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Bell Rock In The Morning


Bell Rock In The Morning

Red Rock formation Bell Rock in Cayon Creek photographed early in the morning.

Royal Rainbow


Royal Rainbow

Many people think of going to cooler ground when the temps get warm over the summer. For a photographer, the summer is a magical time to be in the desert. With the right conditions, one can witness some amazing atmospheric conditions and wild monsoon...

Rest Stop


Rest Stop

I got this while at a rest stop in California. When we relocated from New Mexico to California, the roads could get really long

Desolate Occurences


Desolate Occurences

Prickly Pear Cactus Flower


Prickly Pear Cactus Flower

Suagaro Cactus At Sunset


Suagaro Cactus At Sunset

Cabin In The Hills


Cabin In The Hills

A Little Luck


A Little Luck

Sunset Over The Red Rocks Of Utah


Sunset Over The Red Rocks Of Utah

Sunset over the red rocks of Utah

Textures Of Navajoland (2)


Textures Of Navajoland (2)

Rivers of sand provide the foreground for Totem Pole Monument in Monument Valley. The rising sun highlights the textures in the sand while lighting the monuments. Who knows what little desert creatures were scurrying across the dunes before sunrise?

Goosenecks Of The San Juan


Goosenecks Of The San Juan

Just west of Mexican Hat, Utah, the San Juan River makes a series of tight turns, called goosenecks, flowing more than 6 miles over a distance of 1-1/2 miles. Goosenecks State Park provides an amazing vista 1,000 ft. above the river.

Joshua Tree Shooting Star


Joshua Tree Shooting Star

Taken during an almost full moon in Joshua Tree National Park, one of my last frames before leaving managed to capture a shooting star next to the iconic Joshua Tree.

Planet Slat


Planet Slat

Planet Slat


Planet Slat

Life On Mars


Life On Mars

Sunset Sentinel


Sunset Sentinel

One of the enigmatic formations in Arches National Park stands watch during a vibrant sunset.

Sunset Sentinel


Sunset Sentinel

One of the enigmatic formations in Arches National Park stands watch during a vibrant sunset.

Solitude Standing


Solitude Standing

A lone figure walks through the sand dunes at sunrise.

Mission Quarai, Salinas Pueblo Mission National Monument


Mission Quarai, Salinas Pueblo Mission National Monument

Sometime after the abandonment of Mesa Verde in 1300, pueblos began to appear in the Estancia Basin. After the Spanish made contact with the indigenous people in the mid 1500's, they built Missions within the pueblos. These are now known as the...

Petrified Trees, Petrified Forest National Park


Petrified Trees, Petrified Forest National Park

Although the petrified forest, now protected by National Park status, was ravaged by relic hunters and souvenir hunters in the late 1800's and early 1900's, the park still holds much natural and historic beauty.

Saguaros, Saguaro National Park


Saguaros, Saguaro National Park

The Saguaro is an impressive cactus, growing up to 70 feet tall. It takes roughly 80 years before a Saguaro will grow an arm. They can live to be over 150 years old.

Saguaro Monsoon


Saguaro Monsoon

Backpacking through Arizona's Saguaro National Park, this approaching summer monsoon put a speed in our step to seek shelter.

Saguaro Monsoon


Saguaro Monsoon

Backpacking through Arizona's Saguaro National Park, this approaching summer monsoon put a speed in our step to seek shelter.

Mesquite Sand Dunes, Death Valley National Park


Mesquite Sand Dunes, Death Valley National Park

The wind-swept textures of the desert sand mirrors the clouds floating above the Grapevine mountains.

Spider Rock, Canyon De Chelly National Monument


Spider Rock, Canyon De Chelly National Monument

According to Dine (Navajo) legend, Spider Rock is the home of Spider Woman; a spiritual being who helped the Dine when they first moved into the Fourth World.

Sunrise, Thor's Hammer, Bryce Canyon


Sunrise, Thor's Hammer, Bryce Canyon

Thor's Hammer is probably my all time favorite formation in Bryce. I have to shoot it every time I go.

Great Sand Dunes National Park


Great Sand Dunes National Park

From the Sand Dunes Overlook - an easy less than a mile hike from the Pinyon Flats Campgrounds - offers views of the dunes field as well as many of the other eco-systems in the park. Many think of the largest dunes in North America wen considering...

Badwater Sunset, Death Valley


Badwater Sunset, Death Valley

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Dogwoods In The Zion Narrows, Utah


Dogwoods In The Zion Narrows, Utah

Dogwoods In The Zion Narrows, Utah


Dogwoods In The Zion Narrows, Utah

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