Island in the Sky, part II

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In part II, we’ll look at some photos taken by Marilyn and Marie from the Island in the Sky in Canyonlands National Park.  (Part I consisted of only my photos.) Marie took this photo of sunrise from the parking lot … Continued

Friday Fitness Hike

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Four of us met for the fitness hike today in McDowell Mountain Park: Bob, Linda, Janet, and me.  Starting at the Wagner Trailhead, we hiked Wagner to Granite where we turned right.  We then hiked to the large wash that … Continued

Sony NEX-7 in-camera HDR Example

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My Sony NEX-7 does in-camera HDR.  I used this feature extensively while taking photos during my recent vacation. HDR stands for High Dynamic Range.  HDR photos are intended to show you portions of the scene that might not otherwise be … Continued

Castle Valley

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Marilyn took this photo of Castle Valley. Although I really like this photo, I’m am not quite satisfied with my editing of it.  I split the photo up into four layers, the sky, the towers in the background, the tower … Continued

Colette has a new home!

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(And it’s not with us!) Below is a photo of Colette, the last of the four kittens we were taking care of.  Colette’s siblings had been found homes about a week ago.  Yesterday, a nice lady with two young daughters … Continued

Queen Nefertiti

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Marilyn took this photo at or near the entrance to Park Avenue in Arches National Park.

The Steps up to Turret Arch

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One of Marilyn’s photos…

Swirls in the Sandstone on Park Avenue

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On Tuesday during our week’s stay in Moab this year, Marie and I walked down Park Avenue in Arches National Park.   Water runs through that area and has eroded some of the sandstone away exposing interesting swirls and other … Continued

Monitor and Merrimac

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This photo is of the Monitor and Merrimac Buttes.  I took this photo late in the day after our visit to the Island in the Sky.  There are several viewpoints for these buttes along Utah 313, the road leading to … Continued

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