The life of a photographer who likes to shoot just about anything.

Posts tagged “New Mexico

Searching the Heavens

Radio Telescope, VLA, Very Large Array, Astronomy

A radio telescope, part of the Very Large Array, in Socorro, New Mexico.


Searching the Heavens

Radio Telescope, VLA, Very Large Array, Astronomy

A radio telescope, part of the Very Large Array, in Socorro, New Mexico.


The Road Ahead

Road, Highway, New Mexico

…and into the future.


VLA

VLA, Very Large Array, New Mexico, Radio Telescopes, Astronomy

VLA – The Very Large Array.
Radio Telescopes in New Mexico scan the heavens.


“Klaatu Barada Nikto”

Roswell, NM, Alien, Aliens, UFO, Movie, Science Fiction

Happy New Year!

(The Aliens and I met in secret in Roswell, NM.)


Driving in the West

Road, Highway, New Mexico

…in New Mexico.
Traveling from Roswell to Carlsbad, NM.


The Batcave

Cave, Carlsbad Cavens National Park

Batman was doing some remodeling.
He let me take a few photos before work commenced.

(Actually the photograph was made in the
Carlsbad Cavens National Park in New Mexico.)


On the Road

new mexico, road, travel, mountains, clouds

Driving in the West, surrounded by mountains, clouds and a few travelers.


Searching for Aliens

VLA, Very Large Array, New Mexico, Radio Astronomy, Satelite Dishes

The Very Large Array in New Mexico.
As an amateur astronomer, I have a telescope,
I have wanted to see the VLA for years.
I finally made it in August. I spent several
hours there, just staring at the radio telescopes.


On the Road…

road, New Mexico, travel

…and into the future.
I was heading in the direction of Socorro, New Mexico.
My destination was the Very Large Array (VLA).


Descending into the Cave

Carlsbad Caverns, Cave

Looking back at one of the entrances to Carlsbad Caverns.
At this one, a visitor walks to the bottom. There is another
entrance with an elevator taking you directly there.


On the Road…

Road, Highway, New Mexico

…in New Mexico.
Traveling from Roswell to Carlsbad, NM.


Landscape

Road, Mountains, New Mexico

Somewhere between Roswell and Carlsbad, New Mexico….


Day 6 – Traveling to Chinle, AZ

Albuquerque, New Mexico, Breaking Bad

It was an all day drive, passing through Albuquerque, NM,
the home of Walter White in Breaking Bad.


Day 4 – Aliens

aliens, ufos, flying saucers, extraterrestrials, Roswell, New Mexico

As we continued the road trip, we passed through
Roswell, New Mexico – the center of aliens and UFOs.


Radio Telescopes…

Very Large Array, VLA, astronomy, Radio Telescopes, Science, Outer space

…known as the Very Large Array (VLA).
Just outside Socorro, New Mexico.
As someone with an interest in astronomy,
(I have my own telescope)
I have wanted to see these telescopes for years.
I finally made. And it was “up close, and personal”.
And it was at sunset.