Fading light, Grand Canyon North Rim.
Evenings on the North Rim of the Grand Canyon mean exploding colors!
I didn't let a foggy, drizzly, overcast morning stop me from shooting on the Grand Canyon North Rim.
The spectacular Vernal Falls in Yosemite National Park!
Taking in the sun at the top of Vernal Falls in Yosemite National Park. I am sitting on a huge slab of granite at about a 35 degree angle.
Hiking up to top of Vernal falls in Yosemite National Park. It is over a 1,000 foot vertical gain. Well worth the hike!
This road was cut through the tree as a trourist attraction in the early days of Yosemite National Park. Yes, this tree is still growing.
Big Sequoias at Mariposa Grove, Yosemite National Park! Pretty much the oldest living things on the planet! Some are over 2000 years old!
Merced River in Yosemite National Park.
Tufas at Mono Lake, California, which is east of Yosemite National Park, California.
Contemplating the beauty of Yosemite National Park in California.
Half Dome from the other side. The less photographed eastern end of Yosemite Valley.
Trying to get pictures of the wild ponies on Assateague Island. Not easy handholding 10 lbs. of gear on a moving boat!
Columbia Icefield Glacier, Jasper National Park in Alberta, Canada. We were instructed not to go past the blue cones without a guide who knew the safe routes. The water running off the glacier was drinkable and was the best (and coldest) water I have ever had.
Standing on the Columbia Icefield Glacier in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada.
Columbia Icefield Glacier with a hanging glacier in the background. Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada.
Photographing a waterfall in Yoho National Park in British Columbia, Canada.
Zion National Park.
Virgin River in Zion National Park.
Enjoying Zion National Park in all its beauty. Utah is such a wonderful place.
Day hike down into Bryce Canyon.
Feeling small...some hoodoos are 300 feet tall! Bryce Canyon National Park.
Photographing Hoodoos, which are formations of rock worn away by wind and rain. There is no source of water - no rivers - in Bryce Canyon. This was all done by wind and rain!
Going through a hoodoo in Bryce Canyon.
Getting up early to photograph in great morning light sometimes means it's cold, especially at 8,000 feet in elevation in Bryce Canyon, Utah. But it is so worth it!
Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah. One of the most beautiful places I've ever been to. This location was less than 5 minutes from our cabin.
Fall colors in New Jersey.
I guess you could say I'm a tree hugger.
2006 in Pennsylvania...One of the last times I shot film.
Evening in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
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