TWOI: 5/21/18

Good morning, and welcome to another new week! This week's set was very difficult to sort - I love them all for different reasons!  I hope you like them, too. This first one is of Yosemite's Three Brothers.  We ventured out early to catch them in the first rays of…

TWOI: 4/2/18

Happy April, all!  I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter weekend (whether or not you celebrate the holiday) and you're ready for a brand new week! This week's selection turned out well.  I usually mostly select my Instagram photos at random, though I try to pick a variety of my…

Mesa Verde & Petroglyphs

I had seen pictures of Mesa Verde from my parents' trip several years ago, so I couldn't quite understand the name; clay structures built into the cliff walls looked anything but green.  However, when we finally arrived, I saw the land was decorated with lush trees and stubby desert shrubs.…

Puebloan Sun and Moon

Being a photographer, of course I had certain plans on my agenda when we went to Mesa Verde (and really throughout our trip).  Wherever I go, I think about sunrise and sunset opportunities.  Every location is different, and I love the beautiful golden hours.  I try for sunrises and sunsets…

Cliff Dwellings

The next stop in our epic desert road trip was Mesa Verde.  I had seen pictures from my parents' previous visit - all red soil and thick ladders.  I was excited to see the famed cliff dwellings for myself, and they didn't disappoint! (more…)