Category Archive: random thought

Daring to Begin

All glory comes from daring to begin. — Eugene Fitch Ware What does it take to be a “doer”? Let’s be honest, it doesn’t take much. Not a lot of brains or money, or… Continue reading

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A New Day Dawns

As the year 2014 is just dawning… and the dew is still wet and sweet beneath our toes… I am struck with thankfulness.  Today is a new day, and this year is quite… Continue reading

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the river of grass

They call the Everglades “the river of grass”, and a few weeks ago, I witnessed why. Now just to clarify, the Everglades is not just limited to Everglades National Park.  The area is… Continue reading

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flashback | everglades

It was thirteen years ago…. I sat at a crappy, college-student computer, playing around on a new website called “Priceline”. Back then, all you could do was bid on flights. And so it… Continue reading

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planning an epic road trip // intro

It is said that “the road goes on forever”, but I prefer to think of it as having both a beginning and an end. And the place to start and finish is always… Continue reading

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big bend // revisited… part 2

Once again, I woke up before the sun… And witnessed a spectacular sunrise over the Chihuahuan Desert, with both Texas and Mexico in view. Everything in the desert seems to want to hurt… Continue reading

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big bend // revisited

It didn’t take long to get back into the rhythm of Big Bend. After all, it had only been 18 or so months. But this lesser-known National Park, in the middle-of-freaking-nowehere on the… Continue reading

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a look back // nyc

I woke up this morning with New York on my mind. Not sure why.  Perhaps a dream I can’t remember? But then, while morning interweb surfing, I came across Jay Maisel workshops…. I… Continue reading

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rocky mountain national park // pictures

Well, after 3 weeks and 4300 miles, I’m finally back home. It was an epic road trip and I am so pleased with the work I had the chance to produce in 5… Continue reading

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rocky mountain high | road-trip 2013

I have never been to Rock Mountain National Park.  Yeah… seriously. With all of the locations I drive to regularly in New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, for some reason, I have never been.… Continue reading

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new prints/ pricing!

shhhhh….. i just added some new prints from Africa…. newer ones being added every day… AND, lowered my pricing on ALL my original, limited edition prints!! all images © andrew r. slaton |… Continue reading

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why?

I won’t propose to wrap up the questions of the universe in this post, but I found the “why” question swirling around my heart and head a lot while in South Sudan the… Continue reading

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the beautiful faces

The first thing I noticed when we landed in South Sudan was all of the beautiful, interesting faces of the people. I guess that’s just the photographer in me. Many of them are… Continue reading

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thoughts swirling of africa

we landed in Africa a few days ago and it is unlike anything I have ever experienced. needless to say, my words feel incomplete and somewhat insecure at this point. but a day… Continue reading

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wyoming | last look at soda

as always, it was very hard for me to leave wyoming. so i took a short tour of soda lake before starting my long drive home. i was met by what felt like… Continue reading

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south sudan | seed effect

i shot this image a few years ago in beirut, lebanon. it is a simple a detail of a wall, but for me it says a whole lot more. the middle east is… Continue reading

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wyoming | elk hunt

i was incredibly excited to be invited on Mike and Ellen’s elk hunt at the end of my trip to wyoming in september. at that point, Elle had to head home, so i… Continue reading

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wyoming | antelope hunt

** GRAPHIC HUNTING PHOTOS… PLEASE BE ADVISED** i felt kind of silly writing the above disclaimer… but then i thought about it, and many of the folks that frequent my site are expecting… Continue reading

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ballin’ with birds of prey

i play basketball every day.  i know, i know.  hard to picture. regardless… it happens.  every day. it can get pretty mundane i will admit.  but today was vastly different. i walked up… Continue reading

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TULIP series | photos

lately, i’ve been wanting to do a series of photographs that illustrate the five points of Calvinism. strange, i know. but these concepts intrigue me. i’ve had many odd images in my head… Continue reading

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bathtub snorkeling

bathtub snorkeling, dallas, 2012 all images © andrew r. slaton | photographer 2012

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