For our last long weekend of summer, Chase and I took a road trip out to Utah and explored numerous parks and wild spaces in the central part of the state. Listed on the docket were Capitol Reef National Park, Pando, Goblin Valley State Park, and Moab. It was a jam packed three days full of high temps and starry nights, and was certainly a great way to celebrate the end of our first summer living out West.
In regards to photography, this trip was a really interesting experience. I caught myself a few weeks back tending to focus more on grand scenes, and forgetting about the moments in between. I challenged myself to photograph the whole experience of our trip, not just the highlights. Although I have found some areas of storytelling that I want to improve on, the end result was a set of photos that are different than what I usually end up with: