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#33 Snowflake on Glove

#33 Snowflake on Glove

Snowflakes melted really quickly due to the black leather, so I had to be quick. This shot was handheld, manual focus. Settings used: 1/250s|f/4.0|ISO800|100mm|cropped almost 100%.

#13 Creekside Leaf

#13 Creekside Leaf

Today’s photo is of some droplets rounded up on a leaf in a wonder of surface tension. Settings: 0.4s|f/20|ISO80|35mm.

#11 Stone in the Wash

#11 Stone in the Wash

Today’s photo shows a stone stuck in a half frozen stream, its layers displaying an interesting pattern. 0.5s|f/8|ISO80|35mm.

#7 Twisted Leaf

#7 Twisted Leaf

What caused this leaf to grow so differently from its neighbors? We may never know, but this photo was taken with settings: 1/320s|f/2.8|ISO800|35mm.

#4 Twig of Winter

#4 Twig of Winter

This photo of the day was taken during late September in the early morning a few years ago in southwest Colorado. The settings used were: 1.0s|f/13|ISO80|35mm.

Waterfall Spray Ice Formations

Waterfall Spray Ice Formations

Last week I went down to the Telluride area to visit family and, on Thursday, woke up early to catch the sunrise on Lizard Head Pass and then hike one of my favorite local trails, the Hope Lake trail. It really is a great trail,…

Boulder Flooding #2

Boulder Flooding #2

Here’s another shot that shows the raw power of the enraged creek during the Boulder flooding. I think the color is the most striking thing about it. If a stream can be “angry”, this is it.

Rusted Paintscape #1

Rusted Paintscape #1

This rusted paint is a close up photograph of the side of a 1952 Ford F6 dump truck that I found at an abandoned uranium mining complex in Southwest Colorado. This is the 3rd year I’ve ventured to this isolated location, and each time is…