This is a photo of the first snowfall at Maroon Bells at sunset. This is a very peaceful location. I hope this photo brings you peace too! While huddled in my tent during a fierce Colorado snowstorm, I was hoping that there would be a break by the next morning. All of a sudden the storm broke and the sky began to clear. I rushed
This photo was taken near the Colorado mountain village of Marble located in the San Juan mountains. Just outside of the town I found this aspen grove with Summer green surrounding Autumn foliage in the center. I was struck by the way Summer so seamlessly blends into Fall. We fight change but nature embraces it and does so in such a graceful manner. Change is
This foggy field of columbines and other colorful wildflowers is a shot from a place I consider to be heaven on earth - Yankee Boy Basin in the San Juans, just outside of Ouray CO. Check out the Trip Advisor reviews of this area if you'd like to plan a visit. As a side note, if you plan to travel to the top of the
Just outside of Ouray, Colorado is Governor's Basin, where summer wildflowers take over the landscape every year! To learn more about this image, check out my online gallery. Visit the All Trails page for a great resource to plan a visit here.
I absolutely love heading to the Colorado mountains in the fall! This picture of colorful foliage along Owl Creek Pass, near Ouray and Ridgeway is one of the reasons why. John Wayne was a fan of this area as well. Parts of his films, True Grit and How the West was Won, were filmed here. For more information about this great location, including maps and
I plan my shoots around the seasons, weather and time of day. This way I can be in a location at the prime time - shooting fall colors at the peak of the season or photographing the mountains at sunset. But there are other factors that are beyond my control that can work for or against me - clouds, wind, storms. Tumbleweed, my favorite photo from