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Bwca Morning


Bwca Morning

Sunrise on the BWCA.

Rutting Season


Rutting  Season

I was driving through Theodore Roosevelt National Park looking for mule deer bucks in rut. I didn't see any until I was ready to leave the park. The loop road was closed so I decided to take the gravel road north of the park to turn around. I went...

Land Before Time


Land Before Time

Bwca Sunrise


Bwca Sunrise

Technically we were in Canada by about 100 yards. A thunderstorm forced our choosing where to ride it out and didn't realize we were in Canada until we were all set up. We were on a small island and I got up early to get the sunrise pictures that I...

Sedona Rocks


Sedona Rocks

The rocks around Sedona are very beautiful with their red color, but the light and shadows can really make them great sculptural subjects for photographers.

Rumble...with A View


Rumble...with A View

While touring the Lamar Valley during Winter, we came upon a couple of fiesty Bison, butting heads atop Soda Butte on a beautiful sunny day. I could not help but notice the views surrounding these rowdy young bulls.

Latourell Falls


Latourell Falls

The colors of fall are intensified by the textures of the rocks and beautiful Latourell Falls.

Dead Horse Point View


Dead Horse Point View

Snowy Creek


Snowy Creek

A foggy morning with the sunrise not being seen. So I made the best of the morning by shooting this small bridge over this little creek.

Yellowstone Morning


Yellowstone Morning

It was a pretty featureless sunrise that August morning in Yellowstone, which made it quite chilly. As the sun rose higher, it shown through the steam from these geysers giving some warm tones. This scene needed another element to it and I didn't mind...

Winter Creek


Winter Creek

I went out on this foggy morning hoping to get some foggy sunrise photos, but the fog didn't break. So I changed gears and decided to start shooting other subjects instead and I got this one.

Late In The Day Near Volcanic White Island New Zealand


Late In The Day Near Volcanic White Island New Zealand

While cruising near the shore of Volcanic White Island New Zealand, the sun lit the sky and clouds into a brillaint display of color.

Fireline, El Capitan, Yosemite Np


Fireline, El Capitan, Yosemite Np

A week of snow storms had just pasted thought Yosemite and the park was white with beautiful snow. I decided to head up for a day trip to capture a few images and do a little scouting for a workshop I was teaching the following week. The entire day...

Steam Rising


Steam Rising

Sunset River


Sunset River

Beautiful Northern Lights


Beautiful Northern Lights

Northern lights taken in Kuujjuaq, Nunavik, Quebec Canada, Beautiful between December and March every year. Amazing to see .

Staple Tor


Staple Tor

Dartmoor, England. The view from the summit of Staple Tor, a rocky outcrop in the wilderness.

Lone Elk


Lone  Elk

I was out photographing wildlife in Theodore Roosevelt National Park one cold winter morning when I saw this lone elk going up the side of the butte. I liked the scene with the vast snow field, the stark dead trees, the trails in the snow, and the...

Active Lava Flowing From The Muana Kea Volcano


Active Lava Flowing From The Muana Kea Volcano

When vacationing in Hawaii we saw the active lava flowing from the Muana Kea Volcano. This was the highlight of our trip. Third year in a row and this is the first year it was active while we were there.

Stovepipe Wells Sand Dunes


Stovepipe Wells Sand Dunes

Early morning shot in the Stovepipe Wells Sand Dunes at Death Valley National Park.

Nature's Mirror


Nature's  Mirror

I was driving through Theodorem Roosevelt National Park to photograph then wild horses and other wildlife when I saw this wild horse at then water hole. The water was brackish but I was amazed at hoe clear it looked in the late evening. I liked the...

Cragsman's Crowning Glory


Cragsman's Crowning Glory

Sunrise at Oregon's renowned rock-climbing area, this state park challenges mountaineers with 3 miles of rhyolite cliffs and Monkey Face, a 300 foot tall natural rock sculpture overhanging on all sides. The Crooked River meanders through the park...

The Falls


The Falls

Blackwater falls State Park

Cragsman's Crowning Glory


Cragsman's Crowning Glory

Sunrise at Oregon's renowned rock-climbing area, this state park challenges mountaineers with 3 miles of rhyolite cliffs and Monkey Face, a 300 foot tall natural rock sculpture overhanging on all sides. The Crooked River meanders through the park...

Cragsman's Crowning Glory


Cragsman's Crowning Glory

Sunrise at Oregon's renowned rock-climbing area, this state park challenges mountaineers with 3 miles of rhyolite cliffs and Monkey Face, a 300 foot tall natural rock sculpture overhanging on all sides. The Crooked River meanders through the park...

Bible Like.


Bible Like.

This was taken as I was leaving my Grand Canyon trip. I got out my fathers car, and to see something like this with your own eyes is, crazy. It's beautiful.

Niagara Falls


Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls


Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls

An Omg View


An Omg View

It had been dark stormy all day. I decided to go for a jog in the rain when suddenly the sun came out and this is what I saw. No fancy photo shop tricks were done to this photo. Just a very slight contrast increase. The green hills are of their...

Also labeled: Green, Landscapes, Nature

Torrey Pines Beach Low Tide


Torrey Pines Beach Low Tide

A storm had just passed the area leaving white fluffy clouds which intensified the lighting, and the tide was at a low level making for a perfect shot. No fancy photo shop tricks were done to this photo. Just a very slight contrast increase.

Also labeled: Blue, Landscapes, Nature, Water

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