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Artists Point - Monument Valley


Artists Point - Monument Valley

View from Artist's Point - Monument Valley, Navajo Tribal Park

Ayers Rock


Ayers Rock

Ayers Rock at Sunset - Near Ulara, Northern Territory, Australia.

Balloons Everywhere


Balloons Everywhere

Balloon Fiesta, as many as 750 balloons in the air at one time.

High Desert Snow


High Desert Snow

Remnants of a winter storm in the high deserts of Arizona.

Iridescence


Iridescence

Broad-billed Hummingbird

River Of Fire


River Of Fire

Sand abstract taken at sunset in White Sands National Monument

Flat Iron At Sunset


Flat Iron At Sunset

The Superstition Mountains is the home to the Lost Dutchman Mine. This shot was taken this spring as twilight crept upon the face of Flat Iron Rock.

Rock Climber At Garden Of The Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado


Rock Climber At Garden Of The Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Rock climbing is a popular sport at Colorado Spring's Garden of the Gods.

Skyline Arch, Arches National Park, Utah


Skyline Arch, Arches National Park, Utah

Skyline Arch and Cedar tree from Arches National Park during an early spring morning.

Pala Duro Canyon State Park Monochrome


Pala Duro Canyon State Park Monochrome

Out of the flat lands of north central Texas drops an incredible canyon and state park known as Pala Duro Canyon.

Delicate Arch, Arches National Park, Utah


Delicate Arch, Arches National Park, Utah

Arches National Park's iconic Delicate Arch during an early spring late afternoon.

Elephant Butte


Elephant Butte

Winter is the best season to visit Monument Valley - no crowds, no dust, no heat, and beautiful contrast between red rocks and snow.

Blue Egret


Blue Egret

Picture taken at Gilbert Water Ranch, where several artificial lakes provide home to lots of water birds.

View Of Superstition Mountains


View Of Superstition Mountains

Superstition mountains and blue Arizona sky reflected in one of the lakes at Gilbert Water Ranch, just before the sunset.

Artists Point - Monument Valley


Artists Point - Monument Valley

Monument Valley 2


Monument Valley 2

Great Sand Dunes 3


Great Sand Dunes 3

Natural Bridge In Slot Canyon


Natural Bridge In Slot Canyon

This natural bridge was formed inside a slot canyon in the Dry Fork area of Escalante. Just before reaching the natural bridge, we encountered two rattlesnakes in one of the narrower parts of the slot canyon. It was well worth the struggle to get...

Also labeled: Landscapes, Natural Wonders

The Twist


The Twist

photo was taken at the slot canyon of Page arizona. this is the lower canyon and the best time is mid day between 11am and 1:30om when the sun shines through down into the bottom of the canyon. the lower canyon doesn't present the beams of light as...

Spotlight


Spotlight

photo was taken at the slot canyon of Page arizona. mid day between 11am and 1:30om when the sun shines through in beams down into the bottom of the canyon. photo was taken using a tripod and bracketing the exposures.

The Twist


The Twist

photo was taken at the slot canyon of Page arizona. this is the lower canyon and the best time is mid day between 11am and 1:30om when the sun shines through down into the bottom of the canyon. the lower canyon doesn't present the beams of light as...

Spotlight


Spotlight

photo was taken at the slot canyon of Page arizona. mid day between 11am and 1:30om when the sun shines through in beams down into the bottom of the canyon. photo was taken using a tripod and bracketing the exposures.

Also labeled: Natural Wonders

Dawn On The Sierra


Dawn On The Sierra

Just before the dawn broke on the Sierra crest, taken from the Alabama Hills, outside Lonepine, CA.

Also labeled: Light

Afterglow


Afterglow

After sunset, the anti-twilight lit up the sky over the Sacramento Mountains.

Slot Canyon Colors


Slot Canyon Colors

The light in upper Antelope Canyon from 11am to 2 pm can be astounding - warm reds and oranges down to blues. Sufficient depth of field and low ISO result in longer exposures and more intense colors.

Slot Canyon Colors


Slot Canyon Colors

The light in upper Antelope Canyon from 11am to 2 pm can be astounding - warm reds and oranges down to blues. Sufficient depth of field and low ISO result in longer exposures and more intense colors.

Prickly Pear Cactus Flower


Prickly Pear Cactus Flower

Also labeled: Blooms

Horseshoe Bend


Horseshoe Bend

Iconic Horseshoe Bend guides the Colorado River through Najajo sandstone near Page, Arizona. Very hot in the summer!

Also labeled: Landscapes, Natural Wonders, Nature

Merrick Butte, Monument Valley,az


Merrick Butte, Monument Valley,az

Rock Formations. Some movie history.

Wonderful Day


Wonderful Day

Also labeled: Landscapes

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