White Pocket

White Pocket

White Pocket is my favorite piece of landscape.  I tell people that you can drop your camera and you’ll get a good shot here.  It is far more popular now than when I first started coming…now it has guides bringing people to the site and far more visitors,...
Blue Canyon Arizona

Blue Canyon Arizona

Blue Canyon Arizona is located on the Hopi Reservation.   It is a very special and little visited place of great beauty.  Unlike the Navajo Nation, the Hopis have very little in the way of plans or services for this restricted area.  The Navajos have a very organized...
Mesa Arch at Sunrise

Mesa Arch at Sunrise

Mesa Arch at sunrise is a reliable venue for a fine picture from Canyonlands National Park.  To accomplish this you’ll need a couple of items besides your camera.  In winter, you’ll need a warm coat, but any time of year bring a stable tripod and a...
Germans visiting the Wave

Germans visiting the Wave

I have spent the better part of a month hiking the Southwest desert for every year the past 10 years.  I have had many encounters with Europeans, since they are very aware of the Wave and other spectacular sites in the desert. Germans visiting the Wave are commonly...