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Light, Land and Sky Opening July 7

KAMAS, Utah (June 27, 2017) – Noted Utah landscape photographer Tom Kelly will present a collection of stunning images from around Utah and the world with his Light, Land and Sky gallery show opening at […]

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Rushing River

Springtime means water – lots of water. Melting snow in the mountains slowly releases its icy grip and sends it cascading into rivers and streams. Each spring I wait with anticipation for the opening of […]

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Alpine Layers

There’s good reason to be up pre-dawn to be on a mountain top at sunrise! On this late October morning, weather was crisp with just a touch of haze. As I made my way to […]

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July Gallery Show in Kamas

Take a scenic drive out to Kamas during July to visit my gallery show at Artique. The wonderful gallery featuring local artists is open every weekend, Thursday through Sunday, from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. […]

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Balance of Light

  Barcelona’s Basílica i Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família is a remarkable building. Construction began in 1882. Anticipated completion is still decades away. Spain’s Antoni Gaudi, the architect who took over the project a year […]

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Desert Self Portrait

  We moved to Utah for the mountains. But we came to love the desert. They go hand in hand. In those few minutes after the sun breaks the eastern horizon at dawn, the sandy […]

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Blood Moon

It’s not easy to photograph the moon. It’s remarkable how much it reflects. So the rare lunar eclipse on April 14, 2014 was quite an opportunity – a blood moon, bathed in orangish red hues. […]

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Metaphor: The Tree of Utah

  Who knows how many millions of travelers have passed this lonely roadside monument along I-80 on the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah’s west desert. It’s an iconic landmark open to interpretation. And it’s a […]

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Surf’s Up

  The sea is a mystical resource, tying together the land masses of earth with waves that come crashing to shore. I’ve been attracted to surf for years, watching the sea meet the beach along […]

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Olympic Flame

  The Olympic flame is one of the world’s most enduring symbols. Leaving Fisht Stadium after the Opening Ceremony, I was herded with the crowds into what I through was the wrong direction. There was […]

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