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Larry O'Hanlon's Snapshots

  1. Careful with that kid!

    Snapshot Title: Careful with that kid!
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Rio Grande Gorge Bridge
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    It's a long way down.



  2. Rio Grande River

    Snapshot Title: Rio Grande River
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Rio Grande Gorge Bridge
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    Way down at the bottom of the canyon. Low water stage, because New Mexico is still experiencing a very bad drought.



  3. Firefighting Helicopter

    Snapshot Title: Firefighting Helicopter
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Fire in the Sandia Mountains
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    It looks like a dragonfly, but in fact it's a helicopter that has just picked up a bag of water to empty onto the flames.



  4. Exit

    Snapshot Title: Exit
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Sandia Mountain Wildfire
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    to get another load



  5. Chems away!

    Snapshot Title: Chems away!
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Sandia Mountain Wildfire
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    dropping the load over the fire



  6. snow remnants

    Snapshot Title: snow remnants
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Fire Season Begins in New Mexico
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    There are still small patches of snow on the north-facing slopes of the mountains.



  7. Swamp cooler

    Snapshot Title: Swamp cooler
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Fire Season Begins in New Mexico
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    A neighbor's evaporative cooler is still in wrapped in winter mode. The temperature this morning was just a few degrees above freezing.



  8. Interesting old water tank

    Snapshot Title: Interesting old water tank
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Fire Season Begins in New Mexico
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    At least that's what I think it is.



  9. Plume of smoke

    Snapshot Title: Plume of smoke
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Fire Season Begins in New Mexico
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    A fire burns in the early morning in one of the northern canyons of the Sandia Mountains. A severe drought has set the stage for more fires.



  10. View hill

    Snapshot Title: View hill
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    From where I shot another GigaPan the day before.



  11. Bird on post

    Snapshot Title: Bird on post
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    Not sure what bird this is. Possibly a hawk.



  12. Little Black Peak

    Snapshot Title: Little Black Peak
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    Where all the lava came from



  13. Boys on path

    Snapshot Title: Boys on path
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    There is a great wheelchair accessible path around this area of the lava field. I had two of my boys run ahead and wait on the path.



  14. Pahoehoe

    Snapshot Title: Pahoehoe
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    Lots of great textures like this.



  15. nice light

    Snapshot Title: nice light
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    on the cliffs



  16. Carrizozo

    Snapshot Title: Carrizozo
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    The town is partially visible



  17. Ruins

    Snapshot Title: Ruins
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    and windmill



  18. Hwy 380

    Snapshot Title: Hwy 380
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    Takes you to Socorro



  19. view hill

    Snapshot Title: view hill
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires tent campground
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    Where another gigapan was shot



  20. family at campsite

    Snapshot Title: family at campsite
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires tent campground
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    find the foods!



  21. cactus garden

    Snapshot Title: cactus garden
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires tent campground
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    among the fracture lava flows



  22. pahoehoe & cacti

    Snapshot Title: pahoehoe & cacti
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires tent campground
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    ...prickly pear and cholla



  23. Our campsite

    Snapshot Title: Our campsite
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    There is a very nice tent camping area well away from the RV camping area.



  24. Little Black Peak

    Snapshot Title: Little Black Peak
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    The source of the lava



  25. Pahoehoe!

    Snapshot Title: Pahoehoe!
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Valley of Fires
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    Nice textures from when the lava was flowing 5,000 years ago.



  26. Western horizon

    Snapshot Title: Western horizon
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Sandia Mountains
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    The far away San Mateo Mountains on the horizon, with the city of Bernalillo in the distant foreground.



  27. Placitas Village

    Snapshot Title: Placitas Village
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Sandia Mountains
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    The historic village of Placitas



  28. Spring snow on Sandias

    Snapshot Title: Spring snow on Sandias
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Sandia Mountains
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    March is still cold up there



  29. Sun mosaic

    Snapshot Title: Sun mosaic
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Sandia Mountains
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    Tiles on a pillar



  30. ghost head

    Snapshot Title: ghost head
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: O'Hanlon Living Room
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    One of the kids moved and the top of their head was left in this part of the stitched image. Oops.



  31. Family dog

    Snapshot Title: Family dog
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: O'Hanlon Living Room
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    asleep on a chair



  32. Charles Darwin

    Snapshot Title: Charles Darwin
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: O'Hanlon Living Room
    Image Owner: Larry O'Hanlon



    Description:

    The one and only.



  33. This is interesting

    Snapshot Title: This is interesting
    Taken by: Larry O'Hanlon

    Image: Sand from Al Madam, Sharjah, UAE
    Image Owner: Robin Rohrback-Schiavone



    Description:

    Long, perhaps cylindrical? Fossil?