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El Capitan Overlooking Merced River


El Capitan Overlooking Merced River

The first snow of the 2009/2010 winter season at Yosemite. This is the last view of El Capitan and the Merced River as you leave Yosemite. In color, El Capitan was a golden yellow. Just amazing. But since the tones were perfect for B&W i thought it...

River Reflections


River Reflections

Tenaya River near trail to Mirror Lake inside Yosemite National Park.

Majestic Companions


Majestic Companions

A colse up view of El Capitan and Half Dome from Vista point in Yosemite National Park, in monotone color-cyanotype.

Route 66


Route 66

San Juan Mountains, Abandoned Mine


San Juan Mountains, Abandoned Mine

In the San Juan Mountains, there are numerous abandoned mines. This photo was taken outside of Silverton,Colorado which was once a prosperous mining town.

Huayna Picchu


Huayna Picchu

Ghost Towne


Ghost Towne

Taken mid day

Miners Cabion


Miners Cabion

There was lots of mining going on in the early days and this is just one of the old cabins that the miners lived in. One room with a out house.

Deadman Creek Waterfalls


Deadman Creek Waterfalls

Top of the waterfalls at Deadman Creek,said to have mysticial powers in this spot at the top of the 200 foot falls, monks have travelled great distances to visit this area. A very peaceful and serene location to enjoy

Deadman Creek Waterfalls


Deadman Creek Waterfalls

Top of the waterfalls at Deadman Creek,said to have mysticial powers in this spot at the top of the 200 foot falls, monks have travelled great distances to visit this area. A very peaceful and serene location to enjoy

Campbell Covered Bridge


Campbell Covered Bridge

Mabry Mill In Clearing Fog


Mabry Mill In Clearing Fog

The famous Mabry Mill on the Blue Ridge Parkway with fog clearing

Full Moon Rising


Full Moon Rising

Summer Classic


Summer Classic

This image was taken on my first visit to Grand Teton national park. It evoked a lot of emotion for me as it is a place I always had dreamed of going to when I was younger. Being there in person was a dream come true. The last of spring roles into...

Swallow Surprise


Swallow Surprise

I intended to photograph the petroglyphs in the southern Arizona desert. Imagine my surprise as I clicked the shutter when a swallow happened to fly in through the opening in the rocks and into my image. I was never able to catch another one in the...

Rainbow In The Dark


Rainbow In The Dark

A double rainbow appear over my late grandma's barn during late September 2010. The bard ended up being a great foreground subject to showcase this magnificent rainbow.

Gorge Twilight


Gorge Twilight

Wow, what a surprise I got on this night! I drove up to catch the sunset over the Columbia River Gorge on a rare clear day. The wind was really blowing, and it was freezing up there. I had planned out my shot and got back in my car to wait for the...

The Tannery,fez, Morocco


The Tannery,fez, Morocco

These ancient tannery vats are filled with hides soaking in various dyes and various stages of leather creation. The smell is indescribable, but photo opportunities abound.

Modern Day Blacksmith


Modern Day Blacksmith

Modern Day Blacksmith making a horseshoe

Sunrise At 4 Corners


Sunrise At 4 Corners

Sunrise looking towards the 4 corners area

Little Petroglyph Canyon


Little Petroglyph Canyon

There are about 50,000 ancient petroglyphs in two canyons that are on a US Naval military base. You can only visit by contacting the Maturango Museum in Ridgecrest and signing up for one of their guided tours. Well worth it. Because of the weather,...

Bodie Abode


Bodie Abode

Bodie Ghost Town

Shadow Island


Shadow Island

while on a boat on Lake Tahoe i saw the colors in the sky and Fannett island in the foreground and was struck by the scene.

Grey Heron


Grey Heron

A Grey Heron taking a rest in Mobile Bay, Alabama, along the Gulf Coast

Old #7


Old #7

The Old Niles Canyon Railway started running last year. I was able to literally stand on the tracks while it crossed an old bridge and the steam was a blowin'.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Scenic Routes

Going Nowhere Fast


Going Nowhere Fast

Summer in the Eastern Sierra can bring moonsoon conditions and thunderstorms, which provide dramatic shooting opportunities. Here an afternoon thunderstorm over the preserved ghost town of Bodie provided sun rays for extra drama in the sky.

Also labeled: Light, Sun & Sky

Moonrise With A Promise


Moonrise With A Promise

This winter I went out to the desert in search of answers to some important life decisions I was going to make. Looking over the expansive horizon awaiting the moonrise, I asked for a confirmation that I was moving in the right direction. On this...

Leaving Smokies


Leaving Smokies

One last trip through Cades Cove and this beautiful sunset stopped us just before leaving the Smokies. My wife said okay but its getting late. So I grabbed my gear , took a few shots, and we said bye to the Smokies til the Spring.

Mobile Bay Sunset


Mobile Bay Sunset

Sunset overlooking Mobile Bay at Fairhope Beach State Park in Alabama, 2010.

Two Columbine


Two Columbine

Nestled in a grove of aspen these columbine beckoned to be photographed.

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