Category Archives: New Mexico

Lo & Behold Snow at Ojo Caliente

Lo & Behold, that’s right, it snow at Ojo. Ahh, the snow at Ojo. You locals know what I’m talking about when I speak of a beautiful winter day. On my way out the door to head for the Rio … Continue reading

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The Moods of Cerro Pedernal

The Moods of Cerro Pedernal I guess one has to ask, can a mountain have a mood? For those of us who get to view Cerro Pedernal on a daily basis, we feel blessed. Now that’s a mood. (click on … Continue reading

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Pahoehoe Lava in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument

So what is Pahoehoe lava doing in the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument? Pahoehoe is the second most abundant type of lava flow. Pahoehoe lava is characterized by a smooth, billowy, or ropy surface. Pahoehoe flows tend to be … Continue reading

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Springtime Birds of Ojo Caliente

Springtime Birds of Ojo Caliente, New Mexico. Some of the friendly bird feeder lovers that visited us at our OJOHOME brought with them a splash of color. The birds I was able to capture images of included the Black-headed Grosbeak, … Continue reading

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Taos Celebrates Dennis Hopper Day

The Taos Pueblo, the city of Taos and Taos county celebrated Dennis Hopper Day. We gathered in the Ranchos de Taos Plaza, behind the historic San Francisco de Asís Church near the old El Cortez Theater where Hopper lived at … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Rio Grande Whitewater Festival 2014

The Mother’s Day Rio Grande Whitewater Festival was founded in the 1950’s by Los Alamos paddle boater Jim “Stretch” Fretwell.  After competing at Colorado’s FiBark on the Arkansas River for many years, Stretch started a whitewater race closer to home … Continue reading

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What’s All This Then?

“What’s all this then?” That’s a line I frequently used many years ago which I borrowed from Monty Python. It was simply to demonstrate my state of bewilderment. So why the confusion now? Bud Light Trash. For the past year … Continue reading

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New Mexico Bighorn Sheep

New Mexico Bighorn Sheep can easily be found just minutes away from my front door. As often as I can, I head up into the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument in search of images. I don’t really have a … Continue reading

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Autumn 2013

Before the 16th century “harvest” was the word used to refer to what we now call Autumn. (click on images to enlarge) Why do we call it Fall? The following images were taken from essentially the same spot. I pulled … Continue reading

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Dixon Studio Tour 2013

A great time was had by all! Met some wonderful people from all over the globe. We talked photography, digital processing tips, the latest and greatest cameras, shared stories, laughed and just generally “chewed the fat”. The Dixon Studio Tour … Continue reading

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