Monthly Archives: February 2015

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Happy 96th Birthday to Grand Canyon National Park!

Today, February 26th, Grand Canyon National Park celebrates the anniversary of its designation as a national park. So...Happy Birthday to Grand Canyon National Park, and thank you to everyone that has been a part of protecting and preserving this wonderful place! Title: Warm Summer Light Date: July 2012 Camera& Lens: Canon EOS 5D Mark III & 16-35mm f/2.8L [...]

Happy 96th Birthday to Grand Canyon National Park! 2017-11-01T16:03:25+00:00

Early Morning Light in Slickhorn Canyon

Located far downstream of the tiny town of Mexican Hat, Utah, on the San Juan River is  Slickhorn Canyon.  Located almost in the middle-of-nowhere, and not far from where the San Juan flows into Lake Powell, Slickhorn is only accessible via a very long backpacking trip, or by rafting the San Juan. I arrived at Slickhorn via raft 3 days after [...]

Early Morning Light in Slickhorn Canyon 2017-11-01T16:03:31+00:00

Morning at Moran Point

Today, February 12th, would have been Thomas Moran's birthday. Moran was an American painter and printmaker of the Hudson River School in New York. Moran said of the Grand Canyon "Of all places on earth the great canyon of Arizona is the most inspiring in its pictorial possibilities." In honor of Moran and his work [...]

Morning at Moran Point 2017-11-01T16:03:42+00:00