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mountain with traffic and sky with power poles?

When I shot this scene, it was a test shot to get my camera conditions set up. The dark sky against the mottled mountain was captivating but there was a lot of junk between me and this beauty. 283 more words


5 Things You'll Miss About Albuquerque

I’ve been living away from Albuquerque since August, and every time I return for a visit I’m hit by all of the things that I miss the most. 467 more words


November 13 Piedra Lisa Hike

“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity.” John Muir… 391 more words


Thanks to Friend Beth’s invitation I walked/climbed 6.6 miles/1162 feet yesterday. Now granted I wasn’t appropriately grateful on some of those long uphill stretches but nine hours in bed and a pain pill later I am ready to offer up an earnest thank you. 149 more words

North America

Two Ears Tuesday

I couldn’t choose! The Sandia Mountains are so beautiful this time of year so I decided to show them from the back side, full of golden aspen splendor, and the front side, swirling in clouds and the banks of the Rio Grande stretching at their feet. 30 more words

Horseback Riding Adventure

Sandia Mountain Wilderness

Taken while on La Luz Trail, Sandia Mountains, New Mexico