Photo Of The Day – Basalt Columns Like The Waves

Title: Basalt Columns Like The Waves Location: Alaska, USA, North America ( 87° 1’27.56″W 20°22’12.52″N) Description: Located on the outer reaches of Southeast Alaska, the basalt columns here, while not formed by the waves, certainly feel a need to emulate them. ——————- Camera Canon 7D Mark Lens Canon 28-300mm Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Sunshine On The Treasury At Petra

   Title: Sunshine On The Treasury At Petra Location: Petra, Jordan (30°19’20” N 35°27’6″ E) Description: The Treasury At Petra is one of the most widely recognized images from the country of Jordan, thanks in no small part to the film Indiana Jones & The Last Crusade. The Continue Reading →

Traveling Through Colors: Orange

I go through phases with my photography and it is especially easy to grab on to a color concept when looking through the images on a recent trip. In this case, orange caught my eye so I started collecting images from the past five years (or so) of Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – The Treasury (Al Khazneh) In Petra Light By Hundreds Of Candles Under A Canopy Of Stars, Petra, Jordan

Title: The Treasury (Al Khazneh) In Petra Light By Hundreds Of Candles Under A Canopy Of Stars, Petra, Jordan Location: Petra, Jordan, Asia Description: A few nights each week the Treasury at Petra is the scene of a wonderful ceremony with local storytelling, folk music and reverence as Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – The Treasury At Night

Title: The Treasury At Night Location: Petra, Jordan, Asia Description: The Treasury at Petra, Jordan, is a beautiful structure as seen from the inside out in this unique image shot during the Petra By Night ceremony. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon EF 10-22mm Shutter Speed 30 seconds Aperture Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – The Treasury At Petra By Candle Light

Title: The Treasury At Petra By Candle Light Location: Petra, Jordan, Asia Description: The Treasury at Petra takes on a surreal feel when lit by the candles in hundreds of luminaries during the Petra By Night program held at the UNESCO World Heritage Site. More than just a Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Ancient Roman Road, Jerash, Jordan

Title: Ancient Roman Road, Jerash, Jordan Location: Jerash, Jordan Description: I’m not much of a historian, but I do love to learn. This is much history in Jordan and it amazed me how complete some of it is. The Roman ruins, complete with two amphitheaters and a temple Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Petra At Night

Title: Petra At Night Location: Petra, Jordan MAP Description: Petra at night is a special time to visit the ancient ruin. The temperatures are cooler, the entire 1km walk to the Treasury is illuminated by candles (as seen here) and special music is played while in reverence of Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Words In Ruins

Title: Words In Ruins Location: Volubilis, Morocco ISO 50 Focal Length 16mm Shutter Speed 1/50 sec Aperture f/16 Exp Comp -1/3 Camera Canon EOS 5D Lens Canon EF 16-35mm L Description: Volubilis is an ancient town that has been put back together (notice the brickwork amongst the columns) Continue Reading →