Ivanhoe Lake Beaver Dam [08-013]
While driving in the Colorado Rockies I came across this beaver pond and loved the sky reflection.
Aspen Trail, Maroon Bells, Colorado [08-011]
Golden Aspen Trees [08-055]
While hiking upon this trail, the bright sun lite up the entire aspen forest casting a golden glow.
Aspen Tree Trunk [08-012]
Aspen Forest [14-034]
The sun was setting behind the trees which made the yellow aspen leaves pop. I liked capturing the bands of color.
Large Maple Leaves [14-031]
Big leaf maple trees grow on the San Juan Islands in Washington State. The back lite maple leaves pop in front of the dark background.
Long Lake [08-015]
Red Aspen Leaves [12-048]
Sievers Mountain [12-045]
Squiggly Aspen [12-047]
Aspen Bands of Color [12-042]
Maroon Creek [12-043]
The Maroon Creek feeds in to the lake below the Maroon Bells in Aspen, Colorado.
Aspen Color Burst [12-041]
King Ram [15-024]
This is a telephoto shot of a ram near Georgetown Colorado. The rock reminded me of his throne as he look down upon his human subjects.
Golden Aspen Leaves [15-029]
Green Aspen Leaves [15-028]
The green aspen leaves are starting to turn to their yellow color.
Autumn Floor [15-025]
Aspen Drops [15-027]
The low setting sun lite the aspen leaves making the red, yellow and green colors pop. Each leaf reminded me of Dots, one of my favorite candies.
Aspen Fireworks [15-032]
This clump of aspen reminded me of a fireworks display, with the tree trucks the rocket's path and the explosion of color when the rock explodes.
Lone Aspen [15-030]
While hiking around Georgetown Colorado, I came across this lone aspen away from its forest in the background. The sky and clouds were beautiful that day.
In the San Juan Islands they have Maple trees with very large leaves. The leaves were back lite making them pop in front of the dark background.
Maroon Bells Reflection [12-044]
Misty Autumn Morning [08-017]