North Rim Grand Canyon 2.0
The North Rim of the Grand Canyon is much more than a big hole in the ground. With beautiful pine and aspen tree forests and wild wildflowers, Grand Canyon National Park offers more than the normal picture postcard. Slideshow starts by clicking on first image. All photos were taken this past week.
Photo Of The Week- Can You See Them Crawling Up My Foot?
A couple of rock climbers appear to climb up a giant foot at Alabama Hills in the Eastern Sierras, California.
Photo Of The Week- Grizzly Stare- Warning! Not For The Squeamish
The look on the face of this grizzly bear at Yellowstone National Park still gives me the creeps. Looks like he is mad because I took his picture or that I found him finishing off this elk carcass. I was about 100 yards from him and only 50 yards to my vehicle. He was also…
So You Want To Go To “The Wave”
The online lottery process that chooses 10 fortunates per day may have up to 1,000 losers. Yes, I met 2 guys from North Carolina at The Wave who said they were 2 of 880 applicants for that one day. The in-person lottery has better odds but you have to show up in Kanab, Utah at…
Colorful Coalmine Canyon
The setting sun lights Coalmine Canyon afire in Northern Arizona. Click on photo to purchase a print.
Photo Of The Week- The Notorious Sacred Datura Flower
This desert flower blooms at night and has an evil reputation because of its psychedelic powers. DO NO CONSUME THIS. Per desertusa.com- “The bristly fruit and stale-smelling leaves of the Sacred Datura speak to a more sinister side of the plant, to a dark and fearsome netherworld of poison and potential emotional collapse, physical sickness…
Photo of the Week or What is The State Insect of Nevada?
It’s a damselfly called a vivid dancer. I captured this slick looking bug at Yellowstone National Park. That look on his face reminds me of those old clown face photos that would scare the hell out of me when I was a kid. Damselflies are like dragonflies except for the creepy looking faces.
Obstacles in Photography
Obstacles in Photography.