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Composite in three layers using Corel PhotoImpact x3; enhancements include some gradient filters and steamy highlights from “particle effect”.

All photos taken with Canon 550D EOS

Black Horses: Mustangs in Great Basin Desert – (eastern Nevada)

Mountain Background: Mount Moriah Wilderness (eastern Nevada)

Snowy Desert: Steptoe Valley (central eastern Nevada)

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wild horses, mustangs, black, equine, equid, composite, arla ruggles, photorover

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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Comments

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeover 1 year ago

    Gorgeous creation and work.

  • Thanks very much, Bunny!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Bootiewootsy
    Bootiewootsyover 1 year ago

    Beautiful work, Arla

  • Thanks very much, Carol!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Matthew Lokot
    Matthew Lokotover 1 year ago

    This is beautiful.

  • Thank you, Matthew!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • © Kira Bodensted
    © Kira Bodenstedover 1 year ago

    12-15-12 Congratulations!
    Your outstanding work has been featured in ART UNIVERSE

    Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year♥

  • How wonderful! Thank you, Kira – Happy Holidays!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • TomBaumker
    TomBaumkerover 1 year ago

    Beautiful action and treatment my friend. CONGRATULATIONS on the FEATURE. Hugs

  • Thanks VERY MUCH, Tom!!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Dawn B Davies-McIninch
    Dawn B Davies-...over 1 year ago

    a wonderful image, such a great picture,merry christmas,dawnx

  • Thank you, Dawn! Merry Christmas!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Kanages Ramesh
    Kanages Rameshover 1 year ago

    Congratulations!!!

    FEATURE PAGE

  • Thank you very much, Kanages!!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • ╰⊰✿ℒᵒᶹᵉ Bonita✿⊱╮ Lalonde✿⊱╮

    ★Merry Christmas★ 。* 。*FROM OUR HOUSE TO YOURS Hugs Rapture777
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    ˚ ˛ •˛•*/______/~\。˚ ˚ ˛★ 。* 。*★ 。* 。*
    ˚ ˛ •˛•| 田田|門|Congratulations on your feature nicely done and presented hugs

  • Thank you very much, Bonita!

    Happy Holidays!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • LoneAngel
    LoneAngelover 1 year ago


    4.1.13

    wonderful work .. many congrats on the feature

  • Thank you very much, Angel!!

    – Arla M. Ruggles

  • Lori Peters
    Lori Petersover 1 year ago

    Here’s to all the beautiful creatures…

  • Thanks very much, Lori! :)

    – Arla M. Ruggles

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