Arizona: Path to a lookout point in black and white (2019)

When we left Phoenix to drive the RV towards Denver for the STC Summit, we went to Munds Park before heading east on Interstate 40. Before you reach the New Mexico border on Interstate 40, there's an Arizona attraction called the Meteor Crater, the world's best preserved meteor crater impact site. There are three lookout … Continue reading Arizona: Path to a lookout point in black and white (2019)

Arizona: Patterns in black and white (2019)

I've always been drawn to patterns with my camera, so of course I saw the pattern in this overhang. We attended a Spring Training game at newly remodeled Peoria Sports Complex in March, 2019. I've always liked Spring Training games, because they allow me to bring in my good camera (no tripod, though). If you've … Continue reading Arizona: Patterns in black and white (2019)

Arizona: Sentimental Journey at Luke Days (2018)

Friday, May 8, 2020 was the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (V-E) Day. I know of at least three flyovers (Phoenix, AZ; Portland, OR; and Houston, TX). The flyover in Phoenix was courtesy of the Commemorative Air Force Airbase Arizona museum in Mesa, AZ. Three planes were in the flyover: a B-25 Mitchell "Maid … Continue reading Arizona: Sentimental Journey at Luke Days (2018)

Arizona: Light display exhibit (2017)

In September, 2017, about a week before the exhibit closed, I met up with several photographers to check out this light display exhibit. It was fun shooting something new and working around other attendees and photographers. Cool patterns Other random effects Sometimes, after I've gotten the cool shots, I play around with other photography effects.

Arizona: Jeep photos at Bartlett Lake (2015)

Bartlett Lake is one of those places you visit in every season. In November, 2015, we visited Bartlett Lake so I could photograph the Jeep for a photography assignment. The theme was "How We Roll" - and clearly, Bob's Jeep was ready for a closeup. 🙂 Of course, there were a couple of landscape photography … Continue reading Arizona: Jeep photos at Bartlett Lake (2015)

Arizona: Tuzigoot National Monument (2017)

When the temperatures start soaring in the Phoenix area during the summer, residents flee north towards cooler climates like Camp Verde, Flagstaff, and Sedona. In June 2017, we drove the RV to an RV park in Cottonwood. This was the first time we encountered an RV space that was hard to level and back into. … Continue reading Arizona: Tuzigoot National Monument (2017)

Arizona: Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show (2018)

One of the events that jams up traffic in the north Phoenix and Scottsdale area is the annual Arabian horse show. This event is held in mid-February over several days. It was also a bucket list item for me to photograph. I at least wanted to do it once, but my work schedule interfered until … Continue reading Arizona: Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show (2018)

Arizona: Cottonwood (2016)

This was our first trip in the RV to a state park for the weekend. We left Phoenix and traveled up Interstate 17 northbound, towards Cottonwood and Dead Horse Ranch State Park. As part of the weekend, we met up with some photographers for a photowalk in Sedona. Unlike our previous trip to Sedona, we … Continue reading Arizona: Cottonwood (2016)