Autumn’s Beauty

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  How beautifully the leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days. ~John Burroughs  

Praise!

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  From the rising of the sun to the place where it sets, the name of the LORD is to be praised. Psalm 113:3

The Beauty of Autumn

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“Autumn….the year’s last, loveliest smile.” ~William Cullen Bryant The leaves put on such a beautiful, final show before leaving us. Now is not the time to think about the cold winds which will soon follow! Enjoy the season and all the lovely scenes which are unfolding each day.

The Colors of Autumn

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“How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.” John Burroughs It is interesting that nature bursts forth with spectacular color as it awakens – and once again as it prepares to go to sleep. It’s unfortunate that neither display lasts very long, but then again, maybe the fact … Continued

The Setting Sun

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From the rising of the sun to the place where it sets, the name of the LORD is to be praised. Psalm 113:3 Here in the Intermountain West, the smoke from wildfires burning in California has returned. It had finally cleared out at the beginning of the month, but shifting winds brought it back (though … Continued

Infinite Beauty

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Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty. ~ John Ruskin This is so true. One need not jet off to an exotic location to see beautiful sights; they might be just outside your door. Take the time to notice nature! I made the image featured here back in Illinois last … Continued

Look Up

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The sky is the ultimate art gallery just above us. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson I could not agree more! What’s happening above is integral to a landscape photographer, whether or not the sky is going to be included in the image. I’m a big fan of clouds, and it’s always a treat to witness a magnificent … Continued

Summer in the Mountains

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Come and see what God has done… Psalm 66:5 I made this photograph almost exactly one year ago. The monsoonal conditions last summer were much better than they have been so far this season. Once July rolls around, there is typically a good chance you’ll see nice cloud production over the mountains in the afternoon, … Continued