Something to Howl About!

It started with the hot air balloons taking off in the distance. This time of year is the peak balloon season in the desert - it just depends on the wind currents where they start. This is only about half...

“Hunting” for Wildlife

I'm having fun hiking with the AF-S Nikkor 300mm trying to hunt for wildlife. A lot of birds... But a few other critters as well.. Two Jackrabbits running away in the wash. Sometimes you take a picture that just makes...

King of the Hill

With a hike to stay at Phantom Ranch this summer, it is time to start getting out there and stretch my "hiking" muscles. It helps when the weather turns 70 in January to get motivated.

Wandering in Sedona

I haven't posted in a while. Life has been in the way. But had a great morning walking along the Little Horse Trail in Sedona, Arizona.

It’s Warming Up… Everywhere

Summer is around the corner. It means triple degree temps are becoming the norm for us in the desert. That doesn't mean hiking less, but adjusting to being out earlier or later. I also make sure to have more water...

Messing with Sunsets

"Willy Wonka" Pose The weather is warming up in Phoenix. It's a great time for evening hikes on your favorite peak and and catch a sunset.

Grand Canyon National Park’s Centennial

2019 marks the Grand Canyon's 100th year as a National Park. Living a few hours away from the South Rim made it easy for me to "drop in" and celebrate (and still be able to do it again)! If you...

Wildflowers Galore

It's finally warming up in the desert! And all of the rain we've received this winter has made the desert "explode" with wildflowers. Some of these would make nice prints. Please contact me if interested. I recommend getting out there...