american southwest

Welcome to my American Southwest Photography Gallery. We spend about 6 weeks or so each year in Arizona and exploring the southwest region of the United States. The southwest desert landscape is so much different to capture than Vancouver Island and the rest of the pacific northwest.

Southwest photography challenges me to discover new places and find interesting compositions.

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If you’re into night or astrophotography, the American Southwest is THE place! The Southwest boast such large dark sky areas that you won’t have any problems finding places to shoot images with the engaging foregrounds only the southwest desert landscape can offer. The American Southwest is the foremost place to capture HUGE pictures of the milky way and its galactic center, rinsing at such an angle, that you can capture the most amazing images. I have yet to delve into Milky Way photography while in Arizona, but I can’t wait to try it!