Tag Archives: Mountains

Ten-Minute Glow

This is what I saw when I woke up this morning.  I have a new camera, so here was the perfect use for it.  The whole sky to the south and east was on fire.  What you see above is … Continue reading

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Mountains and Trees

How fortunate we are to have this pleasant scenery just fifteen or so minutes from our house.  It makes it possible to gather up our camera equipment and dash out just to do some experimenting with our toys. I have … Continue reading

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Golden Rainbow

All the way home from a reconnoiter, this rainbow teased me by showing itself in one perfect place after another.  But from a moving vehicle  .  .  .  well, the opportunities are sparse to capture it in just the right … Continue reading

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Pink Hope

It is the tail end of monsoon season here in Arizona, and we are enjoying the cooler weather.  At this time of year the local photographers are out in force.  They provide a plethora of wonderful images of brilliant night skies, … Continue reading

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Sunglasses

Sometimes, when the sun is just about to disappear until the morrow, our backyard actually looks just like this.  But at THIS particular moment I am pre-shutter release manipulating the scene by holding my sunglasses up in front of my … Continue reading

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Arizona Snow

A lot of Arizona has had snow over the last few days, but this is what our very own mountains looked like yesterday morning. There wasn’t even a hint of any snow at our level, but the view from the … Continue reading

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The Mountains Are Particularly Pretty Today

The sunlight this morning had me running back into the house to grab my camera. Would that I could show you all of the beauty that greeted us this morning, but just this shot of the Desert Bird of Paradise, … Continue reading

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