Tag Archives: Landscape Photography

Lassen Volcanic National Park

In early May 2015, I spent several days photographing at Lassen Volcanic National Park in northern California. Although the area received a fraction of the typical snowfall this year, my visit was a bit too […]

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Crescent City CA Sunset

During a recent visit to photograph redwoods in northern California, I hoped for the right light conditions to photograph sunsets along the coast. Unfortunately, the marine layer with heavy cloud cover dominated the weather and […]

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Poppies Along the California Coast

The importance of visualization in photography cannot be overstated, nor should it be overthought. The idea of imagining (or visualizing) an image before triggering the shutter seems to be an essential – and intuitive – […]

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Pine Glades Sunset – Everglades National Park

Several months ago, I visited Everglades National Park on what I thought would be a several day trip from my home in Tampa FL. Instead, I had only one evening of decent photography, followed by, […]

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More Irises 2014

More irises from Hillsborough State Park and Brooker Creek Preserve. In the first several images, my goal was use of a wide-angle lens to place the flowers in the context of their environment.   The […]

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5 Jan 13: Hillsborough River State Park, Tampa, FL

One of the jewels of the Florida State Park system, Hillsborough River State Park lies about 12 miles north of Tampa FL on US301.  The Hillsborough River flows over the southernmost rapids in the United […]

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13-14 APRIL: GREAT SAND DUNES NATIONAL PARK

Great Sand Dunes was a National Monument when I first visited in 2002.  Great Sand Dunes NP, located in Colorado’s San Luis Valley at the base of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, preserves one of […]

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10-11 APRIL: BLACK CANYON OF THE GUNNISON NATIONAL PARK

One of the systems newest and least visited NPs, Black Canyon preserves a unique canyon – deeper than it is wide.  This makes photography difficult from the rim with much of the canyon in deep […]

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10 APRIL: DEAD HORSE STATE PARK

Dead Horse SP is just outside the entrance to Canyonlands Island in the Sky.  This is a great morning location after a sunrise shoot at Mesa Arch.  Dead Horse overlooks a wide view of the […]

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7-9 APRIL: ARCHES NATIONAL PARK

My plan for Arches was to photograph previously visited locations from different perspectives and to visit some new locations.  The first afternoon I hiked to Delicate Arch for sunset…perhaps the park’s most iconic location.  Of […]

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