Eastern San Juan Sunrise

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  • Eastern San Juan Sunrise

    Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, Colorado - This view was looking west and away from the sunrise and it still amazes me. For some reason, the cloudy sky to the west reflected the light from sunrise back in an even pink glow yielding a totally salmon colored…

  • Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge Sunrise

    Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, Colorado - Here is another of my favorite landscape memories from the 2014 Sandhill Crane Festival. It was total luck that I was even at this spot when the sun came up as I had started out watching the sunrise from a totally…

  • Nightime at the 2014 Monte Vista Sandhill Crane Festival

    Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, Colorado - For me, the Sandhill Crane Festival is about much more than just the birds for which it is named. In addition to photographing any other wildlife we can find, landscape opportunities exist all day (or night) long.…


  • With Sunlight Cometh the Cranes

    Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, Colorado - If you attend the Sandhill Crane Festival, you must make a visit before sunrise so as to watch the sky transform from an eerie dark silence into a noisy frenzy of flight. Even if the sunrise is not very pretty, as…

  • Not yet Spring at the Monte Vista NWR

    Monte Vista NWR, Monte Vista, CO - I'm back from my journey to the 2014 Sandhill Crane Festival in the Colorado San Luis Valley. It is going to take me quite a while to review the photos but I will endeavor to share some of them quickly. This image was…

  • Colorado Rockies

    Another 35mm color slide from late 1992, probably Rocky Mountain National Park but I don't recall the exact location ... NOTE: This is an image copy which might be smaller and/or have less resolution than the original which can be found at: www.flickr.c…


  • New Year's Eve at the Broadmoor

    The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO. NOTE: This is an image copy which might be smaller and/or have less resolution than the original which can be found at: www.flickr.com/photos/ctofcsco/130079435 25

  • Garden of the Gods (circa July 2008)

    Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, CO - Another film era memory that reminds me of how much more fun photography became after fully converting over to digital ... www.gardenofgods.com NOTE: This is an image copy which might be smaller and/or have l…

  • Tarryall Clouds

    I don't recall exactly where I took this shot but the Summer Clouds caught my eye while we were checking out the Tarryall Wildlife Area ... wildlife.state.co.us/LandWater/StateWild lifeAreas/Pages/s... NOTE: This is an image copy which might be smaller…


  • Lawn Lake / Roaring river - Alluvial Fan/Falls (circa May 1993)

    Rocky Mountain National Park, Roaring River, Alluvial Fan/Falls - Looking back over my collection of slides, I instantly recalled learning about and seeing the damage caused by this amazing floodwater event. Here also is a web link that provides a descri…

  • Garden of the Gods / Stormy Morning Sunrise

    Colorado Springs, CO - This atypical view of the Garden of the Gods park, looking south and away from the "Balanced Rock", is comprised of three images in a bracket with two stop separation (HDR). gardenofgods.com NOTE: This is an image copy which migh…

  • Cripple Creek and Victor Gold Mine

    Cripple Creek, Colorado - "There's still Gold in them there hills!" www.ccvgoldmining.com/ NOTE: This is an image copy which might be smaller and/or have less resolution than the original which can be found at: www.flickr.com/photos/ctofcsco/125894887…


  • Colorado Rocky Mountains (circa Sept 1992)

    Exact location is currently unknown but this is possibly Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. NOTE: This is an image copy which might be smaller and/or have less resolution than the original which can be found at: www.flickr.com/photos/ctofcsco/12565…

  • Lightning Strikes the Rocky Mountains (circa Sept 1992)

    Colorado Rockies (circa Sept 1992) - I actually don't know where this was taken but it was with some old slides labeled Rocky Mountain National Park so for now that is what I'm going with. If anyone can better identify the location I'd appreciate the hel…

  • Eldred Rock Lighthouse, Alaska

    Eldred Rock, Alaska - Although the views were stunning each and every day, this view of the Eldred Rock Lighthouse was without question the most memorable from my 2008 Inside Passage Cruise aboard the Star Princess. www.lighthousefriends.com/light.asp?…


  • Denver Stapleton International Airport (Circa September 1992)

    Denver, CO - I found this bit of history while looking at some old slides in my archives over the weekend. Taken around the time I moved to Colorado, I decided to make the relocation permanent having spent much of the previous few years working in the D…

  • Icy Garden Of The Gods

    Garden of the Gods Park, Colorado Springs, CO. www.gardenofgods.com NOTE: This is an image copy which might be smaller and/or have less resolution than the original which can be found at: www.flickr.com/photos/ctofcsco/123431127 75

  • Icy Winter Cottonwoods

    Colorado Mining Museum, Colorado Springs, CO - Oh the winter weather is frightful today so I'm revisiting this icy December day. Here is another (closer) look at these large Cottonwood Trees all covered in ice at the Western Museum of Mining and Industry…


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