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Sunset Sand Walking


Sunset Sand Walking

Lonely Lizard


Lonely Lizard

Greater Earless Lizard (Cophosaurus texanus) out sunning in the Canyon Bottom of Palo Duro Canyon. This area is know as the the "Little Grand Canyon" and spectacular to visit. The canyon temperature was 125 degrees this day according to Park Rangers...

Yuck


Yuck

Moonsoon Dust Storm


Moonsoon Dust Storm

Capture of a late afternoon lightning and dust storm near my home.

Bad Water Black & White


Bad Water Black & White

Second Wave


Second Wave

White Sands Abstract


White Sands Abstract

Lonely in the sand.

Arches


Arches

"Turret Arch" (in the distance) early in the morning, shot through one of the "Double Arch" openings.

Cactus Flower


Cactus Flower

Cactus In The Sky


Cactus In The Sky

Tonto Forest spring 2005,

Crossing Paths


Crossing Paths

Desert Moon


Desert Moon

The almost full moon just before dusk.

Keeping Guard


Keeping Guard

Hummingbird protecting his feeders from invaders.

Tac Sharp


Tac Sharp

Prairie Dog


Prairie Dog

Prairie Dog guarding her home. Taken in the Trexler Game Preserve just Northwest of the Lehigh Valley in Eastern PA. This female Prairie Dog was busy cleaning out her den when she saw that I was about ready to take her photograph. Nothing like...

Desert Flower


Desert Flower

This was taken at the entrance to Kodachrome Basin State Park. ISO 100, f/13, 60mm on a Canon 40d.

Spot Lit Sand Falls


Spot Lit Sand Falls

Took me quite some running back and forth of throwing sand and taking the pic before the sand ran out. But in the end I am happy with the result.

Cactus Flower


Cactus Flower

I was taking pictures in the Cactus garden and thought this was a pretty neat flower

Last Rose Of Summer


Last Rose Of Summer

Summer Berries


Summer Berries

Spring Flow


Spring Flow

Picture was taken after the spring melt on the Virgin river.

Az Palms


Az Palms

Also labeled: Abstract, Nature

Red Rock Crossing


Red Rock Crossing

Tangerine Sunset


Tangerine Sunset

A gorgeous Albuquerque New Mexico sunset in winter.

Golden White Sands


Golden White Sands

I captured this golden sunset at White Sands National Monument in Alamogordo New Mexico in February. The sunsets are spectacular in winter and the temperatures are mild.

Red Rock Glow


Red Rock Glow

Two small plants caught my eye and complemented the red clay of the Badlands behind them. The rising sun gave everything a nice warm glow with strong hints of red.

Also labeled: Grass, Landscapes, Red, Textures

Evening Sun


Evening Sun

The sun's hot rays covering the drought stricken area of the Oklahoma Panhandle.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Light, Nature, Seasons, Sun & Sky

Yuccas In The Sun


Yuccas In The Sun

Evening sun beating down on a dried up yucca plant.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Light, Nature, Seasons, Sun & Sky

Lone Firefighter


Lone Firefighter

While I was in the Badlands NP of South Dakota, a group of firefighters were burning off an invasive species, I was lucky enough to be there for the two days they were carrying out the controlled burns.

Also labeled: Red

Desert Heat


Desert Heat

Ridge Rock Formations taken outside of Moab, UT.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Nature, Scenic Routes

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