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After The Storm


After The Storm

After the storms in West TN, we briefly got to see these Mammatus Clouds

Sunrise At 10,00 Feet


Sunrise At 10,00 Feet

A small crowd of strangers, captured in the moment, awestruck by the raw beauty of a sunrise at 10,000 feet on the summit of Haleakala on the island of Maui. A rare opportunity to watch the sun rise above the horizon stirs mixed emotions. Yet, only...

Sunset Through Live Oaks


Sunset Through Live Oaks

I decided to pop down to this park on a fluke one day. This was the scene that met me. Fortunately I had one of my cameras in the car!

November Twilight


November Twilight

november 2010 - driving home from work one night, i was captivated by the coloration of the western sky, and the perfect crescent moon. when i stopped at the local wawa for gas, i couldn't resist snapping a few shots. it just so happens that a few...

Red Rock Shadows


Red Rock Shadows

While vacationing in Sedona, Az. I got up early one morning and found the sky to be cloudy. It started to rain and hail on me, but soon after I hiked up the hill the clouds parted and it was a beautiful morning.

Hindsight


Hindsight

june 2007 - this shot took a lot of planning to get just right. actually, i should amend that - it took a lot of patience waiting for the conditions to cooperate once i had the idea in mind. we get some great summer sunsets around here, but due to the...

False Kiva


False Kiva

False Kiva

New Melones Sunset


New Melones Sunset

Sunset over New Melones, Calaveras County

A Trick Of Natural Light


A Trick Of Natural Light

Storm Over Vermilion Cliffs


Storm Over Vermilion Cliffs

A storm sweeps across the plains towards the Vermilion Cliffs as seen from Route US89A.

A Day On The Canal


A Day On The Canal

The best way to enjoy Winter.

Harsh Reality


Harsh Reality

A piñon pine shows the effects of its environment. Great Sand Dunes National Park.

Cactus


Cactus

I shot this cactus (which is only about a 10 inch branch) into the setting sun to catch the bristles in profile. However, I decided to turn on Force Flash to get this golden image.

On The Mountain Top


On The Mountain Top

Sunlight setting

Homage To Ansel


Homage To Ansel

Sunset at the Snake River Overlook. This was captured near the spot made famous by Ansel Adams who captured a famous image here in 1942. I always associate this view with Ansel Adams' great photo so I thought black and white would be appropriate. The...

Wailea Sunset


Wailea Sunset

Cape Cod Sunset


Cape Cod Sunset

ISO 200, 58mm, 1/160, f16

Horses In Cades Cove


Horses In Cades Cove

Mono Lake Sunrise


Mono Lake Sunrise

Palms On Sanibel Causeway


Palms On Sanibel Causeway

My uncle took us to see Sanibel island when we visited him a few weeks ago, after our failed attempt to see the STS-134 Shuttle launch. On the return drive from the island, the low sun made a beautiful backlight on a storm cloud, so we pulled off to...

Also labeled: Islands, Landscapes, Light, Nature

Weston Cove Sunset


Weston Cove Sunset

Sunset in a cove named after photographer Ed Weston, on California's Big Sur coast.

Rustic Barn


Rustic Barn

Also labeled: Black, Black & White, Grayscale, Light, Trees

Through A Glass Lightly


Through A Glass Lightly

I took this photo while I was experimenting with interior and exterior light.

Also labeled: Light, Trees

Natures Pallette


Natures Pallette

An incredible sunset in the John Day Fossil Beds national Monument in Central Oregon.

Stormy Afternoon


Stormy Afternoon

Afternoon storms rolling in

Storms Rolling In


Storms Rolling In

Afternoon storms rolling in...clouds were crazy!

Confederate Monument


Confederate Monument

Remembering the history behind the events of the Civil War.

Also labeled: Historic Locations, Monuments

Confederate Monument


Confederate Monument

Used the cloudy setting and braced the camera for the long exposure.

Also labeled: Historic Locations, Monuments

Morning Glory


Morning Glory

Also labeled: Landscapes, Water

Meteor And Milky Way Over The Range Of Light


Meteor And Milky Way Over The Range Of Light

The Milky Way and Banner Peak reflect in a lake in the Ansel Adams Wilderness.

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