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While hunters lounged about their noisy campsite up on the mountain, this handsome fellow and his partner ambled quietly along the creek bank.

Eastern Nevada, USA

Animal & Wild Bird Photography
NEVADA: The Silver State
American Southwest
America’s Rural, Urban, Wild & Free
Antlers, Racks, and Other Horned Animals

Canon 55oD EOS
Sigma 70-300mm

Corel PhotoImpact x3


deer, buck, antlers, wildlife, wild animal, autumn, fall, nature, great basin, arla ruggles, nevada

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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  • Quinn Blackburn
    Quinn Blackburnalmost 3 years ago

    Marvelous capture, beautifully caught :o)

  • Thank you, Quinn!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • RichardKlos
    RichardKlosalmost 3 years ago

    Excellent capture!

  • Thanks, Richard!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • LisaBeth
    LisaBethalmost 3 years ago

    beauutiful capture! it’s soo soso lovely~

  • Thank you soo soso MUCH, LisaBeth!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • branko stanic
    branko stanicalmost 3 years ago

    Wonderful shot…

  • Thank you, Branko!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Ken McElroy
    Ken McElroyalmost 3 years ago

    Great light and color frame on this image, Arla. Very nice.

  • Thanks very much, Ken!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkealmost 3 years ago

    What a beauty. Great capture.

  • Thank you so much, Bunny!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • TomBaumker
    TomBaumkeralmost 3 years ago

    Beautiful capture my friend.Well done. Hugs Tom

  • Thanks very much, Tom!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBalmost 3 years ago

    September 29, 2011

  • Ah! Thank you very much, Teresa!!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • DeborahZaragoza
    DeborahZaragozaalmost 3 years ago

    Congratulations on your wonderful Feature Arla!

  • Thank you very much, Deborah!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Kim Barton
    Kim Bartonalmost 3 years ago

    Great capture!

  • Thank you, Kim!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

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