Milky Way at the Fire Tower
The Rich Mountain Fire Tower with Milky Way, Summer 2016.
At the confluence of the Arkansas and Poteau Rivers, we had hoped for a colorful sunset, but settled instead for a cloud show
Front of canoe, Devil's Den State Park
Canoe on the lake at Devil's Den State Park, summer 2017
Milky Way and Clouds
The Rich Mountain Fire Tower with Milky Way on a cloudy evening, Summer 2017
End of Day
From the Talimena Drive in Arkansas, we caught mist in the valleys below, along with the final bit of color from the setting sun.
Devil's Den State Park rental canoes on an early-spring morning, with bare trees reflected in the lake's surface
Heron Flying over the Arkansas River
Great Blue Heron flies over the Arkansas River, Citadel Bluff Park, Cecil, Arkansas
Eastern-tailed Blue butterfly, Cherokee Prairie, Arkansas. Posed for a few moments, then floated away...
Heron in the Morning
Brazos Bend State Park, Texas: Great Blue Heron wading in the shallows of Elm Lake, early morning.
Black-bellied Whistling Ducks perch on a tree limb, in silhouette with the setting sun, Brazos Bend State Park, Texas
Building the Nest
A Great Egret pair work together to build their nest in the rookery at High Island Sanctuary, High Island, Texas.
Hazy, wet, dewy morning at Cherokee Prairie, Summer 2017
Dewy morning at Cherokee Prairie, Arkansas
Prairie Blazing Star
Liatris, Blazing Star, Gayfeather - all names for this spiky flower. Cherokee Prairie, Arkansas
Wild petunia (?) and dew drops refracting the flower, Flanagan Prairie Area, near Charleston, Arkansas
Flanagan Prairie Morning
Black-eyed Susans and dew drops, Flanagan Prairie, Arkansas
Dew drop refractions, Cherokee Prairie, Arkansas
Wild Rose and Dew Drops
Dew drops refract the red wild rose, Cherokee Prairie Natural Heritage Area, near Charleston, Arkansas
Details - Natural Dam
A look at the water's detail as it flows over the Natural Dam, Arkansas
Devil's Den State Park canoes, Autumn 2016
Afternoon at Falling Waters
Summer afternoon at the waterfall, Falling Waters Creek, Arkansas Ozarks.
Edges - Natural Dam
Early morning light reflects along the water's edge, Natural Dam, Arkansas
Going Back To Mexico
Canoeist paddles by on the Arkansas River, Fort Smith Arkansas. As he went by, he called out to me: "I'm going back to Mexico, buddy!"
Natural Dam, Arkansas, at sunrise on a frosty morning, December 2015
Detail of the woodgrain of an Ancient Bristlecone Pine Tree, White Mountains in the Eastern Sierras, California.
Olmsted Point, in Yosemite National Park, looks west toward Yosemite Valley.
Autumn colors seen through the window, abandoned home in the Ozarks, north of Clarksville, Arkansas
Cadillac Ranch art installation, Amarillo, Texas
Ten Cadillacs were planted in the ground on the outskirts of Amarillo; graffiti artists - real and hopeful - are welcome to add a layer of paint.
Mulberry River Valley Sunset
Along the Mulberry River, north of Ozark, Arkansas, sits an old weathered barn, as the sun sets in summer.