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Archive for August, 2017

Green And Mossy Water Flow

Green and mossy on the forest floor. Love finding little gems like this on a creek in the Colorado High Country. Green mosses are very small flowerless plants that typically grow in dense green clumps or mats, often in damp or shady locations.

Mid to late summer with a lot of rain you will […]

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Colorado Paint Mines Formations Metal Print

Paint Mines Interpretive Park is located one mile south of the town of Calhan in northeast El Paso County. It is a unique blending of geological, archaeological, historical and ecological resources. At first we were a little disappointed thinking this would be like Garden of the Gods where you drive around the park. But once […]

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Perseid Meteor Shower Over Colorado Indian Peaks Framed Prints

This is one of my most favorite places here in Colorado and on the planet. The Indian Peaks in the Rocky Mountains above Ward and Boulder Colorado. It has changed much over the years and is a very popular place. Years ago it was free to get in, now there’s a charge but they […]

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Monochrome Wilderness Wonders Framed Prints

Aspen tree are really wilderness wonders. They can live to well over 100 years, and the root systems can survive much longer, usually between 5,000 and 10,000 years, according to the National Park Service.

A grove of Aspen trees can actually be just one tree because they share the same root system. The intermingled […]

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Colorado Country Metal Print

When you hear “Colorado” the first thing people think about is “mountains”. There is also a lot of ranches and farming here as well. The high plains meet the foothills of the rocky mountains.

These are the fabulous views as you drive around close to the mountains.

This agriculture nature landscape is the front range […]

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A Ducky Kind Of Day Framed Print

 

 

Scenic view of “The twin Peaks”, Mount Meeker 13,911 feet and Longs Peak 14,256 feet from the St Vrain River open space area next to Golden Ponds in Longmont Colorado. A nice calm day with the lakes like mirrors.

Imagine taking a walk, it is late spring and the temperatures are perfect. […]

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Nature Out Of Darkness A Black and White Print

It was a cloudy rain day. As a matter of fact it was a weekend of rain, and that’s very unusual in Colorado. Not like it was always raining, it was off in and on. Rain in Colorado is very enjoyable. Being from Pittsburgh Pa, I was used to weeks of rain. Here you […]

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Relaxing Coot Lake Boulder County Colorado Storming Time Lapse

 

A relaxing time lapse video of storms rolling in from over the Colorado Rocky Mountains. This is a view from Coot Lake in Boulder County, Colorado to the Flatirons and also to the west.

Saw a few bolts of lightning but very few and far in between and none when I was filming. Tracked […]

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