I hope you enjoy the video. It’s one of my Happy Places on the planet that have special meaning.
Glamping 2018. THIS is how you do a tipi at the end of the earth in West Texas.
About 6 miles north of the Texas-Mexico border, and the Santa Elena Canyon in Big Bend National Park, just off the Old Maverick Road, is “El Jacal de Luna,” (Luna’s Jacal)
I love the rainy season (May-Sep) in the Chihuahuan Desert of west Texas.
A July thundershower was just ending when I captured this image in Big Bend National Park looking south towards Panther Junction, as seen from just south of the new Fossil Discovery Exhibit area. July 2017. Shot with my Canon 70D and EFS 17-85mm IS USM lens.
One thing for sure about Big Bend National Park, and west Texas in general, is the quickly changing color of the sky and land at dusk. The mood and color of your surroundings will shift within minutes at almost anytime of the year. I shot this on New Year’s Eve 2015 on our way out of the… Continue reading Changing light
I shot some video on our latest trip last month out to Terlingua and the Big Bend National Park in west Texas. I finally got around to editing a little 3:14 piece along with a music score. While not technically the best I can do, I tried to capture the mood of the area a few weeks ago along with our generally very… Continue reading VIDEO: In a Big Bend mood…
Last week was inspiring and challenging from a photographic point of view. Inspiration and photo opportunities abounded from the never ending vistas and quirkiness presented to my senses in west Texas. Inspiration also hit after spending several hours visiting the Marathon, Texas based galleries of two talented guys who have been shooting in Big Bend for many years, James Evans and E. Dan Klepper. James wasn’t… Continue reading An inspiring and challenging week in the Big Bend
Taking a little time off this week and shooting some new material in the Big Bend region of west Texas. It’s hot as hell here. 109F/43C yesterday. Late afternoon storms helped bring the temp down a bit to 92F/33C. Actually in the evening it is dry with lovely warm breezes. Perfect for sitting outside with a refreshing beverage… Continue reading Shootin’ in Big Bend