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The American West


The American West

Amador County celebrated their 160th Anniversary this September. To celebrate, a wagon train of 20 covered wagons and as many outriders, traveled for four days at 3 mph from the Shenandoah Valley in Plymouth, to Jackson's Historic Kennedy Mine. We...

Geese Picnicking At The Park


Geese Picnicking At The Park

I was down town when I decided to have lunch at the park, apparently these gees had the same Idea.

Aspen Color


Aspen Color

On the way home from a beautiful weekend in Grand Teton National Park, I noticed this group of Aspen not far off the road heading home. The color and lighting was perfect for a shot of some beautiful Idaho Aspens turning there colors.

Yosemite Falls In Storm


Yosemite Falls In Storm

Prairie Keyhole


Prairie Keyhole

Trailing edge of a thunder storm over the hillside.

Colorful Endings


Colorful Endings

Taken as storm clouds rolled overhead, I started to panic when the lightening was striking very close and I thought my tripod could act as a lightening rod! I became very vigilant in getting some shots and then headed for the car while the rain came down!

Cotton In The Big Sky


Cotton In The Big Sky

"amber Waves"


"amber Waves"

The Horse Barn


The Horse Barn

The pattern in the grass was the first thing that caught my eye an after stopping the clouds and blue sky made me reach for my camera. This was really wide and I cropped it in a HP program that came with my printer.It comes in handy for the quick crop...

Sky -bay And Tree


Sky -bay And Tree

This is one of the last images I shot using Kodak film. ISO was 100 but type is unrecorded. The contrast between the Chesapeake Bay water, the green grass and leaves and sky is what caught my eye.I'll often go to this park and sit by the water and...

Big Sky


Big Sky

Red barns and clouds

Red Mountain And U.s. Basin Get Steamed


Red Mountain And U.s. Basin Get Steamed

Fire Storm


Fire Storm

I took a drive out In Theodore Roosevelt National Park in the evening as I figured there would be a colorful sunset. Some clouds formed and passed to the north east. Then a tornado warning was issued for the area, but nothing formed as the setting...

Tornado


Tornado

What appears to be a funnel cloud forming, appears above a butte on the outskirts of Medora. There was a tornado warning out for the town and people were told to seek shelter, but they went about their business as usual, but watched the cloud. ...

A Land-Away


A Land-Away

Serengeti Skies


Serengeti Skies

A skyful of clouds creates a dramatic backdrop for the endless Serengeti plain. Image made in Serengeti National Park, Tanzania.

Castle Valley


Castle Valley

This picture was taken in May of 2014 between a large thunderstorm warning.

Ute Trail


Ute Trail

ONE VIEW FROM OFF THE UTE TRAIL FROM SUMMER TO WINTER CAMPS AT ABOUT 110OO FT. THE CLOUDS WERE DOWN TO ABOUT 9000 THIS DAY WITH FREQUENT SUNNY OPENINGS. GREAT DAY!!!!!!!!!

Brecon Beacons


Brecon Beacons

The Brecon Beacons (Welsh: Bannau Brycheiniog) is a mountain range in South Wales. In a narrow sense, the name refers to the range of Old Red Sandstone peaks popular with walkers which lie to the south of Brecon. Sometimes referred to as "the central...

Ominious


Ominious

A dark storm cloud is swirling around. Almost looks like a tornado starting to form.

Tempest Meadows


Tempest Meadows

I was driving around watching the storm clouds forming and decided to stop at the Ridgefield Wildlife Refuge to grab a few shots of the storm moving in. Not long after this was taken, it started raining buckets.

Between The Storms


Between The Storms

Lost In The Clouds


Lost In The Clouds

I LOVE HIKING AROUND UPPER HIDDEN VALLEY AND THE UTE TRAIL. ON THIS DAY IT WAS SOCKED IN WITH CLOUDS AT ABOUT 11500FT. I COULD HEAR THE WATER DROPLETS HITTING MY RAIN GEAR AND IT WAS VERY STILL. EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE THES LITTLE HOLES WOULD OPEN UP...

Sunset In Browning


Sunset In Browning

I was staying at a tipi lodge just outside Browning, Montana. A fire had been burning for days in the west. The ashes and the clouds gave a dramatic look to this sunset.

Also labeled: Landscapes

Storming


Storming

Typical stormy afternoon near the Everglades. Captured in Weston, Florida.

On Stage


On Stage

Low clouds traveling over a large grassy area. The houses at a distance are the last populated area before the Everglades. Captured in Weston, Florida.

Fisher Island - Miami, Florida


Fisher Island - Miami, Florida

Fisher Island is a private island located in front of Miami Beach coast line, and can only be accessed by the island's private ferry.

Awakening


Awakening

Mount Reynolds glows in the early morning light, as seen from a nearby peaceful waterfall.

Electricity In The Sky


Electricity In The Sky

October storms building near Big Spring, Texas

Also labeled: Black & White, Scenic Routes

Electricity In The Sky


Electricity In The Sky

October storms building near Big Spring, Texas

Also labeled: Black & White, Scenic Routes

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