Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Aspen Fence and Trees

A fence made of aspen logs, with matching trees behind it
A fence made of aspen logs -- with matching trees behind it -- near San Gregorio Lake, southeast of Cuba.

Monday, August 27, 2007

Wildflowers and Granite

Wildflowers grow right up against the granite of the western face of the Sandia mountains
Wildflowers grow right up against the granite of the Sandia mountains.

Saturday, August 25, 2007

Signs of Late Summer

deep pink prickly pear cactus fruits and yellow snakeweed blossoms
Cooler mornings, deep pink or purple prickly pear fruits, and yellow snakeweed are sure signs that summer is coming to an end.

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Ruins at Abó

Ruins of the old church at Abó, part of the Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument
Ruins of the old church at Abó, part of the Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument.

Monday, August 20, 2007

Shiprock

Shiprock, in the Four Corners area (near the town of the same name), on a late summer afternoon
Shiprock, in the Four Corners area and near the town of the same name, on a late summer afternoon.

Tuesday, August 07, 2007

Monsoon Season Sunset

A spectacular New Mexican sunset, spawned by the summer monsoon rains
A spectacular New Mexican sunset, spawned by the summer monsoon rains.

Saturday, August 04, 2007

Virgin of Guadalupe

The virgin of Guadalupe, carved into a tree trunk, near Old Town Albuquerque
The virgin of Guadalupe, carved into a tree trunk, near Old Town Albuquerque.

Wednesday, August 01, 2007

Lake Maloya and Wildflowers

Looking south past a meadow full of wildflowers to Lake Maloya, at Sugarite Canyon State Park
Looking south past a meadow full of wildflowers to Lake Maloya, at Sugarite Canyon State Park.