Southeast Oregon Night at the Pillars of Rome, OregonThe sandstone cliffs of the Pillars of Rome in Southeast Oregon stand among a sagebrush-filled landscape on a quiet night. Alvord StarlightThe stars and Milky Way galaxy are seen above curving tracks in the desert playa in the Alvord Desert, Southeast Oregon. Pointing to the SkyThe spires of volcanic tuff in Leslie Gulch point toward a clear blue sky in the arid Southeast Oregon region. Alone in the DesertThe shadow of a tall man creeps eerily across the cracked playa of the Alvord Desert in Southeast Oregon as the moon looms above. Southeast Oregon MorningOrange light colors the sky during the soft hazy sunrise in Southeast Oregon looking toward the distant hills. Fields-Denio RoadThe long gravel Fields-Denio road in Southeast Oregon parallels the Steens range and vanishes off into a curve in the distance seen right after sunrise. Golden Light on the SpiresThe sharp volcanic tuff spires of Leslie Gulch are lit by the orange-gold light of sunset in Southeast Oregon. Playa SunriseThe sun rises above the distant hills looking over the dry, fractured soil of the Alvord Desert in Southeast Oregon. Flowers in the SteensYellow wildflowers bloom near a large stone along a ridgeline near Steens Mountain in Southeast Oregon on a bright sunny day. Fertile CliffsSpotlighting illuminates a fertile patch of ground in an otherwise barren landscape in the Steens Mountain area of Southeast Oregon along a cliff side. EscapeA group of Columbian black-tailed deer leap over or run under a barb-wire fence and cross a gravel road in a remote and rural part of Southeast Oregon. Storybook LaneA golden eagle soars above a pastoral scene in Southeast Oregon along the gravel Fields-Denio Road. Moonset at the Pillars of RomeThe soft light of dawn bathes one of the sides of the Pillars of Rome and surrounding sagebrush in Southeast Oregon with a purplish gentle pastel light as the full moon sets. Painted PillarsThe soft light of dawn bathes one of the seemingly red-stained sides of the Pillars of Rome and surrounding sagebrush in Southeast Oregon with a purplish gentle pastel light. Oregon's SecretThe distant hills glow a bluish-purple in the pastel colors of twilight seen from the Alvord Desert in Southeast Oregon. Purple Mountain MajestyThe hills of Southeast Oregon are bathed in a purple glow as the sun sets below the horizon on a warm summer day. Desert TranquilityThe soft pastel purples and magentas of twilight permeate the sky and sagebrush-covered desert landscape alongside a remote gravel road in Southeast Oregon. What Do Ewe See?A female bighorn sheep and her lamb look down from their rocky perch in Leslie Gulch, Southeast Oregon. Cattle DriveTwo cowboys drive cattle down the Fields-Denio road in Southeast Oregon. Whitehorse Ranch RoadWhitehorse road in Southeast Oregon stretches off to a vanishing point as a man walks its gravel-covered surface on a hot summer afternoon after a fire burned the area. High VoltageHigh Voltage transmission towers are sidelit by the sun in a remote part of Southeast Oregon. Rainstorm from Steens MountainBands of rain follow the storm clouds in the Southeast Oregon basin near the edge of the Alvord Desert, seen from Steens Mountain. Wildhorse LakeWildhorse Lake is seen from near the top of Steens Mountain with an inbound rain storm coming in the distance. Licensing and Complete Southeast Oregon Gallery October 29, 2012 by benchase Posted in and tagged with landscape, Oregon, outdoor lifestyle. RSS 2.0 feed.