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The Lone Sentry


The Lone Sentry

The badlands of New Mexico are in need of protections: from the live junipers being chopped down for firewood to the amazing views, and petrified wood.

Daily Life In Vietnam


Daily Life In Vietnam

A man fishes for the dinner table in North Vietnam

Western Skies


Western Skies

The Arizona skies become alive with color during the monsoon season. On this night the sky seemed to be on fire with hues of blue, purple and gold.

The Desert Golden Hour


The Desert Golden Hour

The Golden Hour brings the desert to life and the golden hues make the desert glow.

Sunset In The Southwest


Sunset In The Southwest

There's something so calming about a sunset in the southwest.

Desert Storm


Desert Storm

I was heading back to Las Vegas on the I-15 when I saw this huge storm in the desert. Stopped off the freeway onto Zyzyxx Rd .... By the time I had set up my gear the main storm had passed, still raining lightly with the clouds begining to...

The Calm Before The Storm


The Calm Before The Storm

This was the calm before the storm.As soon as the sun set the lightning and the rain began.

Magic Africa


Magic Africa

North Shore


North Shore

This was a sunset on the north end of lake Michigan ' I took this shot fron ground level and timed it so I could catch the water coming in..

A Sonoran Desert Sunset


A Sonoran Desert Sunset

The sun shines through the monsoon clouds as it sets over the Sonoran Desert in Arizona.

Dry Pan In The Namib Desert


Dry Pan In The Namib Desert

Dry pan in the desert. there are plants that are thriving in this environment.

Frigate Birds


Frigate Birds

Photo taken about 20 years ago - recently rediscovered and scanned - while sailing across the Pacific on a 37ft Catamaran. We had just gone through a particular aggressive squall, somewhat still shell-shocked from the experience when this photo...

Hummingbird


Hummingbird

On day 1 of a 3 day camping trip to Mount Charleston, I noticed a hummingbird farming its territory, coming back to a particular flower on a number of occassions. Setting my camera on a tripod with a rmote shutter release, a comfortable chair and...

A Bit Of Desert Beauty


A Bit Of Desert Beauty

A golden sunrise over the Sonoran Desert rising from behind the Superstition Mountains.

Sea Shell On The Sea Shore


Sea Shell On The Sea Shore

Painted Hills


Painted Hills

Black and White of the Painted Hill in Central Oregon

Lake Louise At Dawn


Lake Louise At Dawn

The weather in May 2012 was unpredictable at Lake Louise. I arrived at the lake at dawn, the hills were covered with dust of fresh snow from the night before. The sky was still dark and overcast. Suddenly, some light broke through the clouds and...

Utah Needles


Utah Needles

Lines of clouds leading you to the needles of Utah

Columbia Icefield Glacier


Columbia Icefield Glacier

The Athabasca Glacier is monumental in scale. However due to the global warming, it actually retreated from the Glacier maximum in 1844 by 1.5 kilometers. In May 2012, the weather was freezing cold. The clouds appeared to be exploding from the wind.

Mossbrae Falls Detail


Mossbrae Falls Detail

From wikipedia.org: Mossbrae Falls is one of the more scenic waterfalls in California. Approximately 50 ft (15 m) in height and150 ft (46 m) wide, the falls are fed by springs, which course down the canyon wall, and into the Sacramento River,...

Chicago Creek Road In The Fall


Chicago Creek Road In The Fall

My first real experience with fall in the Rocky Mountains. All the aspen in the area had turned either yellow or orange giving a display of amazing color.

Muir Woods Walking Path


Muir Woods Walking Path

Rainbow Falls


Rainbow Falls

Rainbow Falls, Watkins Glen State Park, after a late afternoon thunderstorm

Distant Cousin


Distant Cousin

While on a weekend shoot in the Alabama Hills Area, I happened a upon this scene which emphasizes the differences of color and light upon their distances. Nice blends with stark contrast at the same time. Monumental Mt. Whitney in the background...

Sunset Mono Lake


Sunset Mono Lake

I was at Mono Lake which is located on the East side of the Sierra Nevada Mountains in California. I had a feeling that I might get a nice shot so I set up my tripod and waited. It was about an hour and a half but it was worth it.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Light

Granni


Granni

A close - up shot of the waterfall Granni, in southern Iceland. The spray of the waterfall created a very colourful rainbow when the sun hit it - but it didn't last long!

Ice Lagoon


Ice Lagoon

The Ice Lagoon of Jökulsarlon in the early morning light (~ about 3 am). Thats the only time possible to experience the lagoon without any other tourists as its usually quite crowded during daytime. The floe in the foreground was blurred when it ...

Antelope Sunbeam


Antelope Sunbeam

This photo was taken on a visit we made to Antelope Canyon. It was my first time in the canyon so it was interesting trying to take photos and keep up with the group. The guide was a wonderful young man who pointed out some of the better places to...

Also labeled: Exotic Places, Light, Nature, Red

Misty Borobudur


Misty Borobudur

a misty silhouette of temple Borobudur viewed from a nearby hill called Stumbu.

Misty Borobudur


Misty Borobudur

a misty silhouette of temple Borobudur viewed from a nearby hill called Stumbu.

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