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January 19th, 2015

Behind The Shot: “Final Resting Stop” by Tad Bowman – Little Wild Horse Slot Canyon, San Rafael Swell, Utah

Posted By David Alexander Willis
Little Wildhorse Slot Canyon in Utah with striations and symmetry of the rocks with patterns and striations
I’m a Colorado-based landscape photographer and for the better part of my time I have focused on composing images of majestic mountains and beautiful foliage. I never really had a huge desire to visit the desert Southwest. However, five years ago I decided to make a visit since it was relatively close. After a winter …
 
November 19th, 2013

Behind The Shot: ‘Contrast’ by Tad Bowman – Uncompahgre National Forest, Colorado

Posted By David Alexander Willis
Aspen trees against rock pinnacles Uncompahgre National Forest outside of Ridgway, Colorado composition
In October 2007, I was driving in the Uncompahgre National Forest outside of Ridgway, Colorado and spotted this scene. I saw three parts to this scene that really interested me. First, the aspen trunks extending up in unison. Second, the gold aspen trees were in peak condition radiating color from the sun. The tree tops …