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Etsy Store Now Open – Order Prints!

The Less Than Amateur Etsy Store is now open! https://www.etsy.com/shop/LessThanAmateur More prints will be added in the coming days. There are size options and framing options available as well.

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Rush hour at El Morro Bluffs, New Mexico

Traveling from White Sands up into Northeastern New Mexico, we stopped off at a natural spring and national monument, El Morro. It was a really interesting place to visit from an historical perspective, and given Michele’s interest in the sociology … Continue reading

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Slot canyons: Nail’d it.

I’m not getting cocky, but I couldn’t help the post headline for this blog post. Plus, with something like 400 photos taken in 90 minutes in this canyon it’s hardly nailing anything. Below are something like 20 photos from this … Continue reading

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The Race For First

10:30 a.m. – after a leisurely morning of coffee, eggs and work email, I got into the Jeep and headed north from the town of Sedona to Slide Rock, a wonderful little creek in a rock canyon that provides a … Continue reading

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I did it: Lightning shot, by myself.

Remember way back to the first post I did on the blog? It was a shot of lightning in Cologne, Germany over the looming Dom. When I got my camera, all I wanted was to be knowledgeable enough that I’d be … Continue reading

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Cortalus Molassus: Nex Dulcis.*

Cortalus Molassus, or, Black-tailed rattlesnake. Found in the Southwest, and, according to Wikipedia, “They range in color from olive greens, to yellows, to browns, all the way to black. As their name implies, one of their most distinguishing features is that … Continue reading

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And I’m back!

While it got hot in Los Angeles (and in my non-air-conditioned house) the last thing I wanted to do after a day’s work was be on my hot laptop. Something about the heat makes the brain extra mushy. I made … Continue reading

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