Posts Tagged ‘Argentina’

Favorite Places: Patagonia

Southern Right Whale, Peninsula Valdes, Patagonia

It’s a strange and not always wonderful thing to finally arrive in a place you’ve dreamed of for years. More than once I’ve taken stumbled off the plane, looked around, and started shaking my head. There are times when it just isn’t worth the trouble. I had long admired images of Patagonia’s windswept mountains. Like […]


Puerto Piramedes, Argentina

Empty Gravel Highway, Patagonia, Argentina

Driving. And more driving. And more driving still. I’ve had lots of time to firm up my opinions on Patagonia, and they’re not as flattering as they might once have been. Flat. Windswept. Uninhabitable. Montana without the mountains. Wyoming without the skiing. Route 66 without the retro teepee motel. Or pavement. La Cuarenta has left […]


Ushuaia, Argentina

Yacht in Beagle Channel, Argentina

The sailing yacht Spirit of Sydney motoring south from the city of Ushuaia at the tip of Argentina at the start of a four-week expedition to Antarctica. Photographed January 1, 2004 with a Canon EOS-1 camera and 16-35mm f/2.8 lens on Fujichrome Velvia slide film. Purchase Fine Art Print | License Image


El Chaltén, Argentina

Rainbow, Glaciares National Park, Argentina

The rising sun and a passing rainstorm create a brilliant rainbow at dawn in the  mountains near El Chaltén in southern Patagonia. Photographed January 5, 2001 using a Canon EOS 1 camera and 70-200mm f/2.8 lens on Fujichrome Velvia. Purchase Fine Art Print | License Stock Image


Patagonia, Argentina

Ranch Fence at Sunset, Patagonia, Argentina

The last rays of the setting sun lights wooden fence gate on sheep estancia near La Esperanza in southern Patagonia. Photographed January 3, 2001 using a Canon EOS 1 camera and 24mm f/3.5 Tilt-Shift Lens on Fujichrome Velvia slide film. Purchase Fine Art Print | License Image


El Calafate, Argentina

Horse Ranch, El Calafate, Argentina

A lone horse grazing in pasture is silhouetted by setting summer sun in southern Patagonia. Photographed January 2, 2001 using a Canon EOS-1 and 70-200mm f/2.8 on Fujichrome Velvia slide film. Purchase Fine Art Print | License Image