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Synchronicity


Synchronicity

"Synchronicity is an ever-present reality for those who have eyes to see it." (-Carl Jung) Sometimes it seems there is so much chaos in the world that it can be difficult to find any order. While prepping for a sunset shoot, 3 beautiful geese began...

Sunrise From Cadillac Mountain


Sunrise From Cadillac Mountain

This was a spectacular sunrise from the top of Cadillac Mountain in Acadia national Park. The ISO was 200, F/a6, a/2 second exposure, and a Focal Length of 62 mm. I used a Gitzo Tripod and Arca-Swiss Head

Building Snowstorm


Building Snowstorm

Canyonlands is my favorite National Park, hands down. You can feel how wild it is, as vast stretches of land that can't be reached stretch out before you. I prefer to hike alone here-having someone else present is going to take your focus off of what...

Painted Dunes


Painted Dunes

The weather around the dunes changes not only from day to day, hour to hour, but minute to minute. The light came across the dunes for only a few minutes before they return to shadow.

Mesquite Flat Dunes At Sunrise


Mesquite Flat Dunes At Sunrise

This is a photo of the delicate wind patterns etched in the dunes. The ISO was 200, F/18, 1/30th second exposure, and a Focal Length of 135 mm. I used a Gitzo Tripod and Arca-Swiss Head.

Saint Mary Summer Day


Saint Mary Summer Day

The crystal clear waters of Saint Mary Lake in Glacier National Park would have been amazing at sunrise, but with how clear and calm the lake was on this mid-day pass through, it still made for a beautiful landscape photo op.

Made Famous By Ansel


Made Famous By Ansel

Not a lot has changed in the 74 years since Ansel Adams photographed the Teton Mountain range from the Snake River Overlook. Today's shots from the overlook are almost the same except for the pine trees in the foreground, they have had 74 years to...

Sunset At The Oxbow: Grand Teton National Park


Sunset At The Oxbow:  Grand Teton National Park

On the way to dinner we passed the Oxbow and I saw that the entire landscape was bathed in magenta. This was a must stop for me. It was a marvelous spectacle of nature. The wind was strong so I upped the ISO a bit to 400. F/14, 1/2 sceond exposure,...

Sunset Swirl


Sunset Swirl

"Sunset Swirl:" The clouds seemed to swirl overhead just as a bit of sunset color started to infuse them in Prescott, Arizona.

Sunset Plume


Sunset Plume

Wispy clouds rise like a plume of smoke above Watson Lake during a sunset in Prescott.

Waimea Canyon


Waimea Canyon

View From Upper Cathedral Valley


View From Upper Cathedral Valley

This is one of the most areas in the United States that I have ever visited. To get to Upper Cathedral Valley from Torrey required two hours over near impassible roads with a hired guide and his all terrain vehicle. But once there the effort was...

Golden Sunset At The Oxbow


Golden Sunset At The Oxbow

Spectacular sunsets can be photographed from the Oxbow in Grand Teton National Park. For this one the ISO was 200, F/14, 1/10th second exposure, and a Focal Length of 65 mm.

The Abyss


The Abyss

The Abyss has wonderful color and clarity. This is my abstract version of it. The ISO was 200, F/16, 1/40th second exposure, and a Focal Length of 75 mm.

Alpenglow On The Grand Tetons At Sunrise


Alpenglow On The Grand Tetons At Sunrise

This is the view from the Snake River Overlook. The landscape has changed some (tree growth) since Ansel Adams' classic shot. So; there still are some good possibilities here forphotographers. I used an ISO of 400, F/14, 1/10th second exposure, and...

Sunset From Lipan Point: Grand Canyon National Park


Sunset From Lipan Point:  Grand Canyon National Park

The Grand Canyon is glorious at sunset. It is never quite the same each time I witness a sunset from the rim. The ISO was 320, F/16, 2,5 second exposure, and a Focal Length of 22 mm.

Dawn In The Badlands


Dawn In The Badlands

The rising sun lights up the clouds just before daybreak at Big Badlands Overlook in beautiful Badlands National Park in South Dakota.

Denali In Autumn


Denali In Autumn

This is a dramatic landscape of Denali in the last week of August. The ISO was 100, F/18, 1/40th second exposure, and a Focal Length of 130 mm. I used a Gitzo Tripod and Arca-Swiss Head.

Mallard In The Sun


Mallard In The Sun

Female Mallard Duck

Colorado State Of Mind


Colorado State Of Mind

Gorgeous views await in RNMP in Colorado. This is the view upon the end of a hike to Dream Lake -- one of the series of Bear Lake Trails. Just Look UP when you reach the end.

Sunrise Crater Lake


Sunrise Crater Lake

The ISO was 200, F/18, 1/8th second exposure, Focal Length 27 mm. Sunrises can be spectacular at Crater Lake National Park.

Sunset On Mesquite Dunes


Sunset On Mesquite Dunes

The setting sun casts long shadows on Mesquite Dunes in Death Valley. A long lens compress space, bring the far background mountains closer to the dunes.

Blowin' In The Wind


Blowin' In The Wind

Spring winds kick up sand plumes at sunrise on the Mesquite Dunes near Stovepipe Wells in Death Valley, CA. A slow shutter speed (1/10 sec) emphasizes the blowing sand.

Sinuosity


Sinuosity

A Big-tooth Maple on sinuous sandstone in the Zion high country.

Bigtooth Maple


Bigtooth Maple

Bigtooth maples leaves turn a brilliant red in Zion's High Country in fall.

Also labeled: Abstract, Forests, Light

Double Rainbow


Double Rainbow

A Double Rainbow accentuates fall colors while reflected in the waters of Buffalo Fork in Grand Teton National Park.

Canada Geese Bask In The Morning Sun At Oxbow Bend


Canada Geese Bask In The Morning Sun At Oxbow Bend

Canada Geese bask in the morning sun at Oxbow Bend near Moran, WY. Several geese were loitering in the sun and I was set up to shoot a panorama when they started to move, so I followed them across the scene, shooting as they went, then assembled the...

Autumn In Denali


Autumn In Denali

Snow covered mountains, beautiful clouds, color on the taiga and tundra; who could ask for anything more? I used a Gitzo Tripod and Arca-Swiss Head. The ISO was 100, F/22, 1/8th second exposure, and a Focal Length of 135 mm.

Groups Of Suns


Groups Of Suns

Sunflower On A Sunny Day


Sunflower On A Sunny Day

a patch of wild sunflower caught my minds eye one sunny summer after noon. I was compeled to caputer the beautyful flower in a in HDR.

Also labeled: Light, Natural Wonders, Nature, Wildlife

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