Utility Poles

We try to avoid utility poles and wires when photographing landscapes, but sometimes, the motto is, “If you can’t lick ’em, join ’em.”

Acequias

Acequia is the Spanish word for ditch. They’ve been used in New Mexico since the Spanish colonial days for irrigation.

Windows in New Mexico

The windows in old adobe buildings are full of charm. Old Town Albuquerque has several excellent examples.

Spring in Albuquerque

This collage is of a walk we took through a northwest Albuquerque neighborhood in the spring. We saw a red robin and other birds, bunny, coyote, and buds.

Roadrunners in Albuquerque, NM

The Roadrunner is New Mexico’s state bird, and they are fun to spot and photograph. If you look, you will probably see at least one in March.

The Film Industry in Albuquerque

New Mexico gives a tax break to the film industry that is better than most other states. Because of that, many films are made here. Businesses cashing in on “Breaking Bad.” The “Scorch Trials” being filmed downtown. The one on the right is the only photo we’ve taken that has gone viral worldwide overnight. It’s…

Piñata Shop, Albuquerque, NM

Whether they are looking forward to Inauguration Day or not, people in Albuquerque are preparing for this coming Friday.

Winter in Albuquerque

Our two favorite things to photograph in winter are migrating birds and snow. New snow is photogenic, so we don’t even have to leave home to get some shots. Black and white photos are very appropriate for winter as well.