We scheduled some sites along the way to our Adventure to the Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque. This was an unexpected opportunity.
I suppose we were both surprised to see each other. It was nearing sunset and I was leaving the Chaco Culture National Historic Park in northwestern New Mexico when I came across a herd of elk. One minute I was photographing architectural ruins and the next minute, this big guy. He was lazing in the grass near the rest of the herd when I stopped and grabbed my camera.
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