Landscape and Panoramic Photography

Posts tagged “light

Sandia Mountains and Clouds, 2019

The road to the Sandia Tram winds  up the Sandia Foothills outside Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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Road to Sandia Tram and Storm Clouds (B&W Panorama #1), Cibola National Forest, NM (16″x68″)

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Road to Sandia Tram and Storm Clouds (B&W Panorama #1), Cibola National Forest, NM (16″x53″)


Sandias and Winter Storm Clouds, 2019

A lone juniper stands on a grassy slope in front of the Sandia Mountains in the high desert outside Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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Juniper, Storm Clouds, Sandia Mountains (B&W Panorama #6), Cibola National Forest, NM (16″x38″)

 


Winter Sunset and Cottonwoods

Last rays of sunlight poke through winter clouds over cottonwoods near the Rio Grande River outside Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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Winter Sunset, Clouds, and Cottonwoods, Albuquerque, NM (16″x44″)


Panoramas of Sandia Mountains and Winter Storm Clouds

A few black and white panoramas of winter storm clouds over the Sandia Mountains on New Year’s Eve, 2018.

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Winter Storm Clouds and Snow over Sandias (B&W Panorama #4, NYE 2018), Cibola National Forest, NM (16″x35″)

 

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Winter Storm Clouds and Snow over Sandias (B&W Panorama #1, NYE 2018), Cibola National Forest, NM (16″x63″)


Sandia Mountains and Winter Storm

Snow, clouds, and fog from a winter storm over the Sandia Mountains, taken from Forest Service Road 333.

WinterStormCloudsSandias2018_SingleFrameWinter Storm Clouds over Sandias (Single Frame), Cibola National Forest, NM (12″x18″)

 


Sandia Mountains and Winter Clouds

After a winter storm dropped a few inches of snow on the Sandia foothills, I stopped along Forest Service Road 333 to photograph this panorama of the light from the setting sun on the clearing storm clouds and Sandia Mountains.

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Sun and Clouds after Winter Storm, Cibola National Forest, NM (16″x46″)


Nepali Pine Forest at Sunrise

After coring lakes in the Himalayan foothills, we stayed at a town in the pines on a ridge top. I got up around sunrise and walked along the cliffside highway to take a few photographs of the light through the trees.

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Sunrise through the Pines, far Western Nepal, (15″x48″)


Sandstone Bluffs and Clouds at Escalante

Here are a few panoramas of the striations in the sandstone plateaus and bluffs in Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument.

StriationsAndSky_16x48Striations and Sky, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, UT (16″x48″)

JuniperSkeletonAndSandstone_16x60Juniper Skeleton and Sandstone, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, UT (16″x60″)


Texture and Space at Escalante, Part V

More from the Harris Wash and Zebra slot canyon area in Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument.


KnifeOfLightInSlotCanyonKnife of Light in Slot Canyon
, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, UT (12″x18″)

RecedingSandsonePillarsReceding Sandsone Pillars, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, UT (12″x18″)

WavesofSandstoneandCloudsWave of Sandstone and Clouds, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, UT (16″x61″)


Texture and Space at Escalante, Part IV

Here are a few more landscapes and texture-focused, single-frame photographs from the Harris Wash and Zebra slot canyon area in Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument.


BlueberryLandscapeBlueberry Landscape
, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, UT (12″x18″)

CracksInStriationsCracks in StriationsGrand Staircase Escalante National Monument, UT (12″x18″)

PockMarkInStriations1BWPockmark in Striations (1), Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, UT (12″x18″)

HalfMoonandStriationsHalf Moon in Striations, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument, UT (12″x18″)