OP Home > Labels

Textures

View From Th Pink Slot Canyon


View From Th Pink Slot Canyon

This is a photo taken from the .3 mile Pink Slot Canyon off the Scenic Drive in the Valley of Fire State Park in Nevada. It was a late afternoon shot that exemplifies the wonderful yellow, pink, and orange pastel palette found throughout this small....

Sprawling Sand Dunes


Sprawling Sand Dunes

I arrived to the trailhead to Panamint Dunes at 4:40am. After about 4 miles of walking in the dark with a headlamp, I arrived at the dunes about 2 hours later as the sky was starting to lighten up. Despite the extra effort to reach these dunes, I...

Butterfly


Butterfly

Random butterfly

Cloud Over Mangrove


Cloud Over Mangrove

Struck By Lightning #1


Struck By Lightning #1

The only sign that this tree had been struck by lightning shortly before this photograph was taken is the strip of bark that was blown off the tree from the lightning bolt. The strip ran from top to bottom showing where the lightning traveled...

Farm Fields Of Tuscany


Farm Fields Of Tuscany

Soft haze combine with bright overcast light and the colors, patterens and textures of Tuscany to create a pleasing compocition.

Piney Creek Ravine Revisited 2


Piney Creek Ravine Revisited 2

Early spring in the sandstone canyon of Piney Creek Ravine.

Pickle Creek After The Rains


Pickle Creek After The Rains

After spring rains, Pickle Creek tumbles and cascades through the valleys of Hawn State Park with hints of sunlight glancing the steep hillsides.

North Rim, Grand Canyon


North Rim, Grand Canyon

This was my first trip to the desert southwest, it was an amazing adventure to what would star a continual search for amazing, color , light and landscape opportunities.

Springtime On Pickle Creek


Springtime On Pickle Creek

After a week of heavy rains, the valleys through which Pickle Creek flows was filled with debris and the trail was a washed out muddy mess. The water had gone down and was flowing briskly through the valleys.

Salt


Salt

The frosty white appearance can be deceiving in this vast valley basin. While at first glance, the surface may seem like ice, it's actually made mostly of Sodium Cloride - or table salt. The salt flats of Death Valley spread out over nearly 200 square...

Piney Creek Ravine Revisited


Piney Creek Ravine Revisited

A second spring trip to Piney Creek Ravine. Trees were barely leafing out but it was a pleasant morning.

Mesa Arch Sunrise


Mesa Arch Sunrise

Famous Mesa Arch located in Utah, Canyonlands National Park. I have been hypnotized by this place for a long time, especially by the orange glow. I have seen thousands of images and never found an explanation of why the arch is glowing underneath...

Yellowstone Pond


Yellowstone Pond

We had the perfect sky and weather conditions as we visited the Pristine Ponds of Yellowstone

Setting The Mood


Setting The Mood

A sunset is always beautiful, but when paired with a gorgeous reflection of itself in a setting such as this- it’s beyond beautiful. I was intrigued by the reflection of the sunset on the water as well as the juxtaposition of the goose and landscape. I...

Valley Of The Rocks


Valley Of The Rocks

The world famous Navajo Nation's Monument valley Park located at Arizona/Utah boarder. This phenomenal landscape overwhelms me not only by its beauty but also by the size and majestic colors. This is an HDR image.

Yosemite Valley


Yosemite Valley

Famous Yosemite Valley tunnel view is mesmerizing me every time I go there. The beauty of this place is indescribable with my words. Even with clear sky, the magic is there.

Delicate Arch At Sunset


Delicate Arch At Sunset

Sunset over the Delicate Arch, which is a 65-foot-tall freestanding natural arch located in Arches National Park near Moab, Utah, United States. Was over a mile and a half hike all uphill to get to this amazing and iconic site. Worth every step.

Delicate Arch At Sunset


Delicate Arch At Sunset

Sunset over the Delicate Arch, which is a 65-foot-tall freestanding natural arch located in Arches National Park near Moab, Utah, United States. Was over a mile and a half hike all uphill to get to this amazing and iconic site. Worth every step.

Sorrow Peak


Sorrow Peak

This was my last night in Jasper National Park and it didn't disappoint. Before sunset I shot the approaching storm over the Tonquin Valley from this spot (just to the right of where I am standing here). Over the next two hours I raced back and forth...

Sorrow Peak


Sorrow Peak

This was my last night in Jasper National Park and it didn't disappoint. Before sunset I shot the approaching storm over the Tonquin Valley from this spot (just to the right of where I am standing here). Over the next two hours I raced back and forth...

Smoky Sunset At Lake Mcdonald


Smoky Sunset At Lake Mcdonald

Home. For some people home is walls, a roof, a warm bed and a home cooked meal. For me, home is mountains split by streams and valleys, a sky lit by the most beautiful stars, a vast range of landscape to get lost in and a place that feeds my...

Smoky Sunset At Lake Mcdonald


Smoky Sunset At Lake Mcdonald

Home. For some people home is walls, a roof, a warm bed and a home cooked meal. For me, home is mountains split by streams and valleys, a sky lit by the most beautiful stars, a vast range of landscape to get lost in and a place that feeds my...

Electric Winter Sunset At Lake Mcdonald


Electric Winter Sunset At Lake Mcdonald

Montana is was where I grew up and my backyard was Glacier National Park. I spent countless hours hiking, climbing and exploring its many mountains, valleys and lakes. I couldn’t think of a more perfect way to bring in the New Year than a late evening...

Rocky Mt Bighorn


Rocky Mt Bighorn

ON A HIKE IN RKY MT NATIONAL PARK ONE AFTERNOON I WAS HIKING UP A SADDLE AND OFF TO MY LEFT WAS THIS HANDSOME RAM. HE WAS NICE ENOUGH TO STAY AND POSE FOR A FEW IMAGES.

Joshua Tree


Joshua Tree

Taken in the winter at Joshua Tree National Park

Kicking Bison


Kicking Bison

This image is of a rambunctious adolescent bison getting testy with his peers nearby (not pictured). He kept locking horns with a few other young bulls in the herd. The snowstorm was hellacious with roaring winds, but it didn't seem to slow him down...

Morning Breath


Morning Breath

Steam and vapor surge from a bison's mouth as she let out deep bellows early in the morning in Yellowstone's northern tier. Usually, I am not a morning guy. However, waking up between 4-5am each morning from a crystallized, frosty tent wasn't any...

Snow Blanket


Snow Blanket

As the blizzard attenuated into broken clouds and beams of radiant light, the bison's back was lit up softly while snow particles were halted in time as the image was captured. It is incredible to witness rare moments like this that are very peaceful,...

Misty Mountain Expanse


Misty Mountain Expanse

Taking a break from photographing wildlife in Yellowstone's northern tier during the first week of April, a fresh dusting of snow and fog blanketed the mountain peaks in Lamar Valley, and I couldn't pass up the opportunity to seize this image of fog...

Popular OP Articles