Colorado Scenics

Steve Tohari

617 Midland Ave.,

Woodland Park, CO 80863

stevetohari@earthlink.net

970.389.4197

Jeep Trip from Ouray in the SanJuan Mountains

Jeep Trip from Ouray in the SanJuan Mountains

Given a choice between an overnight backpacking trip or a 3 hour drive in a Jeep to a trailhead deep in the mountains, I'll take the Jeep. I like a higher starting point for hiking with my camera. I'm not lazy, I need to get to the scene as fast and easily as possible...

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White Out

White Out

 Skiing on Aspen Mountain Ski Area,, I almost hit a tree I could't see. I was hurtling down the ski run at least 40 miles per hour when a layer of fog suddenly closed in on me. The widely spaced trees suddenly became invisible, and all I could think about was not...

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The San Juans from Dallas Divide, Colorado

The San Juans from Dallas Divide, Colorado

One of the most glorious Autumn views in Colorado is the San Juan Mountains from Dallas Divide, a mountain pass above the ranching and tourist town of Ridgway (that"s how it"s spelled). Extensive stands of Aspen trees in vibrant yellow and orange grow in the prairies...

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Raw Material

Raw Material

The images in this website are all original photographs I have taken in over 35 years in Colorado. I am now branching out into what is called photo-art, taking the original file and transforming through digital tools into an image created rather than just rendered; in...

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Fog in the Forest

Fog in the Forest

When I first came to California in the 60s, I settled in the Bay Area and went to school  at the University of California/Berkeley. On my days off, I traveled around the coast and into the fog, fascinated by the effect of the mist in motion on the scenes in front...

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Bouquet on the Rocks

Bouquet on the Rocks

Above the mountain hamlet of Montezuma near Keystone, Colorado, I drove up this rough mining road that dead-ended at a meadow beyond a small stream.My girl friend got out of my Jeep and walked to the stream so the dogs could have a drink. Suddenly she yelled at me to...

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Crystal River Mill

Crystal River Mill

The remains of the old mill on Crystal River in the Central Rockies near Marble is Colorado Icon, representing the mining legacy of the 19th century. Built in 1892, the mill was actually what would be termed today a mini-hydro plant, generating electricity in a remote...

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