The Sandia Mountains are framed by a tree during golden hour.The golden hour of light on the Sandia MountainsSandia Mountains sunset near Placitas, NMSandias from Placitas, NMTHE SENTINELRural North Valley acequiaShiprock Pinnacle in Northern New MexicoStorm clouds brewing over the Sandia MountainsPASTEL SKIES OVER THE SANDIA MOUNTAINSFall colors glisten in the late afternoon in the north valley of Albuquerque.Sandia Mountains on Fire with LightRock house in the Sandia FoothillsSandias and cotton ball cloudsNew Mexico CloudscapeStormy Light in the Sandia MountainsThe dramatic skies of New Mexico and the Sandia Mountains are reflected in the Alameda Wetland Preserve in Albuquerque's North Valley.Big Sky RainstormFall colors glisten in the late afternoon in the north valley of Albuquerque.Rural North Valley SceneOjito Wilderness