Mojave Desert

Geology

Our blue marble floating through space at 17,000 miles per hour has an ever changing, ever moving skin. Different in any direction at any time. Our Earth is a very dynamic world.

Northbound Grunge

In this re-worked photo you are headed north on Charleston Boulevard. The overlays really alter the mood… Perhaps the 1890’s but with a modern road.

The Tourist Trap

Driving the desert floor looking southeast toward the world’s largest tourist trap! The Strip isn’t too visible here.

The Devil in The Desert

This is the first Dust Devil I’ve seen in the city. Travel to the open desert, they are common this time of year but not usually in the city! Dust Devils can pick up small items such as lawn furniture… Read More ›

Centennial at Tropical

Here are two more shots from today, I went to the dealer who sold me my truck to pick up a replacement ashtray. The other day I drilled three holes in the original ashtray to mount a small VHF/UHF radio… Read More ›

Left To Rot

Here’s a lovely abandoned home I passed by today. So attractive! It’s been like this ever since I’ve lived in Vegas… Land is basically indestructible so the land is likely worth more than the structure.

Hiding in Calico Basin

It would be a good place to hide, among the Creosote bushes and others… Those roofs are covers over picnic tables and charcoal grilles. I wanted to photograph the cute little birds and Golden Mantled Ground Squirrels that like to… Read More ›