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Light Playground


Light Playground

Just before sunset when the sun is just hovering above the horizon. It was stormy on the north rim which meant lots of clouds would be traveling through. With the clouds breaking apart, beams of light would make their way to the canyon floor creating...

Enduring Craggy - Blue Ridge Parkway Asheville Nc


Enduring Craggy - Blue Ridge Parkway Asheville Nc

The "Tree of Life" shrouded in fog on the hiking trail to Craggy Pinnacle. Craggy Gardens along the Blue Ridge Parkway is a popular spot for Asheville locals to get outdoors and hike. The scenic landscape views of the Southern Appalachians near...

North Window


North Window

North Window, backlit by early morning light. While the focus of the park is on the natural arches contained within its boundaries, the natural setting and ecology—a fragile high desert system—is generally disregarded or ignored by most visitors. The...

Perfect Light


Perfect Light

Hurricane Ridge Dawn


Hurricane Ridge Dawn

First light of dawn highlights the rugged Olympic mountains while ground fog hangs in the valley below. Olympic NP contains these majestic mountains as well as the rain forests and coastal environments surrounding them.

Swiftcurrent Falls


Swiftcurrent Falls

Fall colors highlight Swiftcurrent Falls in Many Glacier.

Quartz Creek Fall Reflection


Quartz Creek Fall Reflection

Birch trees and fall fireweed reflected in flooded river pond, Quartz Creek, Cooper Landing, Alaska, 9-21-12.

Snowy Mill Branch


Snowy Mill Branch

Large amount of sticky snow for us here in the south. It made for great photo opportunities along one of the back country trails at Mammoth Cave National Park.

Waterrock Knob Sunset


Waterrock Knob Sunset

This was a gorgeous ending of a beautiful day. This sunset view is from Waterrock Knob, Blue Ridge Parkway, and overlooks the Cherokee Reservation, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in the distance

Wolf Creek Milky Way


Wolf Creek Milky Way

The Galactic Center of the Milky Way rises up over Southern Colorado's Wolf Creek Pass in The Rio Grande National Forest...

Pink Maroon Bells Sunrise


Pink Maroon Bells Sunrise

A fiery pink glow fills the sky over Maroon Bells at Sunrise. The Maroon Bells are two peaks just outside of Aspen, Colorado deep in the Elk Mountains. A US Forest Service sign on the access trail refers to these mountains as "The Deadly Bells" and...

Painted Canyon


Painted Canyon

I drove for ten hours from Minnesota through rain and clouds the entire way. After I checked into the hotel in Dickenson, I headed to the visitor center at Painted Canyon. The clouds parted just as the sun was setting and it lit up the painted hills...

Painted Canyon


Painted Canyon

I drove for ten hours from Minnesota through rain and clouds the entire way. After I checked into the hotel in Dickenson, I headed to the visitor center at Painted Canyon. The clouds parted just as the sun was setting and it lit up the painted hills...

Painted Canyon


Painted Canyon

I drove for ten hours from Minnesota through rain and clouds the entire way. After I checked into the hotel in Dickenson, I headed to the visitor center at Painted Canyon. The clouds parted just as the sun was setting and it lit up the painted hills...

Roosevelt Arch Sunset Yellowstone National Park


Roosevelt Arch Sunset Yellowstone National Park

Snapped this photo on my way out of Yellowstone National Park after my first day visiting the park.

Roosevelt Arch Sunset Yellowstone National Park


Roosevelt Arch Sunset Yellowstone National Park

Snapped this photo on my way out of Yellowstone National Park after my first day visiting the park.

Red Aspens


Red Aspens

A grove of Red Aspens stands in contrast to the predominant yellow fall color.

Tunnel View Storm


Tunnel View Storm

Spring season storm clears out over the Yosemite Valley in Yosemite National Park

Jasper In Winter, Jasper National Park, Alberta


Jasper In Winter, Jasper National Park, Alberta

My first time in the Rockies during the end of the winter season. The park takes on a totally different look and it is almost like you're somewhere new. This shot shows the wind blowing the snow off the top of the mountains, and even though just 30...

Harvest Time


Harvest Time

I usually leave for work a little early because the sunrises, along the way, always catch my eye for picture opportunities. The corn had just turned brown, and I couldn't miss this so I stopped along the road and went to work.

Rocky Mountain National Park


Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park


Rocky Mountain National Park

Cow Elk


Cow Elk

Cow Elk Jasper National park Alberta, Canada

Lake Louise


Lake Louise

View of the far end of the lake from the walk along the right side.

Waterton Lakes


Waterton Lakes

Waterton Lakes Nation Park Alberta, Canada From Top of Bears hump trail overlooking the town

Moraine Lake


Moraine Lake

Moraine Lake

Moraine Lake


Moraine Lake

Moraine Lake Banff National Park Alberta, Canada

Jordan Pond And The Bubbles


Jordan Pond And The Bubbles

Jordan Pond and The Bubble Mountains are very popular destinations when visiting Acadia National Park. It is a beautiful area to hike, bike, or just sit down and enjoy your surroundings.

Jordan Pond And The Bubbles


Jordan Pond And The Bubbles

Jordan Pond and The Bubble Mountains are very popular destinations when visiting Acadia National Park. It is a beautiful area to hike, bike, or just sit down and enjoy your surroundings.

Yosemite Spring


Yosemite Spring

This is the iconic view of Yosemite, but even so, I could not resist the need to take this image. It's just awe inspiring.

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