Salt Creek Devastation, But The Pupfish Remain

There used to be nice boardwalk all along Salt Creek in Death Valley National Park. A hurricane from the Pacific that turned into a tropical storm when it hit Death Continue Reading →

Half Dome And The Ahwahnee

Description: This is one of my favorite view spots in Yosemite Valley. Location: Yosemite National Park, California, USA, North America Copyright Peter West Carey. All rights reserved.

Can’t Talk, Busy

Description: An Uinta Ground Squirrel takes a tuft and runs with it. Location: Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA, North America photograph copyright, Peter West Carey. All rights reserved.

Bison, Outstanding In Its Field

Description: A joy of visiting Yellowstone National Park is seeing all the bison roaming the hills and prairies. Location: Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA, North America photograph copyright, Peter West Continue Reading →

Sunrise And Half Dome

Description: A slightly different take on the photo from the other day with Half Dome in Yosemite National Park at sunrise. Location: Yosemite National Park, California, USA, North America Photograph Copyright Continue Reading →

Classic Half Dome View At Sunrise

Description: As luck would have it, I snagged a last minute campsite in Yosemite Valley for Wednesday. That lead to a LOT of video taping, some more VR180 footage composing and Continue Reading →

Inside Lehman Cave, Great Basin National Park

Description: Lehman Cave is likely a place you haven’t heard of. It’s also possible Great Basin National Park also isn’t on your radar. But if you have the time to drive Continue Reading →

Miles Above Yosemite National Park On A Perfect Day

Description: This used to be an almost weekly view for me, or at least the chance to see it (clouds willing). While I love living in California, I do miss the Continue Reading →

Fern Canyon Video

Tight on the heels of the last still frame post of Fern Canyon comes the sequel: Fern Canyon the Video! It’s four minutes of relaxing views inside the canyon with Continue Reading →

Autumn In Yosemite Valley

Description: There is so much to visit in Yosemite and yes, one day, I’ll go backcountry camping as I used to in Washington. But until then, I am more than delighted Continue Reading →

Who Wants To Go For A Paddle With A Rainbow And Mountains?

Description: Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve is by far one of my favorite parks. It’s so massive and mostly untouched because the vast majority of visitors come in on a Continue Reading →

Thunderhead Over Yosemite

Description: Check it out: clouds Location: Yosemite National Park, California, USA, North America Camera: Canon 7D Mark II + 28-300mm L Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey. Image Available For Commercial Licensing (email) Continue Reading →

El Capitan And Half Dome

Description: While the ‘standard’ view of the beautiful cliffs from Tunnel View is what most people associate with Yosemite Valley, I rather enjoy the view from the road to Tioga Pass Continue Reading →