Scenic Lakes Photo Gallery

I took this photo of the lakes in Pagosa Spring Colorado while on a balloon ride.

Archuleta Balloon Ride

This Eagle missed the fish and had to retry for a meal. Notice the great splash this eagle created.

Eagle in the Lake

This is a glacier made lake well above tree line.  The color of this lake is so wonderful you have to see for yourself.

Lake Como Colorado

This is an eagle catching a fish. This shot is the landscape mode in Canada.

Eagle fishing landscape

This is an eagle catching a fish. This shot is a closeup photo in Canada.

Eagle fishing closeup

This is an eagle catching a fish. This shot is the portrait portrait in Canada.

Eagle fishing portrait

After the fishing tournament the foxes come to cleanup the lake after the fisherman.  This was shot from my back porch at dusk

Lake Fox Pair

After long steep walk to the Sea provide us with window to the sea.  Hawaii is sure beautiful.

Window to the Sea

The morning reflection are so great a lake Powell near the dam at Page Arizona

Lake Powell Reflections

This picturistic little lake is on National Forest Service road 987 and appears not to have a name.

Forest Service RD 987 Lake

These Yellow Water Lilies covered this beaver pond.  It was such a wonderful surprise as we drove this 4by4 Old Lime Creek road between Durango and Silverton Colorado.

Beaver Pond on Old Lime Creek Road

At one of the many resorts near Princeville Kauai with a view of the Na Pali Coast in background over swimming pool.

Pool at Priceville

A couple walking the beach near Hanalei Bay, Kauai, HI with the Na Pali Coast Mountains in the background/

Couple at Hanalei Bay

I took this photo not often seen view of Pagosa Peak near Pagosa Springs Colorado. This panorama photo was created with 12 different camera shots using PhotoShop.

Reflection of Pagosa Peak

You don't expect to find Sea Galls in Pagosa Springs Colorado but here they are on Village Lake in the spring

Sea Galls in Colorado

The Trumpeter Swan spreads it wings for me across Village Lake.  The Swan are year around bird in Pagosa Springs Colorado.

Trumpeter Swan

This wilderness lake in on a 4x4 road going up to Elwood Pass Colorado.

Wilderness Pond Colorado

The Grand Prismatic spring in Yellow Stone National Park appears to be giving off blue smoke.

Blue Smoke

Hot Air Balloon go from all over the country to fly at Pagosa Springs Colorado because of the great wind patterns in the morning. This balloon has just touched the lake and is lift off again.

Yellow Touchdown

When in Colorado during the spring you see a lot of migrating birds. Here are three male yellow head blackbird on by backyard dock.

Male Yellow Head Blackbirds

The blue steam rise of the Grand Prismatic spring in Yellow Stone National Park on an early Spring day.

Grand Prismatic Pool

Clear Lake was a 5 hour drive from my home in Pagosa Springs Colorado. So what did I do to take this photo in bright noon sun? I shot it in RAW mode and post processed it into an IR photo.

Clear Lake IR

a Trumpeter Swan Flying over a small just after it took off

Trumpeter Swan Flying