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The Contrabando

The Contrabando consists of an original adobe building called ‘La Casita’ and several later additions that became part of the Contrabando during its use as a movie set.The movie set was constructed in 1985 for the Roy Clark film Uphill all the Way. The site has been used as a set for a total of […]

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Seven Minutes

The image above is very similar to the photo in the previous post. The only changes are a slight change in the composition as well as the photo above being shot seven minutes after the photo in the previous post. Notice how the overall colors and tones in this image are different from the ones […]

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Rockport, Texas

I just returned from a week of traveling down to south Texas to photograph birds and whatever else I stumbled across. My week began at the Texas Photo Ranch, located near Refugio, Texas to photograph various songbirds. The later part of the week was spent in the Rockport, Texas area looking for other birds to […]

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Stars Over Fort Griffin

This past Friday a group of us from the West Texas Photographic Society were given access to Fort Griffin during the evening hours to do a little light painting of a few of the old historical structures. The image above is one of the photos from our light painting adventure. This particular photo is actually […]

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You Can See For Miles & Miles

We may not have big beautiful trees in this part of the country but that is only so we can see for miles and miles to behold some of the most beautiful sunsets that one will ever witness. The challenge is always finding something to include in the foreground of the image. On this day […]

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Interesting Facts About The Saguaro

Sunrise at the Saguaro National Park in Tucson, Arizona as the sun begins to paint it’s hue of orange and magenta colors of the early morning across the desert sky with the moon still glowing above. Here are some interesting facts about the saguaro cactus courtesy of the Desert Botanical Garden. Under normal desert growing […]

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The Fire Wave

This is an image of the infamous Fire Wave, located in the Valley of Fire State Park in Nevada. Valley of Fire was Nevada’s first state park and is located 55 mile northeast of Las Vegas near the town of Overton. All in all it is a little less than a 1.5 mile roundtrip hike […]

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Majestic Zion

This image above is another from my recent trip to Zion National Park. This was my first visit to Zion. The weather was great and the park was not crowded as that is one of the benefits of visiting many of our national parks during the “off season” months. With lots of family friendly hiking […]

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