Description Calico Hills within the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area near Las Vega, Nevada. These mountains are actually ancient sand dunes, geologically known as cross-bedded Aztec Sandstone. This image has been processed in the digital darkroom to simulate sepia toning. Also see the Nature Gallery for selenium toned close-ups of these fascinating geologic features.
PhotoRaconteur: one who shares stories through the visual composition of photographs, each worth a unique set of one thousand words.
Born and raised in North Carolina, Las Vegas-based photographer Benjamin Padgett captures classic & modern architecture, majestic landscapes and beautiful cityscapes, along with other inspiring visuals found between Hawaii and Ireland.
Select photos are now available as stunning MetalPrints in Limited Editions of 100. Click thru to learn more about this exciting opportunity to own a one of a kind MetalPrint. These are the only MetalPrints of my work available, and at the same time, these are the only Limited Editions available.