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Lagoa Verde


Lagoa Verde

An oasis in a permanent lagoon in the middle of sand dunes in The Lençois Maranhenses National Park.

Peek-a-boo


Peek-a-boo

This is a curve-billed thrasher peeking out his nesting area. He didn't know I was stalking him until I got this shot! This was taken at the Desert Botanical Gardens.

Pima Point Sunset


Pima Point Sunset

We had a couple of clear days between snowstorms and were taking images as the sun set at Pima Point. There was a layer of clouds on the western horizon and the sun settled behind them about 30 minutes before official sunset. Since the sweet light...

Hopi Point Sunrise


Hopi Point Sunrise

Winter sunrise at Hopi Point on the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. A passing storm had just dusted the canyon with a light coating of snow.

Peek-a-boo


Peek-a-boo

This is a curve-billed thrasher peeking out his nesting area. He didn't know I was stalking him until I got this shot! This was taken at the Desert Botanical Gardens.

Spider Rock, Canyon De Chelley


Spider Rock, Canyon De Chelley

Sunrise On The Mittens


Sunrise On The Mittens

Sunrise on the Mittens from the overlook at The View Hotel in Monument Valley. I was searching for a different view of this iconic landscape and found it in this image.

Wonders


Wonders

Cave Of Wonders


Cave Of Wonders

"marco!" "polo!"


"marco!"   "polo!"

Peach-faced Lovebirds at play.

Anna's Hummer


Anna's Hummer

Broad-billed Hummer


Broad-billed Hummer

Headed Home


Headed Home

A Sandhill Crane heads to the roost at dusk in a stitched multiple exposure.

Sandmen


Sandmen

Last fall was my first time to play in the Great Sand Dunes of Colorado. I loved everything about it!

Finding Light


Finding Light

Beware Of Those Who Always Insist That You See Everything Eye To Eye


Beware Of Those Who Always Insist That You See Everything Eye To Eye

Neotropic Cormorant comes eye to eye with his meal.

Afternoon Rain


Afternoon Rain

2012 monsoon season. Late afternoon storm allows a bit of filtered light though. Sonoran Desert of Southern Arizona. This is the natural lighting.

Devil's Rock Garden


Devil's Rock Garden

After 12 miles on a desolate dirt road, these unusual rock formations rise from the desert floor.

Toroweap Sunset To The West


Toroweap Sunset To The West

Toroweap

Mojave Star Trails


Mojave Star Trails

The night sky over The Mojave Desert.

Also labeled: Light, Nature, Sun & Sky

Gambel Surprise


Gambel Surprise

Gambel's Quail

Also labeled: Animals, Nature, Wildlife

Granite Dells


Granite Dells

Granite Dells are piles of weathered rock across Watson Lake in Prescott, AZ.

Also labeled: Blue, Landscapes, Natural Wonders, Water

Desert Light


Desert Light

2012 summer monsoon season in Southern Arizona. The rainbow was fading fast with the sun. It was one of the longest lasting and brightest rainbows I've ever seen. As it was fading, I set up the camera and caught lightning in the frame. Timing was...

Road To Borrego


Road To Borrego

A thunderhead looms over the desert town of Borrego Springs on a hot 119 degree summer day.

White Sands


White Sands

I got low on the dune to capture the ripples in the sand leading out to soft rolling dunes in the distance accented by the singular cloud. I was pleased with the composition of the image.

Moon Over Dry Lakebed


Moon Over Dry Lakebed

This ancient Lakebed West of Wilcox Az is dry most of the year. During the monsoon season there can be maybe a couple of inches of water over the entire area. If you do go onto the lakebed you might get stuck, even when it looks dry. Cars and trucks...

Moon Over Dry Lakebed


Moon Over Dry Lakebed

This ancient Lakebed West of Wilcox Az is dry most of the year. During the monsoon season there can be maybe a couple of inches of water over the entire area. If you do go onto the lakebed you might get stuck, even when it looks dry. Cars and trucks...

Gambel's Quail


Gambel's Quail

Male Gambel's quail; taken near sunset. These quail are very common in and around the city but getting close to them enough is another story.

Also labeled: Animals, Nature, Wildlife

Greater Road Runner


Greater Road Runner

While working in west Texas I get to see quite a few road runners doing their chicken run across the back roads, and they never fail to make me laugh. One particular road runner I see quite frequently on my route from work to home, but usually am not...

Also labeled: Animals, Nature, Wildlife

Fire And Lightning


Fire And Lightning

Also labeled: Light, Nature, Sun & Sky

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