Model: Veronica Mendoza | Photography/retouching: Matthew Swartz
No name, Venice, California.
Take Flight 2
Seen from the French Valley in Torres del Paine National Park on our hike of the 'O trek'.
Alpenglow, Torres del Paine National Park, Chile.
Sunset, Atacama Desert, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile.
Hatun Machay sunrise
Hatun Machay, Cordillera Negra, Peru.
Blanca, 93-year-old Ecuadorian woman in a park in Quito.
Climbing stairs up the Panecillo to the Virgin of Quito.
Gothic wide angle
One of the many beautiful churches in Quito, Ecuador.
Sunset seen from the beach in Ayampe, Ecuador.
Amanda making moves high on the Imbabura volcano.
San Rafael del Lago Locals
View from Cabañas Balcon del Lago outside Otavalo, Ecuador. Imbabura volcano in the background.
Mahi mahi at the Puerto Lopez fish market, Puerto Lopez, Ecuador.
Not quite volleyball
Similar, but played with a soccer ball, locals enjoy a game of pseudo-volleyball.
Beach sunset, Montañita, Ecuador.
Seen in the central plaza of Vilcobamba, the church on Sunday Morning.
Locals processing their catch at the Puerto Lopez fish market, Puerto Lopez, Ecuador.
Laguna 69, Cordillera Blanca, Peru
Villarrica volcano ascent, Villarrica, Chile.
Fitzroy Massif, El Chalten, Argentina.
The Temple of Promise
The 2015 Temple of Promise at Burning Man. Built by the Dreamers Guild in the East Bay outside of San Francisco, CA.
Greeting the Sun
The road to Black Rock City
On our annual journey to the Black Rock desert of Northern Nevada we pass wildfires burning in the Eastern Sierras. It's as if the world is letting us know that it's time to burn.
The General in full regalia, posing in front of the Serpent Mother.
OKNOTOK @ 330&Carny
Our camp - thanks for joining us on the playa!
Early Arrival Crew
OKNOTOK Disney sing-a-long, HOOORAYYYY!!!
Early arrival members from expedition OKNOTOK pose with some serendipitous playa art.
Every year at the greeters stations, 'virgins' or Burning Man first-timers get to ring a large bell before lying on the playa and getting a good dose of dust.
Waiting in the parking lot at will call.
The lovely Amira
DPW are some of the hardest working folks on Playa.
Charlie the Unicorn
The beloved art car - Charlie the Unicorn at sunrise.
Bullets and Tutus
Seen from the Kalalau trail, Na Pali Coast, Kauai, HI.
El Potrero Chicho, Mexico.
Venice Beach Breakwater
Celestial Bodies, Browns Canyon National Monument
Tongva Park, Santa Monica, CA.
Denver International Airport
LA County Museum of Art
Flowers in her hair
The life of the skateboarder with an artistic twist. All photos @ Venice Skate Park, Venice, CA.
Faces of Venice
Originally conceived as a means to focus on portrait photography, Faces of Venice has become a stand-alone Instagram account focusing on the unique individuals that live and work in Venice, California.
Burning Man 2015
Land | Sea
The environment is the most essential element to our existence. I find inspiration as I explore the mountains, forests, and water.
Architecture | ID
Architecture and Interior Design.