Posts tagged “desertscape

nearing sunset

This is what it looks like facing north from an anonymous peak just east of my neighborhood in the Desert Hills area of north Phoenix.  I believe that might be Daisy Mountain near the far center of the image.  It was eight minutes before seven and the sun was nearing the western horizon and you can detect a slightly golden hue in the desert foreground…sparsely placed and youngish Saguaro cacti populate the area among Creosote bushes and the reminders of the region’s volcanic origins….

desert-scape north phoenix