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Cactus Rose


Cactus Rose

I took alot of pictures of the cliffs and red rocks, but the sun was not cooperating. This picture of a cactus teeming with pollen,was probably my most enjoyable shot to set up.

Travertine Plates


Travertine Plates

Water cascades on the travertine formations in Havasu Creek

Crowning Glory


Crowning Glory

A prickly Pear Cactus shows of its Crowning Glory with blooms of beautiful Colors

Sedona Valley From Airport Vista


Sedona Valley From Airport Vista

I WIsh I had gone earlier in the fall to this gorgeous place. But ended up going there in november and was treated with amazing colors and was also blessed with plenty of cloud cover to bring out the colors. This was my first trip with my new Canon...

The Odyssey 2


The Odyssey 2

Costa's hummingbird feeding from mexican fencepost cactus blossoms (followed closely by honey bee).

View From A Hill


View From A Hill

View from a hill overlooking Lake Havasu within the Havasu National Wildlife Refuge at sunset. In the background you can see the small community of Desert Hills outside of the city limits of Lake Havasu City in Mohave County.

Sunset On The Marsh


Sunset On The Marsh

Taken from the Arizona side of the Colorado River looking across the marsh in the Havasu National Wildlife Refuge to the California side which is the Chemehuevi Indian Reservation near Havasu Landing, California. Both sides are located in the Mohave...

Nares Lake


Nares Lake

Nares Lake near Carcross, Yukon. My first sunset experience in the Yukon :)

Artists Palette


Artists Palette

ARTISTS PALETTE LOOP,DEATH VALLEY,CA

Nares Lake Landscape


Nares Lake Landscape

Nares Lake near Carcross, Yukon. This was the first sunset I experienced in the Yukon.

The Art Of Nature


 The Art Of Nature

Along the farming districts in the Stillwater valley. These Cottonwood trees are majestic in their simple way. This is after a early season snow as the leaves were still changing...

Morning Light


 Morning Light

A beautiful wetlands nestled in the middle of the Great Basin..

Moon Over Dead Horse Point


Moon Over Dead Horse Point

Moon about to set over Dead Horse Point in Canyonlands National Park, just as dawn is breaking.

Golden Leaves At Barker Dam


Golden Leaves At Barker Dam

A 3 stop HDR assemblage. This unique desert national park has glorious geologic formations and fascinating flora. Fall, winter and spring are ideal times. Spring brings wildflowers. Summer brings temps in the 100's. But it's a dry heat!

Redrocks Of Sedona


Redrocks Of Sedona

Redrocks of Sedona

Conway Summit Hdr


Conway Summit Hdr

Conway Summit is located on Highway 395 along the eastern Sierras in California. This is the combination of three images using Photoshop HDR. Images were taken mid October of this year.

Beauty Among Thorns


Beauty Among Thorns

This a Cholla Flower.

Joshua Tree


Joshua Tree

Forest In Bloom


Forest In Bloom

I was trying to capture the bends along the trail and how they were beautifully framed by the colored leaves

Also labeled: Scenic Routes

Red Rock Landscape


Red Rock Landscape

I was shooting a neat little waterfall when I turned around and saw this beautiful setting with the red rocks and that sky in the backround. I always look behind me, it always amazes me how many great shots you see that you didn't expect.

Canyon Reflections


Canyon Reflections

Also labeled: Forests, Landscapes, Nature, Red, Trees, Water

Storm In The Canyon


Storm In The Canyon

Initially disappointed with our finding the Canyon socked in from a early winter storm, we stayed with it looking for moments of clearing. We were able to come away with some pretty good storm shots, which included this one.

Layers Of Green


Layers Of Green

Boyce Arbortoreum State Park is a fabulous place to explore.

Also labeled: Green

The Wave


The Wave

This is a permit only area. The hike is breathtaking. Reaching the Wave requires trudging through deep sand uphill. Worth every drop of sweat!

Also labeled: Landscapes

Picket Post Mountain


Picket Post Mountain

Picket Post mountain was a lookout peak in the old west during the Apache wars. It has a rich history and a unique beauty that is iconic of the Sonoran southwest. The Sonora is probably the most colorful desert in the world.

Winter In The Red Rocks Of Sedona


Winter In The Red Rocks Of Sedona

Winter in some of the Red Rock formations north of Sedona in Oak Creek Canyon, Arizona.

Through Zion


Through Zion

One of the Southwest's great gems, Zion National Park afforded excellent views of the red Earth against a serene blue sky.

Also labeled: Natural Wonders

Sands


Sands

Striped Stone


Striped Stone

Shot in Nevada's Valley of Fire State Park at sunrise/moonset. A hard rain during the night helped saturate the sandstone and bring out the color.

Orange Glow


Orange Glow

I was out on my acre and noticed this gorgeous light around sunset

Also labeled: Landscapes, Light, Sun & Sky

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