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Cathedral Rock Spring Snow


Cathedral Rock Spring Snow

New Hampshire River


New Hampshire River

Fall colors come alive in the mid-day sun light.

Conway Summit


Conway Summit

No Longer Free To Spin


No Longer Free To Spin

On a trip west of me, I discovered an old town called Buffalo Gap. It was like stepping back in time; circa 1800s of tough yet simpler times. With most windmills off in the distance, I was elated to find one to get really close to. Rarely does one see...

Fort Rock


Fort Rock

Thunder heads building at Fort Rock.

Distant Storms From Cape Royal


Distant Storms From Cape Royal

Looking WSW across the Grand Canyon from Cape Royal viewpoint.

Thunderstorm Over The Refuge


Thunderstorm Over The Refuge

A thunderstorm builds just after sunset as it rolls over the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge in Central Florida. This is a high-dynamic range image comprised of three exposures as the storm drew closer.

Looking Up At Big Cypress


Looking Up At Big Cypress

Big Cypress National Preserve is named for the size of the swamp, not the size of the trees themselves. However, looking up illustrates how looming and majestic South Florida's wetland trees can be. The light filtering through the leaves at midday...

Black Vulture On Sand Dune


Black Vulture On Sand Dune

Black vultures are a common sight on Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. This one was sitting on a pile of fill dirt, and the placement of the bird along with the distinct tonal shift of the sand made for an interesting composition. The sun was...

Land On The Moon


Land On The Moon

Part of the Spiedie and Ballon Fest held in Binghamton, New York at Otsiningo Park each year in August. 6 A.M. and 6 P.M. there is a balloon launch of many different shapes and sizes during the three day event.

Blue Gray Day


Blue Gray Day

Monsoon Over Mono Lake


Monsoon Over Mono Lake

just a little monsoon storm over Mono Lake on a hot summer day!

Super Moon Over Dead Horse Point


Super Moon Over Dead Horse Point

The super moon rising over Canyonlands National Park, taken from Dead Horse Point State Park.

Heavenly


Heavenly

It was very difficult for me to choose only five shots for this assignment since have so many in my collection. I love clouds, I am a cloud chaser, and see absolute beauty in cloud formations. Captured in Davie, Florida.

Half Dome In The Clouds


Half Dome In The Clouds

The conditions and light can change so fast in winter at Yosemite that its a photographer's paradise. And usually, no crowds.

Pfeiffer Pfun!


Pfeiffer Pfun!

I'd love to be able to get the sun coming through this arch at sunset, but shooting it in mid-afternoon sun with a 10 stop ND filter is the next best thing.

Smokeaggedon


Smokeaggedon

A mushroom-esque smoke cloud mixes with the real McCoy from the Las Conchas Fire, the largest wildfire in New Mexico state history, reflects the light of the setting sun on Friday July 15, 2011.

Partly Cloudy


Partly Cloudy

The white, fluffy clouds over Rocky Mountain National Park frame Long's Peak and Mt. Meeker in the background from Trail Ridge Road -- the highest paved road in the lower 48 states.

Green River Mammatus Clouds


Green River Mammatus Clouds

Mammatus clouds over the Green River in Dinosaur National Monument, Utah.

Valcour Dawn


Valcour Dawn

Dawn from Tiger Point on Valcour Island in New York's Adirondack Park.

Wing Walkers


Wing Walkers

taken at Sunderland air show

The Hunter


The Hunter

Taken at the Sunderland Air Show

Petrichor


Petrichor

This two image stitched panorama was taken during the monsoon season, when a slow moving storm was working its way through the roaring fork valley just before sunset, rolling over the elk mountain range in western colorado.

Petrichor


Petrichor

This two image stitched panorama was taken during the monsoon season, when a slow moving storm was working its way through the roaring fork valley just before sunset, rolling over the elk mountain range in western colorado.

Glory


Glory

When I am out photographing and I want to capture the iridescent colors of the birds, sunlight and the right angle is important. I was out on the Theler Wetlands dike trail along the Union River near Belfair Washington waiting for the sun to re-appear...

Hoodoos


Hoodoos

Shot was taken while hiking on the peek-a-boo trial in Bryce Canyon. Liked the composition and contrastit of the shot, used a polorizer and under exposed 2/3 of a stop to saturate colors a little more.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Light, Natural Wonders, Red

Red, White And Blue


Red, White And Blue

Shot was taken at courthouse towers parking lot looking back at wall street, layed down to include flowers in foreground. Under exposed 2/3 stop to provide contrast between colors.

Also labeled: Deserts, Landscapes, Light, Nature

Lightning Strikes


Lightning Strikes

A huge lightning bolt fills the sky over Lake Michigan in Chicago, Il. I was heading home from shooting a corporate event for the Network of Executive Women when a thunderstorm was passing over the city. Lightning filled the skies and even though I...

Nis/qually River


Nis/qually River

Sunrise and morning sun reflecting off the Clouds over the Nisqually River

Also labeled: Light

Blue Mesa Reservior


Blue Mesa Reservior

Stormy clouds roll over this amazing outdoors paradise high in the Colorado Rockies. Part of the Curecanti National Recreation Area, this stretch of about 20 miles is truly a Colorado Dreamland!!! Just outside the town of Gunnison, the recreation area...

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