Riviera Maya Caves And Cenotes Worth Returning To

The place was called Indiana Joe’s and yes, they used the same font at the Indiana Jones franchise, so I knew there was a good chance of cheesiness involved. Joe’s was made up around two central, natural features, a pretty cool cave system and a cenote, which is a naturally occurring underground pool. My daughter […]

Candle Lighting, Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia

Photo Of The Day – Candle Lighting

Title: Candle Lighting Location: Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia (27°42’58″ N  85°17’3″ E) Description: Devotional butter lamps are lit at the foot of Swayambhunath in Kathmandu, Nepal. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon 28-300mm L ISO 800 Focal Length 300mm Aperture f/5.6 Shutter Speed 1/30 Altitude 4,344.6 ft Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey. Image Available For Commercial Licensing […]

An Easy Path To Great Landscape Photos – Visit A National Park

Time after time when I view my own photos and gravitate to what I enjoy the most, 70% of those images are shot in a national park some place on this planet (with UNESCO World Heritage Sites coming in a near the top as well). It’s no coincidence that they are also one of the […]

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Photo Of The Day – Sunrise On The Olympics

Title: Sunrise On The Olympics Location: Whidbey Island, Washington, USA, North America Description: Taken this morning, the sun did a wonderful job lighting up the Olympic Mountains. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon 28-300mm L ISO 320 Focal Length 275mm Aperture f/5.6 Shutter Speed 1/160 Altitude 60 ft Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey. Image Available For […]

Bubblenet Feeding Humpback Whales (Megaptera novaeangliae)

Photo Of The Day – Bubblenet Feeding Humpback Whales (Megaptera novaeangliae)

 Title: Bubblenet Feeding Humpback Whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) Location: Chatham Strait, Alaska, USA, North America (57°48’52″ N  134°56’43″ W) Description: Along the inside waters of Southeast Alaska each summer there congregates large numbers of humpback whales looking to fatten up before heading south in the winter for breeding and calving groups in warmer climates. One method for feeding […]

Alaska Rainforest Floor, Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska, USA

Photo Of The Day – Alaska Rainforest Floor

 Title: Alaska Rainforest Floor Location: Bartlett Cove, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Alaska, USA, North America (58°27’26″ N  135°51’54″ W) Description: Walking the shores of Glacier Bay National Park and getting down low brings into view a whole other world of plants. The canopy and sky overhead are reflected in the drops if you look very […]

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