I own no land, instead I have wheelestate. I’ve been a full time RVer since 1997. Working summers as a Park Ranger takes me to many beautiful places and playing during the winter takes me to many more. This blog is simply the story of my life's adventures.


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Friday, November 19, 2010

Photo Contest

Arizona Highways is having an online photo contest. So I entered my one photo in each of the four categories.


01 Long-horned beetle on Catherines hat Native American Heritage Days NR GRCA NP AZ (A-top a Flat-top) (800x600)

A-top a Flat-top - Long-horn beetle gets a front row seat on Park Ranger hat at Western Heritage Days - North Rim Grand Canyon NP


02 View W with storm from Cape Royal Walhalla Plateau NR GRCA NP AZ (Royal view) (800x571)

Royal View - View west into Grand Canyon from Cape Royal overlook on the Walhalla Plateau - North Rim Grand Canyon NP


03 Bee in Grizzly Bear Cactus North Kaibab Trail Bright Angel Canyon GRCA AZ (800x707)

Bee-hind - Bee pollinates Grizzly Bear Cactus along the North Kaibab trail - Grand Canyon NP

People in the environment

04 Mike on rock outcrop overlooking Widforss Point & temples from off Transept trail NR GRCA NP AZ (591x800)

Solitude - Mike DuPuy contemplates Grand Canyon from the Transept trail

Go take a look, and vote for the ones you like. Not necessarily mine as I may have left off some info on the entry forms and be disqualified. Oops


Diane said...

Just looked at the link, there are so many!! Will look again when I have a bit more time. Yours are all great photos. I like all yours equally. Diane

Sally in WA said...

I think they all great and I'll vote for 'em. :) Have a super weekend, Gaelyn. We'll be freezing over in the Okanogan.

Loran said...

You're a winner in my book any day! Those are great shots.

(I don't know why ducks. They weren't my idea.)

The Giraffe Head Tree said...

FUN!!!! I love your photography but also love reading and learning about the area. My father subscribed to Arizona Highways when I was a child, and I occasionally pick one up when I find one. GOOD LUCK!!! you KNOW I ADORE that second photo - it's stellar!!!

Diane AZ said...

These are all great AZ images! My favorites are the beetle on ranger hat and Mike on Transept Trail.

Anonymous said...

Mike on Transept Trail is a stunning photo.

Johnny Nutcase said...

great selection! Really like that last one! But i also am awfully fond of cacti blooms!

Barb said...

Great choices for the contest, Gaelyn! I love the macro and Mike looking out over the canyon. I'll go vote...

Janie said...

These are all beautiful. I especially love the last one.
I'll go check out the site.

Small City Scenes said...

Excellent choices Gaelyn. I think it is fun to enter my photos in various events. I have had my pics in the local paper and a local mag and of course the fair and I even sent a snow shot a few years back to the local TV station and they showed it. It is just a fun thing for me.

I hope the skies are clear on Dec. 21st for the lunar eclipse.

I have several small dress forms but none full size and I think it would be neat to have one--as you mentioned--to show vintage dresses. But where would I put it or you for that matter. LOL MB

eileeninmd said...

Great photos, Gaelyn! Good luck in the contest.

Zane said...

I like the macro - bee polinating the grizzly bar cactus.

This Is My Blog - fishing guy said...

Gaelyn: Very cool.

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