I was in Sedona, Arizona last week during the extreme heat and forest fires. The combination created grey hazy sky’s and any chance of getting decent color photos of the chapel and rod rock country went up in smoke. It was a good opportunity, however, to continue to experiment with black and white film.
Lower Oak Creek is dry until the spring run off from snow in the higher elevations. On this day I was in the river bottom looking for Sycamore trees to photograph and found this small pocket of water.
This is one of the photos from Christmas week in Sedona, AZ. The old building and water wheel are what remains of Crescent Moon Ranch, a settlement that was homesteaded in the late 1800’s.
Red Rock Crossing, Sedona AZ Christmas 2012.
Spending Christmas in this colorful area. Was hoping for a pink sunrise but nature gave me this instead.
These Indian ruins are located 10 miles southwest of Sedona, AZ in a primitive area on Dry Creek Road. Just returned from a few days there but didn’t have much time to shoot but this turned out pretty well.