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Tamron 55-200mm
Outdooors in natural light.

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Great Basin Life exists … between … high desert expanses and majestic mountain wilderness.

Daily, I watch the winds of change sweeping away what remains of our western culture and heritage, and the land that has produced them.

My mission is to preserve as much as I can, of that which will soon vanish, through my photography.

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  • Martina Fagan
    Martina Faganalmost 6 years ago

    beautiful capture:)

  • Thank you, Marsbub!
    She is a delightful subject to work with!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • robarmstrong
    robarmstrongalmost 6 years ago

    What a wonderful shot, well captured!

  • Thank you, Robert!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Sally Omar
    Sally Omaralmost 6 years ago

    This is gorgeous…it touches the heart!!!!!!!!!! xoxoxoxooxox

  • Thank you so much, Sally!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Pinkham
    Pinkhamalmost 6 years ago

    Lovely title for a powerful shot.

  • Thank you!
    I appreciate your comment!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Marion  Cullen
    Marion Cullenalmost 6 years ago

    Excellent portrait, and a most aptly titled piece.

  • Thank you, very much!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Susan Bergstrom
    Susan Bergstromalmost 6 years ago

    Beautiful capture!

  • Thank you so much, Susan!
    Most of the credit should go to the model.
    She simply has “presence”.

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Rebecca Bryson
    Rebecca Brysonalmost 6 years ago

    This is most excellent!! Fantastic portraiture!

  • Thank you, Rebecca!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Sally Omar
    Sally Omaralmost 6 years ago

  • Thank you for featuring this image in “The Sisterhood”!
    I am elated!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • arvyart
    arvyartalmost 6 years ago

    Very professional and forceful capture! That’s right, the model deserves compliments as the photographer does. Indeed they work as one big whole. Modesty adorns people. However, the photographer picks up what should be captured and the detailed way it has be done. Congrats!

  • Thanks, so much!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • yolanda
    yolandaalmost 6 years ago

    Beautiful portrait and the title describes her perfectly. Well done ;-)

  • Thanks so much for the comment (and fav), Yolanda.
    Greatly appreciated!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

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