Colorado Scenics

Steve Tohari

617 Midland Ave.,

Woodland Park, CO 80863

stevetohari@earthlink.net

970.389.4197

I bought a camera at Wal-Mart

I bought a camera at Wal-Mart

I point, I shoot, I re-create. Sharpness? Are you kidding? Focus? Yes. I sold all my professional film cameras and went digital and straight to the dark side – photo editing tools. So I didn’t need a 36 megapixel camera with all the lenses… I’m...
My photograph re-imagined

My photograph re-imagined

This old dog just learned a new trick (see above) – digital tools to take his Colorado landscapes to another level, from photographic images to watercolor-look images. Very cool, I think. I hope you will concur…Photoshop can take you very far, with even...
Ancient Tree

Ancient Tree

On Windy Ridge (aptly named) near Hoosier Pass above Alma, Colorado, is a grove of ancients – Ancient Bristlecone Pine, some of which are a thousand years old, survivors at tree line over 12,000′ elevation. These old trees, the Rocky Mountain Bristlecone...
Colors of the San Juans

Colors of the San Juans

The San Juan Mountains of Southwest Colorado are of mostly volcanic origin, resulting in richer soils than in the mountains to the North that are mostly granitic – resulting in some of the largest Rocky Mountain wildflower specimens in the state. See the photo...
What Denver Drinks

What Denver Drinks

This is Lake Dillon as seen from Sapphire Point on Swan Mountain Road between Breckenridge and Keystone, Colorado. Above the lake is the Ten Mile Range, a narrow range of 12 to 13,000″ peaks rising above Breckenridge to the left of the scene. Lake Dillon is the...
The Bells through the Aspen

The Bells through the Aspen

Through these Aspen trees are Colorado’s most famous mountains – ¬†East and West Maroon Peaks, each over 14,000′ high, towering almost a mile above Maroon Lake. The maroon colored rock gives these peaks their names; the unstable rock makes for...