Author: Jeff Bell

My Top 10 Photos of 2019

Each December, I sort through my photos from the last 12 months and pick my ten best. This exercise allows me to reflect on the year and also see if my photography is improving. During the process, I rediscover old photos buried in the pile, […]

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Tashkent Girl

21 Leftover Photos from Uzbekistan

Here are a series of portraits and snapshots of Uzbekistan that didn’t make it into my other photo essays from the country. Instead of leaving them on my hard drive where no one will see them, I decided to put them on my blog where…almost […]

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Uzbekistan in Black and White

Uzbekistan in Black and White

Uzbekistan is a great country for black and white photography enthusiasts. The bright desert light creates deep shadows and stark contrast, especially in the early morning and late afternoon. The bold yet simple architecture serves as a perfect backdrop for stylish people. And at night, […]

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Windmills at sunset

Western Oklahoma in Photos, Part IV

  Let’s finish off this series with a few black and white shots.   This concludes my series of photos from Western Oklahoma. Thanks to everyone who took the time to look at these photos and comment. Next, I’ll be writing about my three-week trip […]

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American Flag at hotel

Western Oklahoma in Photos, Part III

The camera records what is in front of it, but it doesn’t always tell the entire story. Since I’ve started posting photos of western Oklahoma on my blog and Instagram, I’ve had many comments about the apparently derelict condition of my home state. As a result, […]

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