The Angel of Shavano I was not familiar with the legend of the Angel of Shavano until I came across this photo of John's. I started researching the story and found it quite interesting. The legend varies depending on the source. Background Mount Shavano is a 14er in the southern Sawatch Range of the Colorado Rockies. The Upper Arkansas River valley lies at the foot of
Previously I discussed ways to connect with nature outdoors. It’s wonderful to get outside and spend time with nature. Nature allows me to escape the stresses of every day life. I feel more at peace when I am outside. So I wanted to find a way to bring the tranquility of the outdoors into my home. By using nature to inspire my home decor, I
We are part of nature – it is essential that we be connected to the natural world. My previous blog post discussed the numerous physical and mental health benefits that nature provides – for us and for our children. There is another reason why it is crucial that we connect our kids to nature. “The future of our parks rests in the hands of our
As I think about John Muir and try to decide what to write, I am looking out into the forest that is my backyard. At one point we actually considered clearing the trees to make a larger, more usable yard. But now I realize that would have been a mistake and I love the wildness of the forest. So how is this connected to Muir?
Here at Timme Landscape Photography, we love Colorado and we love our Denver Broncos! To show our support, we designed a Broncos logo that truly reflects Broncos Country! Each element of the logo has been created using one of John's amazing Colorado landscape photographs. The colors of the photographs have not been altered. Colorado is truly this beautiful! If you are interested in learning a bit
Improving your overall physical and psychological health could be as simple as going outside! We intuitively know that we benefit from being outside. When I’m feeling stressed, I like to sit out in the backyard or take a walk. After some time outside I feel relaxed and more positive. When my son gets restless and starts misbehaving, I take him outside to play or take