Category Archives: Colorado

Colorado National Monument Evening Storms — Colorado Nature Art


It was pure magic at the Colorado National Monument up in the foothills of the western slope of the Colorado Rocky Mountains above Grand Junction. Such a beautiful area as the western desert meets the rocky mountains. Here is a scenic nature landscape view as the sun is setting and the evening storms are brewing.…

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Colorado Independence Monument And City Lights Of Grand Junction — Colorado Nature Art


A Colorado Independence Monument view gazing out to the city lights of Grand Junction. Independence Monument is in Colorado National Monument Park above the city of Grand Junction, Colorado on the western slope foothills of the rocky mountains. Independence Monument is a free standing tower of red sandstone, the signature formation of the Colorado…

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Colorado Rocky Mountain Autumn Beauty — Striking Photography by Bo


http://ift.tt/2ao4iNy Autumn, the time of year that mother nature shows her colors, a beautiful scenic landscape view of the snow-capped Colorado Rocky Mountains in full autumn golden colorful fall foliage. Rocky Mountains Independence Pass autumn scenic landscape early October view. Independence Pass is a high mountain pass in the Rocky Mountains of central Colorado in […]

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Colorado Agriculture Grazing — Striking Photography by Bo


http://ift.tt/28JctG1 Afternoon severe thunderstorms blowing through the Colorado Rocky Mountains and the Twin Peaks. Scenic weather view of cattle grazing on Boulder County Agricultural Heritage Center at the Lohr/McIntosh Farm in Longmont. This Colorado fine art nature landscape photography image is available as custom framed or unframed poster prints, decorative canvas gallery wrap or museum […]

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Country Air and A Lot Of It — Striking Photography by Bo


http://ift.tt/1Wr8Rd5 In the middle of nowhere with wide open spaces and country air, severe thunderstorms and extreme weather on the agriculture country plains of northeast Colorado. This Colorado fine art nature landscape extreme weather photography image is available as custom framed or unframed poster prints, decorative canvas gallery wrap or museum wrap, awesome clean acrylic […]

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Budweiser Thunderstorm Power


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 Budweiser Power  Metal Art Print

Budweiser Power – Massive Lightning Thunderstorm all over the Anheuser-Busch Budweiser Brewery.  This was one crazy amazing storm.  I chased this very erratic lightning thunderstorm all the way to Wyoming.  It was sooooo crazy at one point I would hit my shutter button then jump in the back of the SUV to get my feet off the wet ground.  This is one of mnay images in this series. This is two images layered to keep the noise low, equal to a 30 sec exposure, f11, 75mm, ISO  100, WB tungsen.   Look for more in the gallery.  Custom prints available online: Budweiser Thunderstorm Power

Lightning fact:  Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) endeavored to test the theory that sparks shared some similarity with lightning by using a spire which was being erected in Philadelphia. While waiting for completion of the spire, he got the idea to use a flying object such as a kite.

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Lightning Thunderstorm Over North Boulder Colorado


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 Lightning Over North Boulder Colorado IBM Acrylic Print

Colorado Lightning Thunderstorm May 23rd, 2011.  This storm came in from the south, I was in North Boulder County and saw it hitting over boulder and the Flatirons.  There were four award winning shots that I took with my eyes and mind but could not get a good location to get that shot in time.

It was hitting about every ten to 15 minutes and lightning bolts hit over Boulder about  8 -10  times, good cloud to cloud and to ground strikes.  By the time I got here it started to die and go north.  This is the 2nd shot in this storm looking NW from 75th Street, west towards the Rocky Mountains front range foothills.  Lights on the right are from IBM and behind that is Hay Stack Mountain.  Buy a custom print online –  Lightning Thunderstorm Over North Boulder Colorado

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