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Hiking In The Colorado River


Hiking In The Colorado River

While hiking around in the Rocky Mountain National Park, I shot this photo of the sun shining through the trees all while standing in the cold Colorado River. It's amazing to see the headwaters of this amazing river and get to explore it at the same...

Mountain Flowers


Mountain Flowers

Hiking trails in the Rocky Mountain National Park offers many opportunities for wildflower discovery. I loved this little patch of flowers in the shade near some fallen trees. It just offers a little tranquility in this hectic world.

Old Fall River Road


Old Fall River Road

While traveling on this relaxing, scenic road I took many shots of Fall River and the trail road. This shot incorporates both while adding a nice view of the mountains and cloud formations.

Proxy Falls


Proxy Falls

A Foggy Day In The Great Smoky Mountains


A Foggy Day In The Great Smoky Mountains

This is Cades Cove, part of The Great Smoky Mountains National Park. On a rainy day, the fog hovers around the ground.

The Cathedral's Last Light


The Cathedral's Last Light

Tioga pass had been raging with thunderstorms all day with patches coming and going all over the park. Luckily the monsoon storms stuck around til sunset and provided some glorious cloud action. For a while it seemed like the light would never come....

Plitvice Lakes Winter


Plitvice Lakes Winter

National Park Plitvice Lakes, Croatia

Mountain Flowers


Mountain Flowers

Hiking trails in the Rocky Mountain National Park offers many opportunities for wildflower discovery. I loved this little patch of flowers in the shade near some fallen trees. It just offers a little tranquility in this hectic world.

Hiking In The Colorado River


Hiking In The Colorado River

While hiking around in the Rocky Mountain National Park, I shot this photo of the sun shining through the trees all while standing in the cold Colorado River. It's amazing to see the headwaters of this amazing river and get to explore it at the same...

Old Fall River Road


Old Fall River Road

While traveling on this relaxing, scenic road I took many shots of Fall River and the trail road. This shot incorporates both while adding a nice view of the mountains and cloud formations.

Generational


Generational

For the first time since 1933 the road to Tenaya Lake in Yosemite National Park's high country was open in January. With the cold temperatures at night Tenaya Lake had frozen solid. I walked out onto the ice, found a nice formation of cracks and...

Generational


Generational

For the first time since 1933 the road to Tenaya Lake in Yosemite National Park's high country was open in January. With the cold temperatures at night Tenaya Lake had frozen solid. I walked out onto the ice, found a nice formation of cracks and...

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Thunder storms pass over the desert frequently in the summer. This one left a little bit of water in this small wash, then moved on. Down the wash are some cottonwood trees that depend on water from storms like this to survive.

Valley View Yosemite


Valley View Yosemite

Merced River flowing thur Yosemite Valley at Sunset in month of March.

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Thunder storms pass over the desert frequently in the summer. This one left a little bit of water in this small wash, then moved on. Down the wash are some cottonwood trees that depend on water from storms like this to survive.

Name In The Sane


Name In The Sane

Valley View Yosemite


Valley View Yosemite

Merced River flowing thur Yosemite Valley at Sunset in month of March.

Lightning Over Asheville, Nc


Lightning Over Asheville, Nc

4 lightning bolts coming down on the city of Asheville, NC on a summer evening. Shot from the Blue Ridge Parkway with a 70-200mm telephoto lens.

Blue Ridge Parkway Sunset - The Great Blue Yonder


Blue Ridge Parkway Sunset - The Great Blue Yonder

A stunning sunset from the Blue Ridge Parkway on a gorgeous summer evening. The southern Appalachian Mountains have such amazing scenery to take in, and these scenic landscapes are even more incredible at sunrise and sunset. Hope you enjoy it,...

Horses In The Smoky Mountains


Horses In The Smoky Mountains

Two horses grazing in Cades Cove in the Great Smoky Mountains.

Morning Mist Over Bear Lake


Morning Mist Over Bear Lake

On a cold, rainy morning in October, 2006 nature's colors were muted but striking. There seemed to be a sense of eerie calm and mystery as the mist gradually hid the placid water of Bear Lake and the barren branches along the shore anticipated the...

Sprague Lake On An Overcast Day


Sprague Lake On An Overcast Day

Sometimes the Colorado sky is not the typical deep blue that appears in most of the state's photographs. But even on overcast and rainy days the scenery can be breathtaking. That was the case on this late September day when I captured this image of...

Canyon Fire


Canyon Fire

The most magical thing about the summer monsoons over the grand canyon is the dramatic light it can bring at any moment. During this evening on Point Sublime, a storm front was moving northeast which put the clouds right in front of us for a beautiful...

Also labeled: Blue, Deserts, Exotic Places

Sour Grape Sunrise


Sour Grape Sunrise

Mount Rainier National Park is by far the most beautiful I have visited so far. During the summer months, visitors flock to the volcanic mountain in hopes of seeing carpets of colorful wildflowers. During my short visit, I was hoping the mountain...

Fall Comes To Kenai Lake Alaska


Fall Comes To Kenai Lake Alaska

Fall colors surround the glacial waters of Kenai Lake in the Chugach National Forest, Cooper Landing, Alaska. Picture taken on 9/17/12.

Also labeled: Landscapes

The Grotto-zion National Park


The Grotto-zion National Park

This is the entrance to The Grotto Trail from the main road in Zion National Park

El Capitan Autumn Glow


El Capitan Autumn Glow

In Autumn, the sunset glow strikes El Capitan in Yosemite National Park.

The Tower Of Hanko


The Tower Of Hanko

The tower of Hanko in southern Finland, July of 2012, in the evening.

Also labeled: Exotic Places

Boats By The Lake Side


Boats By The Lake Side

Two boats in Halosenniemi by the lake Tuusulanjärvi, near Järvenpää, ca 30 kilometers north of Helsinki. October 2011.

Lights In The Snow


Lights In The Snow

Took this out my front door during one of the several snowstorms we had that year. It was just after the Christmas Holidays, and I had not been able to take the lights down. I like how the colored lights seem so much brighter against the muted...

Also labeled: Landscapes, Trees

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