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At The Shore


At The Shore

These sunrise pictures were memorable times. I was practicing sunrise and horizon pictures frequently when I lived in Southeast Florida. The beach was my favorite place to photograph.

Bar Harbor Evening


Bar Harbor Evening

My first trip to Acadia National Park was in the first week of October, hoping to catch some fall colors. However, one evening in Bar Harbor the sky capture the colors of the setting sun which refected nicely on the water. It was quite memorable.

Waccamaw Pier


Waccamaw Pier

This shot is very near and dear because it was one of my first true sunset attempts. I came across every obstacle imaginable to get to the predetermined location, and thought my light would be gone by the time I got the car parked and out to the...

14 Plus Mama


14 Plus Mama

I am not sure if all 14 chicks were in the same brood but this was one large family outing.

Hot Air Watercraft


Hot Air Watercraft

For years a group of ballooning enthusiasts held a fishing derby from their aircraft at Prosser Reservoir. They still meet every Summer to compete in various events over the lake, often touching down, hopefully lightly, with their wicker baskets...

Perfect Peace


Perfect Peace

This photograph is filled with memories. It was taken my first morning in the Boundary Waters. The day before started out hot and sunny. As we canoed and portaged in we could see a storm building in the distances. We made it though the storm and...

Murchison Falls


Murchison Falls

This was the first thing we happened upon when we entered Murchison Falls National Park in Uganda. Our guide timed our arrival where the rainbow would be the most vibrant. What a way to build a memory of magical Africa.

Feathery Rapids


Feathery Rapids

Yes, the water of the Narrows in Zion is freezing cold and yes, you do have to wade through it repeatedly, but the splendor around is so thrilling, that you soon forget your aching feet. This shot was taken hand-held on a perfect October day from the...

Mother Nature's Fury


Mother Nature's Fury

This was taken through a 2nd story window it was my first and only shot of a lighting storm.

Endless Summer


Endless Summer

This is one of my last sunsets that I took in Sasarsota. my family went there on vacation and it was my Dad's favorite place until he passed away in 1995 so I decicated this in memory of my Dad. I was standing on the beach when I shot this photo the...

Lake Waccamaw Pier


Lake Waccamaw Pier

A beautiful evening in mid-August 2010 at Lake Waccamaw, NC.

Baby American Avocet


Baby American Avocet

Leaving Smokies


Leaving Smokies

One last trip through Cades Cove and this beautiful sunset stopped us just before leaving the Smokies. My wife said okay but its getting late. So I grabbed my gear , took a few shots, and we said bye to the Smokies til the Spring.

The Port Of Essaouira


The Port Of Essaouira

A myriad of fishing boats all painted blue to keep the flies away, lay idly in port as the sea is too rough to ply their trade.

Merlin's Magoc - Listening To Nature


Merlin's Magoc - Listening To Nature

I was hiking in Mt Tamalpias which is about 20 miles north of San Francisco. That still, quiet voice told me it was time to go to the Kent Pipe Trail. I hopped in my truck and drove about 5 miles further south and went hiking on the Kent Pipe trail and...

Mount Rainier Reflection


Mount Rainier Reflection

This is one of my favorite shots of Mount Rainier. I visited the National Park last year, and I was lucky enough to be in the right spot at the right time. Shortly after, the clouds moved in and made it very hard to capture a good view!

Roaring Fork


Roaring Fork

Having found photography just last year, I've been waiting all Winter to get back out and advance my portfolio this Spring. I took advantage of $19 off-season hotel rates in Pigeon Forge, TN to visit the nearby Smoky Mountains in early April of this...

Matawe Tidelands In Dingalan, Aurora


Matawe Tidelands In Dingalan, Aurora

Dingalan is the southernmost town of Aurora; it is separated from the rest of the province by the Sierra Madre mountains. Nestled at the foot of the Sierra Madre Mountain Range, Dingalan's terrain is generally hilly and mountainous. Large boulders of...

Matawe Tidelands In Dingalan, Aurora


Matawe Tidelands In Dingalan, Aurora

Dingalan is the southernmost town of Aurora; it is separated from the rest of the province by the Sierra Madre mountains. Nestled at the foot of the Sierra Madre Mountain Range, Dingalan's terrain is generally hilly and mountainous. Large boulders of...

Texas Getaway


Texas Getaway

My most memorable sunrise.

Laiya, San Juan


Laiya, San Juan

At the southeastern tip of Batangas lies Laiya in San Juan, a seven kilometer strip of white sand beach situated along the stretching coast of Sigayan Bay and Verde Island passage. The place is nestled behind the peaks of Mt. Daguldol and home to...

Laiya, San Juan


Laiya, San Juan

At the southeastern tip of Batangas lies Laiya in San Juan, a seven kilometer strip of white sand beach situated along the stretching coast of Sigayan Bay and Verde Island passage. The place is nestled behind the peaks of Mt. Daguldol and home to...

Mobile Bay Sunset


Mobile Bay Sunset

Sunset overlooking Mobile Bay at Fairhope Beach State Park in Alabama, 2010.

Nature’s Bliss


Nature’s Bliss

Nagsasa Cove composed of beauty and pristine silence of nature away from town. Very few people have seen this place because there are no facilities here nor mobile phone signal as well.

An Ocean Evening


An Ocean Evening

A beautiful close to the day an eveing sunset on the South jetty.

Yosemite Falls Merced Reflection


Yosemite Falls Merced Reflection

This is another special photo where my son, who is developemtally delayed, actually operated the dual cable release to take the photo after I had set up the camera on the tripod. We discovered this spot along the bank of the Merced River that was...

Egret Standoff


Egret Standoff

The Snowy Egret on left and Great White Egret were fishing the same stretch of Turtle Creek.

Half Dome Winter Reflection


Half Dome Winter Reflection

My son is developmentally delayed and he loved to help me with the photography. In fact, he would often encourage me to go out looking for photos. With my Mamiya, I would set up the shot and he would actually take the photo using the dual cable...

Rainbow Over Wentworth Falls In The Blue Mountains West Of Sydney


Rainbow Over Wentworth Falls In The Blue Mountains West Of Sydney

Sunrise


Sunrise

there was something special about being out on that beach an hour before sunrise, and seeing the first rays of the new days sun.

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