Apple Valley Sky
Some local flora and fauna right down the street from my house.
The Secret Creek
Up Cleghorn Rd. n the San Bernardino National Forest.
Desert Knolls, Apple Valley, CA. 3 images blended with Photomatix Pro and edited with Lightroom.
Desert Sky Fire
A low winter sun over the sand dunes in Death Valley. HDR Processed in Photomatix Pro and Lightroom 5.
Giant sand dunes in Death Valley.
Paint the Rocks
Painters Palette, Death Valley.
The Last Rays of Sun
On the mountains overlooking Zabriskie Point. Death Valley, CA., HDR processed in Lightroom and Photomatix Pro.
Z Point Sunset 1
The obligitory Zabriski Point sunset. It is as impressive as everyone says, get there if you can.
Across the Salt Flats
Crossing the heat of Badwater Basin in Death Valley can be dangerous.
To Cross the Waste
An unpleasant journey across the waste to the spine of the world... OK, it's Badwater Basin in Death Valley. This is an HDR black and white processed in Photomatix and Lightroom 5.
Reflection on the Beach
Crystal Cove State Park, Newport Beach, CA. HDR edited in Photomatix and Lightroom 5.
Into the Heart of the Mountain
Climbing up out of Devil's Punchbowl.
You Shall Not Pass!
Who says New Zealand should have all the fun? This shot at Devil's Punchbowl really felt like a scene from the Hobbit or something.
Streambed, Late Fall
Wasn't lucky enough to get any water in the stream today, but the clouds and the mountains were certainly cooperating. Devil's Punchbowl, Angeles National Forest, Californa.
Devil's Punchbowl, Angeles National Forest, Californa.
The Dance of Nature
New growth comes up around this older, burned tree in the desert. Nature finds a way. HDR processed in Photomatix Pro and Lightroom 5.
Early Winter Snow
Angeles National Forest, San Gabriel Mountains. HDR Processed in Photomatix and Lightroom 5.
The falls over Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe, California.
The Glowing Bay
Emerald Bay on Lake Tahoe is one of the most photographed spots in the country, or so I am told. I thought I would try the soft treatment on this one. HDR edited in Photomatix and Lightroom 5.
Fog Receding From Monterey
Shot on a cool breezy day in the mid summer.
A Joshua tree stands out amongst the parting clouds in Joshua Tree National Park. Processed in Photomatix and Lightroom 5.