Arkansas Hot Air Balloon State Championship is held in Harrison Arkansas in September each year and features a Hot Air Balloon Glow and Balloon Race Competitions. I was able to attend the Balloon Glow on Friday evening and here are some shots from the event.
As part of my weekend long Night Photography Workshop last weekend, we did a night photo shoot at the abandoned hospital at Fort Chaffee. The medical complex at Fort Chaffee opened on December 7, 1941 (Pearl Harbor Day). The medical complex itself is an enormous site with 128 buildings all held together by long hallways. [...]
Abandoned Fort Chaffee Hospital The Hospital located at Fort Chaffee Arkansas, has been abandoned for many years. The medical complex at Fort Chaffee opened on December 7, 1941 (Pearl Harbor Day). The medical complex itself is an enormous site with 128 buildings all held together by long hallways. The complex has its own exchange and [...]
The Dirty Thirties A dust storm at Point of Rocks, in the Cimarron National Grassland, near Elkhart Kansas, serves as a reminder of the Dust Bowl or the Dirty Thirties. Years of cattle grazing and farming, followed by a drought, degraded the soils and made them unproductive. By the 1930s many acres were barren. The [...]
In the early hours of the morning on Tuesday December 21st 2010 there was a total lunar Eclipse, the only one for the year and there will not be another until 2014. The total eclipse lasted for 72 minutes and during that time the moon turned red. This is caused by a phenomenon similar to [...]