon Cloud


Ribbon Cloud

After a monsoon rain, clouds were hugging the Santa Catalina Mountain range that extend West to East across the city of Tucson.

Also labeled: Green, Landscapes, Seasons, Sun & Sky

The Laughing Gator


The Laughing Gator

Monsoonal thunderstorm building on the west side of Tucson. Taken from Lemmon Rock fire lookout on south aspect of Mt. Lemmon

Also labeled: Landscapes, Nature

The Laughing Gator


The Laughing Gator

Monsoonal thunderstorm building on the west side of Tucson. Taken from Lemmon Rock fire lookout on south aspect of Mt. Lemmon

Also labeled: Landscapes, Nature

Rising Storm


Rising Storm

This is a shot of the Tucson Mountains in Arizona from Rock Wren Trail near Starr Pass.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Nature

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