a. v. ley

Outdoor adventurer, climber, diver. Passionate about nature. Retired engineer and University lecturer. Have camera, will travel.
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Colorful sandstone at sunset in Georgia O'Keefe country, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Chama River near Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Diamond Ring and Bailey's Beads at third contact during the total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017
Aspen turning colors on Sandia Crest in the fall
Sandia Mountains in Fall Fog from the North Crest Trail
M33, the Triangulum Galaxy
Annular Eclipse of May 20 2012, captured at Journal Pavilion in Albuquerque, NM
Sandstone Formation at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Engineer Peak near Durango Colorado, at sunset
Morning light illuminates the magnificent landscape of Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
The North American Nebula, NGC 7000
The horse head is an area of dust masking an emission nebula running from north to south by the star Alnitak in the belt of the constellation Orion.
A wide angle view of the Antares Region of the Milky Way.
The enormous star-forming region in the "sword" of Orion, together with "The Running Man" nebula. This is an original image that I created with a telescope and camera.
The Alpine Loop in the San Juan mountains fills with wildflowers in summer
Colorful sandstone at sunset in Georgia O'Keefe country, Abiquiu, New Mexico
The Pleiades, also known as M45 in the constellation Taurus
M101, The Pinwheel Galaxy, 25 million light years away in Ursa Major. It is rougly twice the size of our Milky Way galaxy, 170,000 light years across
Fall Color in Santa Fe, NM
The Pinwheel galaxy, a face on spiral galaxy about twenty-one million light years away in the constellation Ursa Major
A Giant Redwood in Sequoia National Park Towers Above the Rest
Afternoon light on the colorful sandstone formations at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Sandstone Formation at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Photovoltaic array
Comet Hale Bopp
A black widow spider tends her tangled web
Prominences at third contact during the total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017
Corona of the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017
The moon departing from the sun following the solar eclipse of August 21, 2017
A foggy trail beckons on Albuquerque's Sandia Crest
Foggy fall colors on the Ellis Trail on Sandia Crest in Albuquerque, New Mexico
The comet Panstarrs and the setting Crescent Moon from General Nathan Twinning Observatory in Belen, New Mexico on March 12, 2013.
Fall comes early in Nova Scotia. Fresh hay for silage
Rainbow at Engineer Mountain, Durango Colorado
The Orion Nebula, M42 in the constellation Orion
Summer Milky Way
The Rosette Nebula is a large cloud of glowing gas approximately 130 light years accross surrounding a cluster of young stars in the constellation Monoceros
M 13, an immense globular cluster, located in the constellation Hercules.
Helix Nebula, NGC7293
M20, the Trifid Nebula in Sagittarius
Cabin at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Glen Canyon Dam
Early Morning at Arches National Park
Sunset light on the rocks of Canyonlands National Park in Utah
Sunrise on The Needles section of Canyonlands National Park
Spiral Galaxy NGC 6946 in the constellation Cepheus
Orion Nebula
Chama River near  Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Late afternoon light on sandstone formation at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Sandstone Formation at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Sandstone Formation at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
A solar prominence on the edge of the sun, captured in hydrogen-alpha light.
Atala butterfly
M 27--The Dumbbell Nebula
Maroon Bells in late afternoon light, from Maroon Lake
Fall Color north of Durango, CO
The diamond of Longs Peak in early morning light, from  a still frozen Chasm Lake
End of Annular Eclipse of May 20, 2012
Prickly Pear Cactus blooming in the high desert of the Sandia Foothills in early June
Tarpon at night
Maroon Bells in morning  light, from Maroon Lake
Bode's Galaxy, M81 in Ursa Major.
Late afternoon light on sandstone formation at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
The comet Panstarrs sets over the desert near Belen New Mexico. Captured March 12, 2013.
NGC 891
Fajada Butte in Chaco Canyon
Double Rainbow at Engineer Mountain, Durango Colorado
Horsehead nebula
Nassau Grouper, Bloody Bay Wall
M8, The Lagoon Nebula, seen with M20, The Trifid Nebula, in the constellation Sagittarius.
Sandia Crest panarama
Anemone and cleaner shrimp
Great Nebula in Orion
Gas Meter
The Pinwheel Galaxy, M101
NGC 253, the Sculptor Galaxy. An intermediate spiral galaxy undergoing a period of intense star formation. Located approximately 11.4 million light years away.
Very Large Array Telescope in Socorro County, New Mexico
Antique Steam Gauge
A tub full of flowers adds some color to Lake City Colorado in the summer
Mexican Hats
El Capitan, Yosemite National Park, California
M104, The Sombrero Galaxy
Sandstone Formation at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Fall Color north of Durango, CO
Lunar Eclipse, 7-16-2000
Lagoon Nebula M-8
Turret Arch viewed through The North Window at Arches National Park
The Whirlpool Galaxy, M51
Rosette Nebula
Park Avenue in late afternoon light at Arches National Park
Woman hiker conquers Arches National Park
Blood Moon-Total Lunar Eclipse September 27, 2015
Sandstone Formation at Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu, New Mexico
Prickly Pear Cactus Flower
Orange Cup Coral
Sandstone cliffs in "El Malpais" New Mexico
Very Large Array Telescope in Socorro County, New Mexico
Venus Transits the Sun, 6-5-2012
Beginning of Annular Eclipse of May 20, 2012
Desert View in the Grand Canyon in late afternoon light
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