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Evening At Sparks Lake Deschutes National Forest


Evening At Sparks Lake Deschutes National Forest

It was a beautiful day and after finishing chores I decided to go to Sparks lake to get some sunset photos of the lake, South Sister and Broken Top Mountains. Grabbed my friend, dinner to go and we headed out early enough to have 3 hours of shooting...

Steelhead Falls Lower Deschutes River


Steelhead Falls  Lower Deschutes River

This was my first trip to Steel head falls. My photographing friend and I went up river away from the falls trail head. By the time we realized that we had gone too far down the road it was later in the afternoon. The views were fantastic so no...

Stome Coming Over Broken Top Mountain From Sage Ranch Butte


Stome Coming Over Broken Top Mountain From Sage Ranch Butte

This storm was coming up over the Cascades and I hurried up to my go to place on Sage Ranch Road Butte. From there I can see 8 mountains and several buttes. This shot is Broken Top mountain and 3 Creeks Butte.

Quaid


Quaid

One of my favorite parts of visiting wild horse ranges in the summer is seeing foals. In the Pryors, each foal is given a name that corresponds to a letter, in this case Q, to help people remember the year the foal was born. Quaid is the son of Greta,...

Mesquite Flat Dunes At Sunrise


Mesquite Flat Dunes At Sunrise

This is a photo of the delicate wind patterns etched in the dunes. The ISO was 200, F/18, 1/30th second exposure, and a Focal Length of 135 mm. I used a Gitzo Tripod and Arca-Swiss Head.

Betty Blue


Betty Blue

Despite being named after one of the presidents that had a huge impact on developing conservation, Teddy Roosevelt National Park does not get as many visitors compared to national parks. Most people visit the South Dakota badlands, but I like the park...

Wielka Siklawa


Wielka Siklawa

Saint Mary Summer Day


Saint Mary Summer Day

The crystal clear waters of Saint Mary Lake in Glacier National Park would have been amazing at sunrise, but with how clear and calm the lake was on this mid-day pass through, it still made for a beautiful landscape photo op.

Made Famous By Ansel


Made Famous By Ansel

Not a lot has changed in the 74 years since Ansel Adams photographed the Teton Mountain range from the Snake River Overlook. Today's shots from the overlook are almost the same except for the pine trees in the foreground, they have had 74 years to...

Fleeting Rainbow Over The Grand Canyon


Fleeting Rainbow Over The Grand Canyon

Sunset At The Oxbow: Grand Teton National Park


Sunset At The Oxbow:  Grand Teton National Park

On the way to dinner we passed the Oxbow and I saw that the entire landscape was bathed in magenta. This was a must stop for me. It was a marvelous spectacle of nature. The wind was strong so I upped the ISO a bit to 400. F/14, 1/2 sceond exposure,...

Sunset Swirl


Sunset Swirl

"Sunset Swirl:" The clouds seemed to swirl overhead just as a bit of sunset color started to infuse them in Prescott, Arizona.

Grand Teton From Schwabachaer Landing


Grand Teton From Schwabachaer Landing

Its a mid day shot but I still liked the view of the Tetons and the clouds. The reflection of the clouds on the Snake River makes it interesting.

The Sun Goes Down


The Sun Goes Down

Sunset Plume


Sunset Plume

Wispy clouds rise like a plume of smoke above Watson Lake during a sunset in Prescott.

Red Fox After The Hunt


Red Fox After The Hunt

Early in the morning on our tour of the Lamar Valley we found this red fox resting on a rock after his morning hunt. Hand held I took the shot with an ISO of 1600, F/6.3, and a 1/200th second exposure.

Sunset At Devils Garden


Sunset At Devils Garden

June 2016 Sunset at Devils Garden section of the Grand Staircase National Monument

View From Upper Cathedral Valley


View From Upper Cathedral Valley

This is one of the most areas in the United States that I have ever visited. To get to Upper Cathedral Valley from Torrey required two hours over near impassible roads with a hired guide and his all terrain vehicle. But once there the effort was...

Ossabaw Seascape


Ossabaw Seascape

"Boneyard" beach on Ossabaw Island at sunrise. Ossabaw is now a preserve, donated to the state of Georgia by it's previous owners. It can now be accessed only by artists, photographers, scientists, school groups, etc. by appointment and with permission.

Morning On The Indian Ocean


Morning On The Indian Ocean

Crystal Mill


Crystal Mill

Crystal Mill is a difficult place to get to, but well worth the effort.

Shades Of Time


Shades Of Time

Lower Antelope Canyon offers amazing possibilities for abstract, depth and colors

Beam Me Up


Beam Me Up

Upper Antelope Canyon offers multiple options for capturing light beams at exact times of the day.

Squirrel


Squirrel

Squirrel eating in a tree

Also labeled: Animals, Trees

Golden Sunset At The Oxbow


Golden Sunset At The Oxbow

Spectacular sunsets can be photographed from the Oxbow in Grand Teton National Park. For this one the ISO was 200, F/14, 1/10th second exposure, and a Focal Length of 65 mm.

The Abyss


The Abyss

The Abyss has wonderful color and clarity. This is my abstract version of it. The ISO was 200, F/16, 1/40th second exposure, and a Focal Length of 75 mm.

Bison Along The Madison River


Bison Along The Madison River

American Bison grazing along the Madison River in Yellowstone NP. This was taken in February durning a light snow fall.

Also labeled: Animals, Landscapes, Seasons, Wildlife

Alpenglow On The Grand Tetons At Sunrise


Alpenglow On The Grand Tetons At Sunrise

This is the view from the Snake River Overlook. The landscape has changed some (tree growth) since Ansel Adams' classic shot. So; there still are some good possibilities here forphotographers. I used an ISO of 400, F/14, 1/10th second exposure, and...

Sunset From Lipan Point: Grand Canyon National Park


Sunset From Lipan Point:  Grand Canyon National Park

The Grand Canyon is glorious at sunset. It is never quite the same each time I witness a sunset from the rim. The ISO was 320, F/16, 2,5 second exposure, and a Focal Length of 22 mm.

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