Category Archive for "Photography"

How the West was won with High Dynamic Range (HDR).

Dodge Bootlegger As many of you know I own Ancient Light Galleryin Scottsdale, Arizona. I have been processing myFine Art Photographs with HDR for a year or so now and really loving the look and feel that it gives the nostalgic and historic...

What is your “Photographic Vision”?

We all have dreams and visions of how we want our life to unfold. When it comes to photography and creating photographs, I know for me, I hold a vision or image in my head of photographs that I would like to...

Hashknife Pony Express Rides into Scottsdale, Arizona!

This morning marked the 53rd Annual ride of the Hashknife Pony Express from Holbrook, Arizona. 2 1/2 days and 200 miles later, through cold, sleet and snow, they arrive in Scottsdale to commemorate the historic route once taken to deliver...

Labyrinths of Light – Slot Canyons of the Southwest

"Ray of Light" There are rare jewels hidden throughout Northern Arizona and Southern Utah called slot canyons. To my knowledge this beautiful and sacred phenomenon occurs nowhere else on Earth. These meandering labyrinths of light scream to be photographed; the trick is how...

Photographing Mesa Arch at Sunrise

MESA ARCH SUNRISE Text and photos: © Cheyenne L Rouse Hiker Mesa Arch   Location facts: Imagine a magical red rock arch that lights up as it frames a vast wilderness of towers, spires, mesas and canyons. Mesa Arch is...