Some more fall color shots: this time it’s the maple edition.
Forest floor in New Mexico’s Black Range:
Glowing leaves in the Manzano Mountains:
A less artistic but fairly typical scene from the Manzanos:
I’m no longer at all clear what most people imagine when they think of New Mexico, but I’m pretty sure it’s not this. The state is full of hidden surprises.
If you’re in the mood for more, head over to the Rocky Mountain Nature Photographers Fall Color Contest page and check out some the fantastic work on display, plus three of mine.