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Drew Rush ________________________________________________________πŸ‘‡ http://www.drewrush.com/wallpapers/
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drewtrush “chiaroscuro, from the italian for “light/dark” is the use of contrasts of light and shadow as a modeling technique for achieving the illusion of plasticity and three dimensional volume in a two dimensional drawing or painting.” from walter issacson’s book leonardo da vinci. learning from the master. ________________________________________________________#naturephotography #olddawgnewtricks #shotoniphone
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drewtrush The next generation. ________________________________________________________ #bears #blackbears #nature #commonground @thephotosociety @natgeocreative
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Go at 2018 like…. ________________________________________________________ what if wildlife is really here to teach us about commonality? we can all see a bull elk and appreciate it’s beauty no matter what your ethnic, s****l orientation, or socio-economic background. it’s hard to deny beauty in nature no matter where you’re from. maybe that’s the most important part of all this social media hoopla. i hope over the course of the upcoming year to use this feed as a source for simply bringing people together from different backgrounds to appreciate the world around us. as they say, keep it simple right? we don’t need barriers if we can stand on common ground. i think that’s probably the most important lesson that wildlife has taught me. here’s to attacking your own personal goals in 2018. πŸ™Œ _______________________________________________________ #elk #nature #commonground
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We didn’t really know what we were doing because no-one had done it before. sure people have gotten footage of mountain lions, but we began a deep dive into the lives of specific individuals over the course of what ended up being the next couple of years while following these groups of cat’s, gathering footage for @natgeowild ’s american cougar. we had primarily been focusing on finding kills of both collared and un collared cats in northwest wyoming. while the k**l idea definitely worked, i thought we needed to start focusing on other aspects of the k**l site to start getting some different footage and mix it up. i figured if we could find their day bed, or where they will spend the day sleeping we could put a camera there and potentially get something unique. i was working for cinematographer @jeffhoganfilms and as any true mentor should, he always pushed me to go out and try and shoot something better than he did. he allowed me the freedom to make mistakes. that’s the only way you’ll get better in this game. we had some of the best times out there figuring it out as we went, just ecstatic when we’d get a shot, trying to help each other figure it out when we wouldn’t. thanks jeff. πŸ™Œ. •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• #cats #cougars #mountains #wildlife
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drewtrush After yesterday’s post, it’s fun to think back on old stories, and think about what they mean now (and what they don’t). i got asked one time what would be the ultimate assignment for me. after thinking about it for a while, i said that i thought it would be awesome to be the first person sent to mars on an assignment for @natgeo. they laughed and said “no really”. apparently they didn’t know i’ve been practicing. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• @natgeocreative @thephotosociety #reddesert #wyoming #thatswy
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drewtrush I was told once that photography wasn’t a team sport. i believed the person that told me this for a little while but as i thought about it, i realized that they couldn’t be further from the truth. especially today, with social media and how connected we all are. i probably would’ve hung it up a while ago if it wasn’t for all of you out there supporting what i’m doing and showing that love through this platform. it’s not much, but the least i can do is offer some free wallpapers for your phone as a way to say thanks for the support over the years. ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••click on the link in my bio to download one of the 4 free wallpapers you can see above, a selection of some of my highest engaging posts for 2017, and don’t forget to tag your friends! thank you all for being part of the team!! πŸ™ŒπŸ™ŒπŸ™ŒπŸ™ŒπŸ™ŒπŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ™πŸ’₯πŸ’₯πŸ’₯πŸ’₯excited to see where we go in 2018. •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••@natgeocreative @thephotosociety #wallpapers #wildlifephotography #nosponsorsneeded
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drewtrush I felt like i was in a copy of arizona highways when we caught this sunset in #bearsearsnationalmonument last spring. truly an inspiring place as you can tell from all the news lately. it’s hard not to consider places like these national treasures. @natgeocreative @thephotosociety
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drewtrush "the federal government has a responsibility to manage wisely those public lands and forests under its jurisdiction necessary in the interest of the public as a whole. ... in the utilization of these lands, the people are entitled to expect that their timber, minerals, streams and water supply, wildlife and recreational values should be safeguarded, improved and made available not only for this but for future generations.”-dwight d. eisenhower #grandstaircaseescalante #publiclandsdebate #monuments
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drewtrush Excited to be planning trips back to alaska to continue working with @yukoncharleywolves on our long term wolf project, tackling issues of wolf management, caribou herd management and public lands this is truly a great assignment and awesome project to be a part of in a pristine wilderness setting. looking forward to shining a little light on this issue in 2018. πŸ™Œ
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drewtrush In 1520 ferdinand magellan named a mythic race of giants living in this area patagon, and from it today we have the name patagonia, a region of southern chile and argentina. if there ever were giants living here, i think they lived in these peaks. πŸ™ŒπŸ‡¨πŸ‡± #patagonia #alpine #mountains #outside @thephotosociety @natgeoexpeditions
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drewtrush Waterfalls dotted the rugged coastline of chilean patagonia. what an absolutely amazing country. πŸ‡¨πŸ‡±πŸ™πŸ™Œ#waterfalls #natureshot #travel @natgeocreative @thephotosociety @natgeoexpeditions
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drewtrush Rockhopper penguins dotted the coastlines along argentina’s isla de los estados. β€οΈπŸ‡¦πŸ‡·πŸ™Œ #penguins #rockhoppers #natgeo @natgeoexpeditions
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November 2017
drewtrush Elephant seals along the beach were a highlight from chilean patagonia. such a beautiful country. πŸ™ŒπŸ™ŒπŸ™Œ πŸ‡¨πŸ‡±πŸ‡¨πŸ‡±πŸ‡¨πŸ‡± @natgeoexpeditions #patagonia #elephantseals
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November 2017
drewtrush Beauty surrounded us in patagonia. πŸ™Œ πŸ‡¨πŸ‡± ________________________________________________________#plantmatter @natgeocreative @thephotosociety #shotoniphone
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November 2017
drewtrush I feel like i waited all my life to see a puma in @torresdelpainenp! mission accomplished with @natgeoexpeditions last month as we toured the chilean coast. had a chance to give a lecture about these guys, their habits and how i go about trying to photograph them. made it that much sweeter spotting this beauty resting beneath the rocks. πŸ™ŒπŸ‡¨πŸ‡± #puma #patagonia
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November 2017
drewtrush Just getting back from a great trip to south america with @natgeoexpeditions to explore the amazing chilean fjords. πŸ‡¨πŸ‡± an epic trip with tons of wildlife. #birds #caracara #birdsofinstagram @thephotosociety @natgeocreative
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September 2017
drewtrush Antelocapra americana. _______________________________________________________ #pronghorn #antelope #nature #focus
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September 2017
drewtrush It is the dim haze of mystery that adds enchantment to pursuit. - antoine rivarol _______________________________________________________ #canada #nationalparks #jasper #earthofficial
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August 2017
drewtrush Love these pika. learn more at the link in my bio. πŸ™Œ
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