Turret Arch

Turret Arch

I was still getting used to the manual focus on the Zeiss lenses I rented for this trip to Arches National Park. When you get used to motor driven auto-focusing lenses, it’s like going from driving a standard automatic transmission to driving a clutch. You...
Winter Rocks

Winter Rocks

On the left, one formation in, is Balanced Rock (Wikipedia). Scanning to the right, you can barely see one of the Windows (I can’t decide if it’s the North or South Window). I was approximately .5 – 1 mile from Balanced Rock and the furthest...
The Organ

The Organ

It really is called “The Organ”. Wait. Do you italicize the name of a rock formation? The Organ? I have no idea why it is named thusly. Maybe it’s a nod to the Mormon Tabernacle organ? There are too many other formations in Arches National Park that...