When I’ve done my summer field work, it typically involves getting up early in the morning and driving out to a pond in the desert to collect giant water bug eggs. It’s the monsoon season, so the weather is wildly unpredictable, but it does make for some very gorgeous views:
I’ve lived in Arizona the majority of my life, but I never get tired of looking at saguaros. They’re just so darned stately! Really going to miss them when I move on.