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Rain-clouds Forming


Rain-clouds Forming

I created this image overlooking Palm Springs right after it stopped raining. As we continued hiking, the rain started again. It's times like that when it pays off to have an environmentally sealed camera body.

Footsteps, Great Sand Dunes Np


Footsteps, Great Sand Dunes Np

Footsteps, Great Sand Dunes Np


Footsteps, Great Sand Dunes Np

Landmannalauger, Iceland


Landmannalauger, Iceland

Hikers dwarfed by the majesty of Landmannalauger in Iceland.

Desert View Of The Grand Canyon


Desert View Of The Grand Canyon

Picture taken of the Eastern side of the Grand Canyon from the Desert View Overlook Right after the sun had set.

Gift Of Light


Gift Of Light

The forecast called for sunny skies and no clouds. Around mid afternoon, some clouds began to roll in from the north so I decided to head out and see if anything would happen. I knew there was going to be something spectacular because the clouds had...

Valley Of Fire


Valley Of Fire

Beautiful landscape and very colorful.

The Grand Canyon


The Grand Canyon

Delicate Arch Window


Delicate Arch Window

Just an easy short climb for a whole different view of things.

Delicate Arch Window


Delicate Arch Window

Just an easy short climb for a whole different view of things.

Delicate Arch


Delicate Arch

A hike i will never forget.

Dirt Biking Through The Desert.


Dirt Biking Through The Desert.

Couple of racing bikes leave plume of dust.

Pink Panther


Pink Panther

Late evening light paints the sonoran desert with it's pink hues as a grouping of barrel cacti point upwards to the colorful skies.

Writing On The Wall


Writing On The Wall

Picture of Anasazi petroglyph in Monument Valley

Eye Of God


Eye Of God

The Eye of God is a rock formation 50 miles inside the Navajo Reservation. A guided tour of Antelope Slot Canyon ended with an opportunity to view beautiful red rock formations and prehistoric petroglyphs.

Deserts Of Life


Deserts Of Life

This is a Natural Park of wild beauty declared Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO. A semi-desert landscape of 42,500 acres that shocks and surprises with each new visit. An unusual show southeast of Navarra, Spain that while bare and inhospitable appearance,...

The Wave


The Wave

We got a gift from above, when another shutterbug had won the lottery with 6 slots to enter this area. (Only 20 per day are allowed). Three of his party could not go so he offered the slots to us. So we drove 3.5 hours to meet up with him a couple...

Castle Rock


Castle Rock

The photo is of a rock formation on a cattle ranch off ramp on I-70. I had pulled off the highway to make some adjustment in the vehicle when I saw this rock formation. To the left of the fence was cattle country ( hard to believe cattle could...

Midnight Train To Furnace Creek


Midnight Train To Furnace Creek

Harmony Borax Mines, Death Valley National Park Nov 04, 2011 ~11pm 184 image compilation, 30 second exposures, Nikon D200, Nikkor 10.5 f/2.8, ISO 400, MC-36 intervalometer - half moon in the southwest sky and some artifical light painting on...

Canyon Cloud


Canyon Cloud

There had been rain and clouds over the canyon on this day. The sun finally cam out and this one lone cloud remained below the rim.

Arizona Sunset


Arizona Sunset

Headed out northeast of Phoenix to check out Four Peaks with some fresh snow on November 7, 2011. However; as the light faded the mountains got more and more socked in. In two hours out there I got hailed on twice.....thunder, lightning, and the...

Also labeled: Landscapes, Light, Red, Sun & Sky

A Bird In A Tree


A Bird In A Tree

Just happened to catch this shot quickly.

Texas Tea


Texas Tea

Throughout west Texas there are many of these rigs... While desolate, there is still a great deal going on. You can see the heat in this photo as it's rising in waves.

Cactus Catching Snow


Cactus Catching Snow

Cacuts catching snow

Frozen Leaf


Frozen Leaf

Fresh snow falling winter 2011

Valley Of The Whales


Valley Of The Whales

Also labeled: Exotic Places

Winter Wonderland


Winter Wonderland

Isolation and solitude takes on a new meaning in Utah during the winter season. The red rock landscape that glows with fire on sunny summer days radiates with an almost other-worldly aura after fresh snowfall. This photo was taken inside Bryce Canyon...

Also labeled: Exotic Places

Smooth Transitions


Smooth Transitions

The first light of dawn begins to glow on the Mesquite Dunes of Death Valley.

Courthouse Butte, Sedona Arizona


Courthouse Butte, Sedona Arizona

Rolling Monsoon Rainstorm comes in before sunset with light hitting top of courthouse and some clouds above. Bell Rock in the shadows.

Night In Arches


Night In Arches

Also labeled: Landscapes, Light, Monuments, Nature

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