By: Travis Perkins

Photos: Travis Perkins

Location: Moab, Utah

Travis Perkins personifies the beauty of desert textures and colors in Moab, Utah.

As a climber and photographer, I travel to the desert often. If you travel deep enough into the desert, you’ll find the broken pieces of a life once lived; remnants of everyday beauty once seen and held.

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You’ll also find the rock, dirt & water of which they were formed. Desert sandstone is unique in that it’s drastically affected, in every way.

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Wind. Water. Time.

It splits and smooths - it rises and crumbles. A powerful landscape, but fragile beyond compare.

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"It's amazing how much better I feel on a daily basis" "The first day I took SLEEP, I slept all night."