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
Posted in Nuevo Mexico, Picture Package, rodeo, Sketches
Tagged america west, american southwest, behind the chutes, child, children, color, colour, cowboy, cowboy hat, New Mexico, Nuevo Mexico, Rodeo, sport, tierra encantada
Liam realizes his brother has claimed the last piece of watermelon.
Posted in Fuji, Sketches, sketches, Tierra Encantada, X100
Tagged boots, boy, boys, brothers, child, children, color, colour, cowboy, distress, emotion, plaid, plaid shirt, sadness, summer, watemelon
As you might imagine-with New Mexico being a desert and all-rain is scarce here. This year especially we received less than an inch during the first 6 months of the year. Drought? Perhaps. Desert life, mostly. We are fascinated with … Continue reading
Posted in Fuji, Monochrome, Nuevo Mexico, Tierra Encantada, X100
Tagged Albuquerque, boys, child, children, color, colour, Fujifilm x100, monochrome, New Mexico, Nuevo Mexico, photo story, Picture Package, puddles, rain
Some relationships are meant for a reason. Some relationships are meant for a season. And a few relationship – just a few – are meant for a lifetime.
Posted in Fuji, Nuevo Mexico, X100
Tagged boy, child, children, color, colour, couple, dress, easter, Fujifilm x100, future, girl, guayabera, look, relationship, sitting
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
Posted in Buddha, Fuji, Sketches, X100
Tagged child, color, colour, Fuji, Fujifilm x100, light, moments, shadow, shadows
A Professional Bull Rider from Belen, New Mexico greets his wife and daughter before his comeback from injury ride in the Casper Baca Roughstock Rodeo in Belen, New Mexico, Spring 2012.
Posted in Culture, Nuevo Mexico, Sketches, Tierra Encantada
Tagged baby, casper baca roughstock rodeo, child, color, competition, cowboy, cowboy hat, family, LomiMonk Photography, mother, New Mexico, Nuevo Mexico, parents, Rodeo, wife
I was observing myself the other day. I was observing what I was feeling and what I was thinking, specifically about photography. And in this time of gift giving and gift receiving I was thinking about all the many things … Continue reading
Posted in "Aha!" Moments, Uncategorized
Tagged aging, child, color, desire, grandfather, holding hands, life, limited, longing, temporary, tenderness, thoughts, time, togetherness, walking
A young child shields his eyes from the bright sun while riding his tricycle in Albuquerque, New Mexico, 2012.
Posted in Monochrome, Sketches
Tagged Analog, black and white, boy, child, film, manual exposure, manual focus, monochrome, Pentax K100, shadow, sun, tricycle
A Flower Girl Dreams I shot my first wedding last month. A lovely celebration between a couple who clearly love each other, not simply in the romantic way that most weddings tend to evoke, but in a deep and committed … Continue reading