An Angel's Touch
Although it's barely the middle of February, in Phoenix the evergreen pear trees are in full bloom, heralding the arrival of spring to the Southwest. This is the traditional time of year when we make the annual switch over from gold to white tequila to mark the changing of the seasons.
Shanghai Nights – Metropolis
Homage to Fritz Lang
On The Wing
A flight of three American pelicans wheels overhead at the Tres Rios Sanctuary just outside of Phoenix, Arizona.
Lily, Central Park, NY. September, 2005
A lily blooms in the Secret Garden Water Lily Pool in Central Park, New York City.
Granada Park Sunset
Original multi shot panorama stitched in-camera, edited in Adobe Lightroom, exported and layered in Photoshop, filtered in Topaz Impression 2, adjusted, flattened, re-exported to Lightroom, and finally posted here.
Super Moon Rises
The Super Moon of November 14th, 2016 rises over Paradise Valley in Arizona
Point and Counterpoint
Palais de Chaillot - Trocadéro, Paris, France, April, 2005
Sitting in the lobby of the airport in Lisbon, Portugal, a while back, I was contemplating the notion that art is truly everywhere, and all we have to do is look for it. I'm reminded of the famous quote by Dorothea Lange, the amazing American photographer who documented heartbreaking plight of families affected by the Great Depression: “The camera is an instrument that teaches people how to see without a camera.”
The Endless Canyon
An Early morning view from the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, looking South to the San Francisco Peaks. Humphrey Peak, the highest point in the state of Arizona is capped with snow. The Title, Endless Canyon, pays homage to the iconic 1966 Bruce Brown surfing film, The Endless Summer.
Fagstaff Fall Fashion
Dropping in on lovely winter's morning at Steamer Lane, in Santa Cruz California, where the water temperature makes a wetsuit obligatory, and the crowds are thin enough, and the sets are stacked up, so everybody gets up.