Early morning light illuminates Hidden Valley, near some of the world's most famous petroglyphs.
You are perched 3,000 feet above the Colorado River on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. In this spot the canyon walls are only 1 mile apart with great views to the west for sunset and to the east for sunrise.
You are perched 3,000 feet above the Colorado River on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. In this spot the canyon walls are only 1 mile apart with great view to the west for sunset and to the east for sunrise.
Fall afternoon at Valley of Fire State Park in Nevada. Taken near Rainbow Vista viewpoint.
This area in Anza Borrego State Park, CA. is a dry lake bed. Copious amounts of rain fell that winter season. Twenty three inches fell where typically the park may only recieve four inches average. I had been here many springs before and usually there...
There is a reason people get up at 4:30am in the summer in Moab. I decided on a straight up classic composition.
Hiking around Blue Mesa looking for keystone arch- It's not on the maps I found this view of the hoodoo like structures that can be found all over the park.
Sunset just off the main road but away from the crowds.
Ancient Juniper on brothers ranch in Crook county
Superstition Mt.Apache Junction.February 2011 first time in 30 years the rare snowfall came so low to the desert floor.
The desert cliffs of Southern Utah.
On the road driving through Capitol Reef National Park. I was struck by the multiple layers of color on this beautiful drive.
One of my favorite subjects to photograph are cholla's. Specifically teddy bear cholla's. No other cacti can hold luminance better than these during the early morning and late evening hours. To get this shot I had to position myself extremely close to...
Mammatto-Cumulus Clouds, Sunset, Panorama Point, Capitol Reef National Park, Utah. This ominous late summer storm approaches the red rock strata of Capitol Reef National Park in Utah. The spectacular landscape is bathed in the last glow of sunset.
Sunset, Escalante Grand Staircase National Monument, Utah. Driving between Calf Creek and Boulder, Utah along one of the last built highways in the continental U.S. this sunset started to develop. The problem became finding an un-obscured vantage...
Setting Moon at Sunrise, Winter, Green River Overlook, Canyonlands National Park, Utah. It is a long drive from Moab in the predawn darkness, and a bit of a hike over the slickrock with a large format camera slung over your back, to get to this spot...
Winter Sunrise, Towers of the Virgin, Zion National Park, Utah. A somewhat rare snow storm put a fine dusting of snow on the iconic Towers of the Virgin in Zion National Park, while clearing storm clouds still hang on the cliffs at sunrise. The...
Just after sundown, a climber atop Intersection Rock readies his belay for his partner in the large crevice just below him. They camped for the night on top of this rock.
A place called Redlands Viewpoint, on the northern approach to Monument Valley in Utah on US route 163.
Last part of my trip I drove near the mountain range hoping for some nice color on the peaks and I was not disappointed. This sweet light lasted just long enough for one image. A cloud moved in front of the sun and that was that. At least I made...
Sunrise at Horseshoe bend, AZ
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A long exposure image of a sunset at Abiquiu lake, new mexico
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The tail end of a storm creates some dramatic light in the sonoran desert. With cloudy skies all over I was hoping for there to be a break in the clouds. Once I saw the mountains start to ignite I noticed that these barrel cactus began to glow like...
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