The Delta Series

While the Colorado River begins high up in the Rocky Mountains, its final journey takes place along the coastal plains of Baja, Mexico. Once it reaches sea level, its last-remaining branches of freshwater fan out to form giant, sprawling trees in a bid for the ocean. From the window of a two-seater flying low over the earth’s crust, I captured the last leg of its pilgrimage elegantly scrawled in silt.