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Christmas Eve sunrise at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal

Brilliant orange clouds at sunrise painted a beautiful scene on Christmas Eve.

December 24, 2013 - Christmas Eve sunrise at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal. (© Tony’s Takes)

December 24, 2013 – Christmas Eve sunrise at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal. (© Tony’s Takes)

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An ‘industrial strength’ sunrise

The area I work is normally not particularly photogenic but on this morning it worked out well.  The sunrise was absolutely brilliant and the crane and other industrial equipment worked well as props.  My only regret is that I had to take this with my point-and-shoot rather than my SLR.

December 18, 2013 - An industrial strength sunrise in north Denver. (© Tony’s Takes)

December 18, 2013 – An industrial strength sunrise in north Denver. (© Tony’s Takes)

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A fall moon

As we were heading farther into autumn, the leaves were golden and would soon be gone.  I went for a walk around Eastlake Reservoir soon after sunrise to attempt to capture the colors.

Looking up, I saw the moon and our usual dark blue Colorado sky. Framed with some golden leaves, I think it made for a pleasant image.

October 26, 2013 - A fall moon. (© Tony’s Takes)

October 26, 2013 – A fall moon. (© Tony’s Takes)

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Fall colors in Pike National Forest

Fall in the Colorado high country brings the changing of the colors of the leaves as aspen trees turn golden.  This image captures the stunning variety of colors from the golden leaves and the green pines to the blue sky above.

October 10, 2013 - Fall colors in Pike National Forest. (© Tony’s Takes)

October 10, 2013 – Fall colors in Pike National Forest. (© Tony’s Takes)

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The Collegiate Peaks with a gorgeous blue Colorado sky

Colorado’s high country of course offers stunning scenery.  On this summer day we were in the Taylor Park area exploring on our ATVs.  In the foreground is Lily Pond, aptly named as the entire surface is covered in lilies. In the background, the Collegiate Peaks rise high above timberline and bright blue Colorado skies add drama.

August 4, 2013 - The Collegiate Peaks with a gorgeous blue Colorado sky. (© Tony’s Takes)

August 4, 2013 – The Collegiate Peaks with a gorgeous blue Colorado sky. (© Tony’s Takes)

A golden landscape with blue Colorado skies

Sunset at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge painted the landscape with a golden hue on this winter evening. Coupled with the typical, gorgeous blue Colorado skies, the image is warm and inviting.

January 27, 2013 - A golden landscape with blue Colorado skies.  (© Tony’s Takes)

January 27, 2013 – A golden landscape with blue Colorado skies. (© Tony’s Takes)

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Old west meets new

Taken at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife refuge, this was an image I had seen in my mind for a long time. The weather cooperated with beautiful, clear blue skies and the bison was kind enough to position itself perfectly. This to me is an iconic Denver image.

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January 20, 2013 – Old west meets new. (© Tony’s Takes)

January 20, 2013 – Old west meets new. (© Tony’s Takes)

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A peaceful, colorful sunrise

Our for a morning walk in the north Denver area.  The sky was painted in pastel colors and a calm pond below reflected the trees and colors nicely.

December 12, 2010 - Peaceful, colorful sunrise. © Tony’s Takes

December 12, 2010 – Peaceful, colorful sunrise. © Tony’s Takes

Moon and cliff eclipse rock climbers

Out exploring in Pike National Forest I came across this scene with the rock formation and the half moon with dark blue skies above.  Amusingly enough, it wasn’t until after I took a few pictures that I noticed the rock climbers on the face of the cliff.

September 8, 2012 - Moon and cliff eclipse rock climbers.  (© Tony’s Takes)

September 8, 2012 – Moon and cliff eclipse rock climbers. (© Tony’s Takes)

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Late summer sunset

Sometimes you don’t have to go any further than your backyard to capture Colorado’s amazing sunsets.

September 3, 2012 - Another colorful Colorado Sunset. (© Tony’s Takes)

September 3, 2012 – Another colorful Colorado Sunset. (© Tony’s Takes)