Coastal Adventures


A clear and cold night at Sylvan Lake State Park. We arrived late and set up in the dark. It was freezing and luckily we had some soup which we warmed up along with some sandwiches before getting the boys to bed. I was still jazzed from driving up the mountain […]

By |October 25th, 2012|Mountains|0 Comments

Golden Aspens

Aspens showing off all their color.

I was looking to get an abstract image of the beautiful golden color and I knew I wanted mostly gold and some tree trunks in the frame.

How did I get this image? I found the perfect spot and bumped up the shutter speed a […]

By |October 24th, 2012|Mountains|0 Comments

Desert Dawn

Cascading ridges are slowly revealed by the advancing light as the sun creates an orange silhouette of the La Sal mountain range. This was captured from Dead Horse State Park near Moab during our recent trip around that area.

By |October 15th, 2012|Landscapes, Mountains|0 Comments

First Snow

This was my favorite place from our whole trip. It was stunning camping right among the aspens. When we first got there no-one was in our campground and we were surprised because it was fully booked. After heading up to see Maroon Lake and accompanying mountains we headed back down […]

By |October 5th, 2012|Mountains|0 Comments

Wide Open

We made it all the way out to Moab, UT on our little trip and the first morning there I decided to wake up early and head into the National Parks to get some sunrise shots. At the last minute I decided to go to the very popular Mesa Arch in Canyonlands because […]

By |October 3rd, 2012|Mountains|1 Comment

Holy Place

I just got back from a 2 week whirlwind trip around Colorado. It was incredible, such a beautiful state. We also made a little side trip over to Utah to visit the mountain biking mecca that is Moab and to visit Arches, Canyonlands and Dead Horse Parks. Wow has Moab grown […]

By |October 1st, 2012|Mountains|0 Comments

Spectacular View

One of the best places to camp and hike in the Great Smokies. This spot was close to Cold Mountain both where they shot parts of the movie and the actual namesake. This grassy knob opened up on both sides and runs North to South so you have an completely wide open […]

By |July 25th, 2012|Mountains|0 Comments


High in the Great Smokey Mountains very near the Appalachian Trail this lone tree stands up to the wind on the grassy bald. The sun was up above the mountains but hidden behind big banks of cloud. Little clouds were swirling around me and the wind was whistling. Up there I […]

By |July 19th, 2012|Mountains|2 Comments