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"bass Head Light"


"bass Head Light"

Another Mt. Desert Island icon, this light is very popular to photographers visiting the area.

"homestead"


"homestead"

I spotted this scene enroute to Bar Harbor, it was early afternoon so I did not stop to shoot it. On the return trip it happened to be overcast and raining, the sky was perfect for the image.

"half Dome"


"half Dome"

Yosemite is the most majestic place i've ever been. I can see why Ansel Adams devoted so much of his life here....

Wedge Pond Reflection


Wedge Pond Reflection

Serendipitous event on a early morning trek to Peter Lougheed Provincial Park

Great Lakes Sunsets


Great Lakes Sunsets

The pure joy felt when watching a sunset on the Great Lakes of Michigan. Just down the road from the beautiful Silver Lake Sand Dunes on the shore of the Lighthouse.

Sky On Fire


Sky On Fire

A day before storm.

Blossom In The Cloud


Blossom In The Cloud

Cherry blossom tree next to our house, positioned myself under an extended branch to make the clouds the backdrop.

Rain In At Sunset


Rain In At Sunset

Monsoon rain cloud at sunset over Tucson, Arizona

Lake Alpine Thunderstorm


Lake Alpine Thunderstorm

Lake Alpine is located in the Central Sierra Nevada Mts. Summer storms often form at the crest of the Sierra Mts. and provide a dramatic background for this 7200 foot elevation lake.

Lake Alpine Thunderstorm


Lake Alpine Thunderstorm

Lake Alpine is located in the Central Sierra Nevada Mts. Summer storms often form at the crest of the Sierra Mts. and provide a dramatic background for this 7200 foot elevation lake.

Cold Front


Cold Front

A cold front moving across the Bear Lake Valley produced these spectacular clouds.

Storm Approaching Bear Lake


Storm Approaching Bear Lake

A storm blasts over the Wasatch Mountains and crosses Bear Lake at the Idaho / Utah border.

Niagara Falls, Winter Noon


Niagara Falls, Winter Noon

Originally a Color image, but was thinking Zone System, when I took it. Happy with attempt to honor Adams with all 10 zones in conversion to B&W with Picassa software. I think it has great clouds with dark sky feeding into magnificent rushing water.

Niagara Falls, Winter Noon


Niagara Falls, Winter Noon

Originally a Color image, but was thinking Zone System, when I took it. Happy with attempt to honor Adams with all 10 zones in conversion to B&W with Picassa software. I think it has great clouds with dark sky feeding into magnificent rushing water.

Niagara Falls, Winter Noon


Niagara Falls, Winter Noon

Originally a Color image, but was thinking Zone System, when I took it. Happy with attempt to honor Adams with all 10 zones in conversion to B&W with Picassa software. I think it has great clouds with dark sky feeding into magnificent rushing water.

Niagara Falls, Winter Noon


Niagara Falls, Winter Noon

Originally a Color image, but was thinking Zone System, when I took it. Happy with attempt to honor Adams with all 10 zones in conversion to B&W with Picassa software. I think it has great clouds with dark sky feeding into magnificent rushing water.

Cruising To Heaven


Cruising To Heaven

This shot was taken in the late afternoon from a catamaran. The full moon was just peaking past majestic clouds as the sun was spotlighting the cruise ship.

High Top


High Top

Bodega Bay


Bodega Bay

We went camping at Bodega Bay and to get to the beach you needed to walk on these little trails. While going to this beach, I saw what I thought might make a good photo. I got down low and took the shot.

Ocean Path


Ocean Path

This image was the culmination of determinateion and patience. I had shot this location many times. However, most of the time, the water levels are too high to even see the groyne. I revisited this morning and the water was at a good level. I...

Doomsday Caldera


Doomsday Caldera

At this very spot, there used to be an active volcano back in the day, some million years ago. Eventually the lava solidified in the form of a palm frond and the "Hirtstein" was formed and is rated one of the most important geological sites in...

Bridge Into The Sun


Bridge Into The Sun

Warm evening light sheds its warm glow across the beaches at Natural Bridges State Park near Santa Cruz, CA.

Mono Lake Sunrise


Mono Lake Sunrise

A fiery sky bathes the unusual tufa towers at Mono Lake, California in a warm light at sunrise. These limestone columns are home to gazillion flies sitting along the shore of the more photogenic South Tufa, enjoying the disgust of the people walking...

Els Encantats Rising


Els Encantats Rising

The twin towers of Els Encantats in Aig├╝estortes National Park in the Spanish Pyrenees break through thick layers of morning fog, burning off during a glorious sunrise display.

Granite Reflections


Granite Reflections

The view roughly 150ft. above Upper Cathedral Lake with the reflecting Cathedral Peak in the warm evening light is one of the many joys of Yosemite National Park and the High Sierra Nevada, California.

Bombay Hook Cloudburst


Bombay Hook Cloudburst

I was hoping to get a decent sunrise picture at the refuge but there wasn't any clouds near where the sun was coming up. However, my dissapointment turned to surprise when I looked over my shoulder and the sun was illuminating the huge clouds...

Also labeled: Landscapes, Light, Nature

Kissing Camels And Pikes Peak


Kissing Camels And Pikes Peak

This tele-zoom photo puts the two main subjects close to the intersections of the "thirds" - the "Kissing Camels" themselves and Pikes Peak. Using the zoom technique makes the two appear much closer together than the 15 or so miles that separate them....

Also labeled: Blue, Landscapes, Red, Textures

Bright Autumn Day In Gunnison National Forest


Bright Autumn Day In Gunnison National Forest

Even the high-sun times of an autumn day can allow the capture of images that show the magnificence of the changing aspen trees and their reflection in a nearby stream. The paucity of shadow details brings the viewer into the warmth of the scene.

Also labeled: Forests, Landscapes, Light, Seasons, Trees, Water

Nevada Desert Sunset


Nevada Desert Sunset

Winter sunsets in the Mojave desert are best in February.

Also labeled: Landscapes, Light

Opening Through Boulders, Upper Royal Basin


Opening Through Boulders, Upper Royal Basin

Stonehenge like view between boulders in upper Royal Basin. Taken late morning in October 2010.

Also labeled: Exotic Places

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