Infrared!

May 21, 2014 at 8:37 am (Colorado, Dinosaur National Monument, fine art photography, Infrared Photography, National Parks, Nature, Nature photography, Photography) (, , )

Cottonwoods along the Green River

Cottonwoods along the Green River

While traveling to my new home at Dinosaur National Monument in Colorado, I was enamored with the beautiful Midwestern skies with their puffs of white floating on a sea of cerulean.  Those skies lend themselves well to landscape photography, but I’ve been carrying around an infrared filter from my film days and got a hankering to use it.  Those images will be in another post.  Today I’m showing you my most recent images at Dinosaur National Monument. Read the rest of this entry »

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Rocky Mountain High

October 11, 2011 at 6:56 pm (Colorado, National Parks, Photography) (, , , , , , , , , , , , )

Longs Peak at dawn

Artists and photographers were instrumental in helping to establish this country’s national parks.  The Hudson River School of artists, who painted in a very romantic style of dramatic mountains and billowing clouds luminous with golden light, as well as black-and-white photographer Ansel Adams, helped “sell” the park to the public – and the politicians. Read the rest of this entry »

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Colorado Fall

October 4, 2011 at 9:15 pm (Autumn, Colorado, Photography, Wildlife) (, , , , , , , , )

Autumn north of Silverton, Colorado

My blogging life has suffered from my travels out of the park on my days off, and a month without a computer since my old one crashed. I’d love to have my email address list back, if anyone cares to send me their emails again.  But I’m determined to at least show you all some of the latest scenes here in Colorado, now that the weather has chilled and the aspens are turning gold.  So here goes… Read the rest of this entry »

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