Balanced Rock, Big Bend National Park, Texas.
Big Bend Cacti
Cacti in Big Bend National Park , Texas, at sunset.
Boquillas Canyon, Big Bend National Park, Texas.
Terlingua Ghost Town
Moonrise on a Ghost Town
Moonrise on a Ghost Town in Terlingua, Texas.
"Mule Ears" peak in the Chihuahuan Desert, Big Bend National Park, Texas.
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Chisos Mountains, Big Bend National Park, Texas
If there is one reason to wear long pants when you hike in the desert, it’s the prickly pear.
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An abandoned movie set known as “Contrabando” located right along the Rio Grande in Big Bend State Park, Texas. See my blog post for more about this location: http://annemckinnell.com/2012/04/16/contrabando/
Contrabando Movie Set
Big Bend Ranch State Park, Texas
Fort Stockton Texas
Fort Stockton, Texas
Silence and Stars
Star trails in Guadalupe National Park, Texas. I made this image by stacking 55 30 second exposures. For more on how this image was made, see my blog post: http://annemckinnell.com/2012/04/24/the-silence-and-the-stars/
Prickly Pear Cactus
Prickly pear cactus with red needles in Big Bend National Park, Texas.
Rio Grande Sunset
Sunset at the Rio Grande Overlook in Big Bend National Park, Texas
Wildflowers in Big Bend Ranch State Park, Texas
Big Bend Ranch State Park
Grapevine Hills, Big Bend National Park, Texas.
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