Twin Lakes Reflection I

Twin Lakes Reflection I

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Twin Lakes in Colorado with fall colors of golden aspens reflecting in the lake

Single Tree in Snowy Hills

Single Tree in Snowy Hills

The wonders of winter: A lone tree in a snowy valley in Colorado

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Rolling Hills in Spring

Rolling Hills in Spring

The verdant Wet Mountain valley in Colorado ablaze in spring colors

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Alien Sunset Cloud

Alien Sunset Cloud

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Lone Horse on Snowy Hills

Lone Horse on Snowy Hills

A Paint is grazing on the foothills of the Colorado Rocky Mountains covered in a fresh layer of snow

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Egrets in the Sky

Egrets in the Sky

A flock of white egrets against the blue sky

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Moon Over Rocky Mountains I

Moon Over Rocky Mountains I

A full moon setting behind the Sangre de Cristo range in Colorado

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Crazy Colorado Clouds

Crazy Colorado Clouds

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Tree Reflection in Lake

Tree Reflection in Lake

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The Colors of Summer

The Colors of Summer

Flowers and fields of the Wet Mountain Valley of Colorado

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First Snow

First Snow

The Blanca Massif in Colorado in full colors of autumn and a dusting of snow

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Snowflake

Snowflake

A single snowflake is balancing on a pine needle

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Rocky Mountain Sunset at Blanca Massif

Rocky Mountain Sunset at Blanca Massif

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Spectacular sunset light is reflecting of the peaks of the Rocky Mountains (Blanca Peak in the middle) in southern Colorado

A Flock of Finches

A Flock of Finches

A flock of Finches against the snowy background

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Nambe Waterfall at Sunset

Nambe Waterfall at Sunset

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Yucca in White Sands

Yucca in White Sands

World of Contrast: A spikey Yucca plant in the soft ripples of the gypsum dunes in White Sands NP, New Mexico

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Cactus Flower with Dew

Cactus Flower with Dew

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Shark Eye Shell

Shark Eye Shell

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Broken Soil

Broken Soil

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Ice in the Sky

Ice in the Sky

Ice Crystals seemingly free floating in the blue winter sky

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Rain Clouds Over Valley

Rain Clouds Over Valley

Rain clouds of a monsoon storm are floating through a valley in Colorado, while the sun is painting the valley floor with spectacular colors

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Winter Fields Of Gold

Winter Fields Of Gold

The snow covered meadows of the Rocky Mountain foothills are glistening like gold during a winter storm

 

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Foothills and Rain

Foothills and Rain

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The stacked foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado glowing with rain and sun

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Mount Herrard in Colorado

Mount Herrard in Colorado

Mount Herrard in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains outside of Westcliffe, Colorado

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Lone Aspen Tree in First Snow

Lone Aspen Tree in First Snow

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A lone aspen tree, exploding in spectacular orange and red colors of the fall, is standing in a snowy meadow in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, outside of Westcliffe.

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Aspen Leaf in First Snow

Aspen Leaf in First Snow

A multi colored aspen leaf in first snow. The sun has melted the snow on top of the leaf into water droplets

 

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Ice Crystal Forest 1

Ice Crystal Forest 1

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Tiny ice crystals of snow, reflecting the morning sun, seem to form a micro ice forest in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains inWestcliffe, Colorado

Sunrise at Twin Lakes, Colorado

Sunrise at Twin Lakes, Colorado

Magic morning light reflecting at Twin Lakes in Colorado in the fall

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Spanish Peaks

Spanish Peaks

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The Spanish Peaks in Southern Colorado are looming like a mirage on the horizon

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Rainbow and Cloud

Rainbow and Cloud

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A super rainbow glows over the Wet Mountain Valley in Colorado

Last Light

Last Light

The last light of the setting sun floods the valley after a rain storm moves through

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Sun Cross on Meadow

Sun Cross on Meadow

Clouds moving over the Wet Mountain Valley in Colorado exposing the sun as a cross on the meadow

 

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Lost Lake in Colorado

Lost Lake in Colorado

Creek flowing from Lost Lake in morning light

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Buffalo

Buffalo

In Colorado

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Storm Cloud Over Valley

Storm Cloud Over Valley

Angry Storm Cloud exploding over the Valley for summer thunderstorm in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

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Ice Formations Growing Up

Ice Formations Growing Up

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Macro photo of delicate and tiny ice formations forming out of snow

Star Trails over Rocky Mountains

Star Trails over Rocky Mountains

Stars show up as trails over the 14,000ft peaks of the Rocky Mountains in Colorado in this long exposure

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Maligne Lake

Maligne Lake

Maligne Lake near Jasper, Canada

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Storm over Rocky Mountains

Storm over Rocky Mountains

Blanca Peak near Westcliffe, Colorado

Lightning Storm over Valley in Colorado

Lightning Storm over Valley in Colorado

A summer lightning storm explodes over a valley outside Westcliffe, Colorado. On the right side are the Sangre de Cristos mountains

 

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Frozen Grass

Frozen Grass

Ice is covering a single piece of grass

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Spiderweb with Morning Dew

Spiderweb with Morning Dew

Dew drops on a spider web in autumn

Star Trails Around Polaris

Star Trails Around Polaris

The stars seem to swirl around Polaris. This photo was taken at 9,000 ft altitude in Colorado

 

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Aspen Sky

Aspen Sky

A sky full of golden aspen: Fall colors in CO

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Dandelion

Dandelion

Dandelion

 

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Birds in Morning Light

Birds in Morning Light

Lack Skimmers and gulls in Florida

Beach in Florida Panhandle

Beach in Florida Panhandle

White sand and emerald water at this endless beach in the Florida Panhandle

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Sandhill Cranes

Sandhill Cranes

Sandhill Cranes flying during migration

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Rifle Falls in Colorado

Rifle Falls in Colorado

The triple falls at Rifle Falls in Colorado

 

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Reflection Field

Reflection Field

Clouds reflecting in a flooded field

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Colorado Monument With Storm

Colorado Monument With Storm

Storm clouds are building over Colorado National Monument

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The Drip

The Drip

A dripping icicle in springtime in Colorado

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Cloud over Mounatins

Cloud over Mounatins

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Grand Tetons and Fall

Grand Tetons and Fall

Beautiful fall colors with Grand Tetons in the background

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Milky Way Reflecting in Silver Jack Reservoir, Colorado

Milky Way Reflecting in Silver Jack Reservoir, Colorado

The night sky with the Milky Way reflecting on Silver Jack Reservoir in Colorado

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Colorado Clouds

Colorado Clouds

Dramatic clouds fill the skies

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Old Truck

Old Truck

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Horses on Meadow

Horses on Meadow

Two horses and a mule on a flowery meadow in Colorado

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Puffins

Puffins

Puffins at the coast of Maine and Canada

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Moon Over Rocky Mountains

Moon Over Rocky Mountains

Full moon over Sangre De Cristo Mountains in Colorado

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