Tag Archives: Monument Valley

One of my favorite portraits

Orlando was our guide.  When we first laid our eyes upon him, we judged the book by its cover and thought, “no… not him… anybody but him” as the guides were lining up and considering which of the wasichus they … Continue reading

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Return to Monument Valley (sort of)

In 2010, we visited many of the iconic sights of the Great American Southwest, and Monument Valley was by far, my favorite.  I wrote in this post how I shot the sun rising in the Valley, but as much as … Continue reading

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Daily Photo Phix: Art imitating life

Ok, I know you’ve been seeing a lot of B&W conversions of late, here on 2 Guys Photo, but I wanted to show you one more feature of Topaz B&W Effects. Using brushes, as opposed to layer masks, one can … Continue reading

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Daily Photo Phix: Return to Monument Valley

Last Friday, I posted a Daily Photo Phix image that was processed using Topaz B&W Effects, which I indicated I had just purchased and was experimenting with.  Well, the process continues, and I must tell, you, I’m liking what I’m … Continue reading

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