It was my first morning in a new location on the Blue Ridge Parkway near Little Switzerland, North Carolina. I didn’t think I could make it to my scouted location in time, so I pulled off the road and set up my tripod and camera to catch this glorious sight. E205
Golden sunrise at Kure Beach, North Carolina. E105
With a Wink and a Smile
The sun gives a wink and a smile before it sets behind Mount Pisgah, as seen from the Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina. You can see the famous Cold Mountain in the background. E17a
Sunrise, Kure Beach Pier
Kure Beach, North Carolina.
Sea Oats at Sunset
This picture was taken at Fort Macon State Park, on the North Carolina Coast. Many people stop at the historic fort nearby, but fail to notice the beautiful beach which is accessed from the same parking area. This is one of my all time favorite beach photos.
Full moon rising over the Atlantic Ocean. During twilight, the ocean and sky takes on a lavender tone which is just beautiful.
Cowee Mountains Overlook, Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina.
Sunset, Cowee Mountains
Cowee Mountains, Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina. This view is a about a mile from the very popular Cowee Mountains Overlook that so many photographers flock to at sunset.
This is the beautiful mountain stream along the Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee.
Sunset, Morton's Overlook
Setting sun from Morton's Overlook, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee.
Mill Days Past
This is an old mill in Clyde, North Carolina which has since been demolished.
Live Oaks with Sunburst
This photo was taken under the canopy of live oak trees at the Fort Fisher Historic site in North Carolina.
Raindrops on Lilypads
J.C. Raulston Arboretum, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Circular stairs, Bodie Island Lighthouse, North Carolina.
The Potter's Hands
This potter was a joy to watch as he worked with the clay on his potter's wheel.
Sunrise at Mills River Valley Overlook, Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina.
Watauga River, Valle Crucis, North Carolina.
Days of Glory
Sunrise, Buck Springs Gap Overlook, Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina.
You know that Autumn is over when the most colorful leaves are either on the ground or in the creek bed, as in this picture from Umstead State Park, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Sunrise with a long exposure, Coquina Rocks, Fort Fisher, North Carolina.
This was taken at the Rose Garden, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Music of the Morning
The light of early morning highlighted this maple tree at Bass Lake, Blowing Rock, North Carolina.
This is a portion of the creek below Lower Falls Cascade in Hanging Rock State Park, North Carolina. E182
Panning For Gold
This is a wave abstract taken at Kure Beach, North Carolina. It is done by panning the camera during a 1-2 second exposure.
Yesterday, Today and Forever
Sunrise by the old pilings, Carolina Beach, North Carolina.
Carolina Beach marina at sunrise.
Eastatoe Falls is a beauty. I could sit in front of this waterfall and not take a picture and still be happy. It is located south of Rosman, North Carolina.
The remains of Belle Isle Manufactory, Richmond, Virginia.
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