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Extreme Contrasts


Extreme Contrasts

The Four Peaks Wilderness is visited by a high desert winter storm. The saguaros on the desert floor provided a unique contrast with the snow in the high country. Interestingly, located NE of Phoenix, this area possesses one of the highest...

Desert Beauty


Desert Beauty

All of the beauty of these growing plants within such a hot harsh environment is amazing.....shows us that there is triumph in the harshest of conditions.

Zion Valley


Zion Valley

This photograph of the Virgin River was taken in Zion National Park right after him a large winter storm had passed. I used a very mild HDR technique to blend the high contrast scene.

Mesa Arche


Mesa Arche

Escalante National Forest


Escalante National Forest

Late afternoon sun enhanced the pink pastel colors of the mountain

Escalante National Forest


Escalante National Forest

Late afternoon sun enhanced the pink pastel colors of the mountain

Escalante National Monument


Escalante National Monument

Late afternoon sun illuminated this colorful scene

Bryce Canyon Utah


Bryce Canyon Utah

Taken near sunset. ISO 800; 1/200th sec.@f/5.3.

Bryce Canyon Utah


Bryce Canyon Utah

Taken near sunset. ISO 800; 1/200th sec.@f/5.3.

Nature & Man's Copyed Colors


Nature & Man's Copyed Colors

Man copies Natures Colors

Desert


Desert

The shadows from the clouds caught my eye. I enjoyed watching these shadows move across the foothills like waves.

Spider Rock Snow


Spider Rock Snow

Spider Rock is an 800-foot (240 m) sandstone monolith at the junction of Canyon de Chelly and the smaller Monument Canyon. According to traditional Navajo beliefs, the taller of the two spires is the home of Spider Woman, who lives at its top. Spider...

Boiling Mud Pot In Geothermal Field


Boiling Mud Pot In Geothermal Field

Boiling mud pots in a very active geothermal field near Namafjall Ridge in North Iceland created very unusual colors.

Valley Of Fire


Valley Of Fire

Kokomo


Kokomo

Popular waterfront nightclub, Kokomo, at the London Bridge Resort in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. Colorful lights reflecting in Bridgewater Channel on Lake Havasu.

Saguaro Skeleton


Saguaro Skeleton

These morning clouds made an interesting back drop to this Saguaro Cactus skeleton.

Reclining Juniper


Reclining Juniper

Juniper above the Black Canyon has grown into a graceful shape.

Late Afternoon In The Neighborhood


Late Afternoon In The Neighborhood

Also labeled: Landscapes, Nature, Sun & Sky

Catchin' Some Rays


Catchin' Some Rays

The last of the sun's rays light up the sides of the cliffs along the Colorado River in the Havasu National Wildlife Refuge in Arizona's Mohave Desert.

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

Tomorrow


Tomorrow

Rainbow over Cathedral Rock, Sedona, AZ.

Also labeled: Nature, Red

Thorny Orbs


Thorny Orbs

A cluster of cacti gave the illusions of floating thorny green orbs.The image was taken in the middle of Spring on a sunny day.

Also labeled: Seasons, Green

Twilight In Desert


Twilight In Desert

This is a long exposure of sand dunes with twilight and light painting.

Also labeled: Textures

False Kiva


False Kiva

False kiva on the north end of Canyonlands NP.

Also labeled: Landscapes

Vermillion


Vermillion

An area of eroded,petrified sand dunes near the Wave.

Also labeled: Green, Nature, Red

Saguaro Sunset


Saguaro Sunset

Also labeled: Seasons, Sun & Sky

Joshua Tree Rainbow


Joshua Tree Rainbow

Mountain Of Gold


Mountain Of Gold

Early morning sun shining on the mountains made them look like gold, but my eye was on the colored reflection from those gold colored mountain on the Virgin River.

Lizard Enjoying The Sun


Lizard Enjoying The Sun

During a hike near the campground at Dead Horse Point State Park I saw this colourful lizard enjoying the warm morning sun on top of a rock.It was probably enjoying the scenery just as much as I did.

Also labeled: Animals, Nature, Red

Desert Cant


Desert Cant

Photo was to combine the dramatic appearance of the sky and red rock with the rather subtile appearance of the bush with blue berries.

Crane In The Afterglow


Crane In The Afterglow

Large constuction crane photographed just after sun down near Coolidge AZ

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