Tag Archive: nature

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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guadalupe mountains // an overnighter

Another quick stop I made on the road trip was Guadalupe Mountains National Park, on the border of Texas and New Mexico. Yet another first for me.  I mean, I’ve passed this park… Continue reading

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petrified forest + painted desert

A really great spot we happened upon was Petrified Forest National Park. You probably won’t want to spend a week there, but it’s a fascinating and beautiful day trip at least. They do… Continue reading

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canyon de chelly // a disappearing act

When I was in college, I worked for a man who frequently raved about Canyon de Chelly National Monument in Arizona. But I’m rarely passing through Arizona unfortunately, so it doesn’t often pop into… Continue reading

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canon 24 f/1.4L II // field review

Another lens I’ve coveted from a distance for the last few months is the Canon 24mm f/1.4L II (US $1749). This super fast wide angle prime lens is supposed to be one of the… Continue reading

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telluride // a few shots

By the time we got to Telluride, I was ready for a much needed break. I had been working night and day for nearly 10 days in the park, not getting much sleep… Continue reading

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canon 500 f/4L IS II // field review

I have been itching to get my hands on the new Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS II USM(US $10,499). I’ve shot several times with the version one 500 f/4 and 600 f/4, and loved… Continue reading

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rocky mountain np // motion

For fun, I decided to make a short video of some of my time-lapses and motion captures from the trip. And yes, I just had to sneak some marmots in for a cameo… 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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canon 17-40 f/4L // review

Okay, so I’m going to embark on a journey through territory that is quite new to this blog… reviewing gear. I’ve been asked by a few folks to give my thoughts on new… Continue reading

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brazos bend | where the wild things are

If you’ve visited this blog more than once, you probably know that I love Brazos Bend State Park.  And I LOVE alligators.  Strange, I know. But an interesting new development from this last… Continue reading

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lake hudson | time lapse

A few weeks ago we went to my cousin’s cabin on Lake Hudson in Oklahoma. It was a wonderful time to relive warm childhood memories, and help create new impressions with our little… Continue reading

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a cool toned campout

my brother in law invited a few of his friends and me to his uncle’s farm to camp this past weekend. other than me, it was a bunch of dad’s with their young… Continue reading

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andrew r. slaton // workshops

woo hoo!!  i’m excited to announce my new workshop blog!! check it out… find the learning adventure you’ve been looking for…  and be sure to subscribe to stay up to date with what… Continue reading

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telluride | a frozen landscape

all images © andrew r. slaton | photographer 2013

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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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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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