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Vestrahorn


Vestrahorn

We'd intended to photograph Vestrahorn at sunset, but instead the fog rolled in before it started to rain.

Monumental Monument Valley


Monumental Monument Valley

A Navajo on horseback at Ford's point. A scene depicted in many of John Ford's westerns with John Wayne. Most recently in the Lone Ranger with Johnny Depp.

Half Dome In B&w


Half Dome In B&w

Yosemite National Park offers some of the most interesting landscape photography opportunities in the United States. Half Dome is, perhaps, one of the most photographed rock outcroppings in the world.

A Millennium Of Wind


A Millennium Of Wind

Over a thousand years of the most extreme weather imaginable. Some of these Bristlecone Pine trees are over a thousand years old.

Early Morning


Early Morning

Weekend Opener


Weekend Opener

OPENING WEEKEND FOR TRAILRIDGE ROAD IN ROCKY MT NATIONAL PARK. THEY FINALLY OPENED THE GATE AT ABOUT 9 AM AFTER CLEARING PRIOR EVENINGS SNOW AND ICE MELTING OFF RD. BROUGHT MY SNOWSHOES AND HIKED ABOUT 5 MILES. THIS IS ONE OF MY FAVORITE VIEWS...

Catch A Falling Star


Catch A Falling Star

Skeletons of ancient bristlecone giants reach for the heavens as a burning meteor skims across the black Colorado sky. The meteor was entirely fortuitous as there were no major meteor showers occurring at the time of capture. It was also good fortune...

Black Oaks And El Capitan


Black Oaks And El Capitan

This was one of those days where there's not enough memory in your cards to capture the beauty of Yosemite. This was taken after a winter storm that dumped a couple feet on Yosemite. Within minutes of this shot there was an avalanche on the left side...

On Top Of The World


On Top Of The World

I took this shot on top of Stone Mountain which is a place that makes you feel like you are on top of the world. The rock formations also look like you are on mars. There were a few lonely looking trees on the top of the mountain and the sun happened...

Layers Of Harmony


Layers Of Harmony

Taken following a snowstorm blanketing the mountains and sand dunes in The Great Sand Dunes National Park. The layers of snow and the clouds hovering over the mountains, added to this dramatic scene begging to be revealed in black and white. This...

Kayak & Dead Tree's In B&w


Kayak & Dead Tree's In B&w

A Kayaker paddles along the shore in Manasquan Reservoir in NJ. The clouds were AWESOME I knew that this would make a great B&W scene so I shot from a low angle almost lying down on the bank to get a lot of sky. the dead trees added to the shadows.

Scenic Route, Valley Of Fire State Park


Scenic Route, Valley Of Fire State Park

Taken with a Nikon D 7100 and Nikkor Zoom Lens (18-200 mm.)with a Hoya Circular Polarizer. I used a Gitzo Tripod and Arca-Swiss Head. The ISO was 200, F/25, a/40th, and focal length + 70 mm..

Afternoon At Th Bentonite Hills


Afternoon At Th Bentonite Hills

Taken with a Nikon D 300 and Nikkor Zoom Lens (18-200 mm.) with a Tiffen Circular Polarizer. I used a Gitzo Tripod and Arca-Swiss Head. ISO 200, F/18 1/250th, and Focal Length=29 mm.

Afternoon At The Bentonite Hills


Afternoon At The  Bentonite Hills

Taken with a Nikon D 300 and Nikkor Zoom Lens (18-200 mm.) with a Tiffen Circular Polarizer. I used a Gitzo Tripod and Arca-Swiss Head. ISO 200, F/18 1/250th, and Focal Length=29 mm.

Scenic Route, Valley Of Fire State Park


Scenic Route, Valley Of Fire State Park

Taken with a Nikon D 7100 and Nikkor Zoom Lens (18-200 mm.)with a Hoya Circular Polarizer. I used a Gitzo Tripod and Arca-Swiss Head. The ISO was 200, F/25, a/40th, and focal length + 70 mm..

Winter Requiem


Winter Requiem

Oak Lightning


Oak Lightning

Helen Putnam Regional Park in Petaluma is a local hot spot for as the park boasts gorgeous live oak trees at every turn. Combine this natural beauty and with heavy morning fog and you have yourself a feast for the camera.

Bark


Bark

Birch Bark

Full Moon Over The Tetons


Full Moon Over The Tetons

The Full Moon Over the Tetons.

Ancient Light


Ancient Light

A long exposure blend of the summer milky way over looking the Canyonlands of Utah. A 13 minute exposure using a tracking mount for the Milky Way blended with a 90 second exposure of the Earth elemnts

Aspens In June Lake Loop


Aspens In June Lake Loop

Aspens with afternoon sunburst

Amur Tiger


Amur Tiger

One of two Amur Tiger at Binghamton, New York's Ross Park Zoo.

Exhale


Exhale

I waited out some rain and sleet atop a high ridge in a wild part of Canada hoping just this type of lighting. The bright trees are alpine larch in their autumn coat. While the color version is eye catching, I felt a BW conversion provided a more...

Also labeled: Abstract, Black & White, Landscapes

Making Oneself Presentable


Making Oneself Presentable

A White Ibis spreads out its wings after taking a bath to make itself presentable.

Breaking Storm


Breaking Storm

We waited for hours watching the storms build and pour over the La Madre Mountains, covering the desert with a fragrant smell of rain. As the clouds began to break at the end of the storm, the sun broke free of the clouds and shined its rays along the...

African Crowned Crane


African Crowned Crane

One of two African Crown Cranes at the Animal Adventure park in Harpursville, New York.

Also labeled: Animals

It's A Birds Life...


It's A Birds Life...

Long exposure

Manhattan From Brooklyn


Manhattan From Brooklyn

Long exposure

It Is In There Somewhere


It Is In There Somewhere

Athabasca Detail


Athabasca Detail

While walking the banks of the Athabasca River before sunrise, I noticed the interesting pattern that the ice and rocks had made during the hard freeze the night before. While I had initially planned on capturing the sun hitting the surrounding peaks,...

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