Tag Archive: texas

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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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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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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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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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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aerials + lifestyle

I always love it when commercial real estate clients call. And since the 80’s, Dallas has been a huge commercial real estate hub, so thankfully, there’s a lot of business. Architecture and urban… 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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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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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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the superheros

all images and content © andrew r. slaton | photographer 2013

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test | green + fire

just a bit of fun in the studio… all images and content © andrew r. slaton | photographer 2013

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landscape design book

i got to shoot for my friend, stephen breaux again last week. stephen is the phenomenal landscape designer who founded austin-based breaux design. i’ve said it here before that i love his work.  so… Continue reading

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pedernales falls | sunrise hike

after my shoot in austin last week, i decided to head out to camp at an old favorite spot of mine: pedernales falls state park. i hadn’t been out there in about ten… Continue reading

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breaux design | landscape art

stephen breaux is the genius landscape designer behind austin’s breaux design. i absolutely love his work, and so it’s a real privilege that he’s one of my friends and clients… here’s a sampling of… Continue reading

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state fair of texas | prints

to celebrate last year’s 125 anniversary of the wonderful state fair of texas, we have finally released a few VERY limited edition prints. only 12 of each will be produced, so don’t miss… 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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