Fred Lord

Fred Lord



Shooting for the last 60 years, 40 years seriously or commercially. We live in the Colorado Rocky Mountains at 9100-feet of elevation. Photographing mostly nature, landscape, wildlife, etc.
  • Canon 1D Mark IV
  • Canon 7D Mark II
  • Canon 5D Mark III
  • Canon EF 100-400L ISO f/4.5-5.6 II
  • Canon 16-35L f/4 IS
  • Sigma 15 Fisheye
  • Canon EF 1.4X TC III
  • Canon EF 2X TC III
  • Canon EF 500 L IS f/4
  • Canon EF 100-400L IS f/4.5-5.6
  • Canon EF 24-105L IS f/4
  • Canon EF 17L TS-E
  • Kirk BH-1 Ballhead
  • Gitzo 1325 CF Tripod
  • Photoclam Multiflex Tripod Head
  • Wimberley 101 Gimbal Head

Thoughts from asea.

Published August 23rd, 2011

I reckon I'm just one of the oarsmen on the ship of life. All I can ever see is what's visible through my oar slot. I'm chained to that bench and pushin' and pullin' all day long, every day, every year, summer, fall, winter, spring. All I want to do is catch a glimpse of the outside. Mostly just water anyway, I suppose. It seems like I don't have the sort of sight to see what's out there. I see only what's in front of me and it never changes.

I'll never see what so many of you find. It's sad.

On the other hand, your photographs are what keep me going. Maybe someday the vision will come to me, maybe not. In the meantime, I can see what's out there through all of you.

Thank you.

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