Category Archives: Sketches

Sketches: Behind the Chutes

Last fall I attended several local rodeos here in New Mexico: the Casper Baca Roughstock Rodeo Fall Series and the Bosque Farms Rodeo Association Fall Rodeo. Both rodeos allowed me up-close access, for which I am grateful. This kind of … Continue reading

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In Memoriam

It is Memorial Day here in the U.S. A day designated to the rememberance of those who have served in this country’s wars. It saddens me that so many men and women had to give their lives in defense of … Continue reading

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Sketches: Distress

Liam realizes his brother has claimed the last piece of watermelon.

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Sketches: In The Beginning

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Sketches: Slow Burn

Each year Autumn makes its slow burn to winter. A wistful time. A transitional time. A time all of itself. Each person’s Autumn has its own timbre, its own scent. A last breath. Inevitable.

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Sketches: El Grullo

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Sketches: Lexus

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Sketches: Moments

Moments gained. Moments lost. A look. A gaze. A pause. A burst of energy. Life comes in stops and starts, flits. A breath, an exhale, a sigh. A smile. A frown. And the world turns around. Don’t blink. Here. Gone. … Continue reading

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Sketches: Applying the Lesson

Last week posted here were a series of images playing with shadows, darkness, and a creative vision with the camera that did not include respecting the in-camera metering system. It seems some of you liked it. I certainly have been … Continue reading

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Sketches: Lookout-Your Pictures Are Getting Dark

I guess my wife is paying attention. The title above is something she said to me recently. I guess she noticed. I have been playing with tones recently. I started last year as I decided to take a step backward … Continue reading

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