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Comet McNaught photos from around Amador County

Here are a couple of photos of Comet McNaught, taken from around the County. You can barely see the comet in these small versions of the photos - click the photos to see the full-size versions.

Comet McNaught with Mt. Diablo on horizonComet McNaught from the Ag Office


Photos courtesy of Keith Breazeal of Keith Breazeal Video Production

Butte Mountain from Highway 49

Morning sun peeks from behind the clouds: Butte Mountain is shrouded in fogHere are a couple of shots from the vista point on Highway 49 entering Jackson. From here you can overlook the entire Jackson area, out towards Butte Mountain and Mount Zion.

Sun bursting through clouds on Latrobe Road

Sun bursting through cloudsNice sunburst peeking from behind clouds, taken off of Latrobe Road in April of '06

Sunset near Lowe's

Sunset near Lowe'sHere is a series of sunsets I caught in November of 2006, near the new Lowe's and Safeway center.

Glowing Sunset in Pine Grove

Glowing Sunset in Pine Grove: Dramatic imageryIs it a painting or a photo?

Surreal Sunset

Surreal SunsetHere's a sunset I caught February 22, 2005 - the clouds have an artistic quality that appeals to me.

Sky on fire

Sky on fireHere's a great sunset I caught January 4, 2007. The clouds broke just a few miles down the hill, allowing the setting sun to paint the underside of the cloud layer a beautiful deep red color.

Clouds with sunburst

Clouds with sunburstHere's a great sunset shot taken on Highway 88 heading east from Clements towards Ione - just past the Amador County line.

Looking towards Butte Mountain

View towards Butte MountainHere's a great shot from Ridge Road between Sutter Creek and Pine Grove. Looking south towards Butte Mountain.

Steamy Llamas

Steaming LlamasI caught this sight the other day while driving up Climax road a few days after Thanksgiving. The sun had just risen, and was warming up the frost that had settled on these Llamas.

This strange term kept popping into my head: llamadorable!