Utah Scenics: The Grand Staircase

One afternoon, during a recent trip to southern Utah, Jayne and I took a ride along scenic Route 12 from our lodging in Brian Head to Escalante. One place we visited was Kodachrome Basin State Park . It is down the road from the Visitor Center in Cannonville , along Route 12. There are 67 monolithic stone […]

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Utah Scenics: Zion National Park

How does one attempt to capture a scene that is too large and too dramatic without having the end result look too insignificant? That was the dilemma with which I was faced during a recent trip to southern Utah. Jayne and I visited Zion National Park  on an unusually warm day where the temperature actually […]

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Utah Scenics: Bryce Canyon National Park

Jayne and I visited Bryce Canyon National Park  on two separate mornings during our recent visit to southern Utah. We had to drive an hour and a half from our lodging in Brian Head. This park features a collection of amphitheaters … …with towering hoodoos that glow shades of orange with different light… The rim varies […]

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Cedar Breaks National Monument

Utah Scenics: Cedar Breaks National Monument

Recently, Jayne and I visited several of the national parks in southern Utah. We flew into Cedar City and stayed at Cedar Breaks Lodge  in Brian Head . This lodge is at 9000 feet and part of Brian Head Ski Resort . On our first full day of fun, we drove to Cedar Breaks National Monument  for […]

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Mezquita-Catedral de Cordoba 3, Cordoba, Spain


I have recently become a little disappointed with the noise removal capability provided in Photoshop, NIK software Define, and Lightroom. So when a friend recommended that I try the Noiseware plugin software, I decided to give it a try. Wow! Was I amazed! The interface is a bit complex, but with a little patience and […]

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