Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Salvation Mountain

Posted by Nicole on September 21, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Travel | 2 Comments

“Good gets better. Love gets bigger. Keep it simple, love everyone.” – Leonard Knight. September 2011 Salvation Mountain is a colorful art installation covering much of a small hill north of Calipatria, California, near Slab City and just several miles from the Salton Sea. It is made from adobe, straw, and thousands of gallons of […]

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Slab City

Posted by Nicole on September 5, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Travel | 2 Comments

Slab City has been created by a small but committed community of squatters in the Colorado Desert of South Eastern California, USA. Taking its name from the concrete slabs that remain from an abandoned World War II base, it is a tragic yet romantic landscape that commands its residents to possess the same balance of […]

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Hollywood Sunset

Posted by Nicole on January 11, 2010 in Personal, Travel | 3 Comments

Sunset over Hollywood Reservoir.  This song is about as epic as the view over the hills. [wpaudio url=”http://www.nicolerork.com/music/salvation_mountain.mp3″ text=”Michael Brook – Salvation Mountain”]

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October Photo Update

Posted by Nicole on October 22, 2009 in Music, Portraits, Travel | 6 Comments

Lots to update here.  I’ve been either working or shooting literally every day this month and I’m loving every moment of it.  I’m going to try to remember all of the events here, but there’s too many to keep up with.  Another photo giveaway to the 50th person to retweet this blog post! I had […]

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Preview: Warped Tour 2009

Posted by Nicole on August 27, 2009 in Music, Portraits, Travel | No Comments

I haven’t updated in a couple of weeks because I’ve been on tour and in San Diego during that time. I had the opportunity to hit all the west coast dates on the last leg of the tour. Here are a couple of my favorite photos, just a preview for now! I’m working on new […]

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