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Gregory Ballos

Gregory Ballos

Bentonville, AR

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Award winning and nationally published photographer specializing in United States urban cityscapes and travel photography. When you buy a piece of my photographic artwork you're buying a collectible fine art image that will last for many years to come. I use Nikon full frame DSLRs with a full range of Nikkor lenses, and post-process my digital captures in Adobe Lightroom & Photoshop to bring to life my artistic creations.

ARTIST STATEMENT: For over a decade, I have been developing my own unique style of fine art photography that seeks to push the boundaries of dynamic light, bold contrasts and ethereal tones. Self-taught in the fields of cityscape and landscape photography, my style has become recognized for capturing nostalgic city skylines, expansive landscapes of the American Southwest as well as old barns and mills that are unfortunately on the brink of extinction.

My passion for art started at a very young age, drawing and painting with my grandmother in her basement. I can vividly remember her teaching me so much about art, and life, but the lesson that has carried over most into my photographic work is how the difference between “good art” and “great art” is often in paying attention to the smallest of details. Taking time to focus on critical aspects others may not even notice at first, but are more and more appreciated with each passing glance.

Like most, academics and athletics took up the bulk of my life until my early twenties – but the passion for creating never faded. At the age of 22, on road trip to Tulsa, Oklahoma, where I would eventually make my home for the next decade of my life, my introduction to photography would come. Driving past the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, I can still recall snapping a simple picture of the evening sun reflecting off of the Archway that would resonate with my spirit and go on to ignite my love and desire for the world of fine art photography.

Originally from the rolling hills of Northeastern Ohio, I now call Northwest Arkansas and Ozark Mountain area home. I travel extensively to some of the most iconic, as well as most remote, locations across America on a two-fold mission; connect others with some of the most breath-taking and beautiful sights our world has to offer and to inspire all of us to respect and preserve that beauty for the generations to come.

 

Kansas City Plaza and J.C. Nichols Fountain by Gregory Ballos

 

Maroon Bells - Aspen Colorado - Monochrome - American Southwest 1x1 by Gregory Ballos

 

Durango-Silverton DSNG Narrow Gauge Railroad Train - Colorado by Gregory Ballos

 

Early Morning at Dream Lake - Rocky Mountain National Park by Gregory Ballos

 

Denver Skyline - City Park View by Gregory Ballos

 

Bourbon Tower Art - Monochrome - Black and White by Gregory Ballos

 

Beaver Bridge - The Little Golden Gate Bridge of Arkansas by Gregory Ballos

 

Lighted Walkway to the Tulsa Oklahoma Skyline by Gregory Ballos

 

Washington County Courthouse at Night Fayetteville Arkansas by Gregory Ballos

 

Tucked Away - Historic Old Mill Photography by Gregory Ballos

 

Reflective Morning - Aspen Colorado by Gregory Ballos

 

End of the Trail Sunset Reflections - Top of the Rock - Branson Missouri by Gregory Ballos

 

Monolith Sunset - American Southwestern Landscape - Square Format by Gregory Ballos

 

A Monument of Stone - Monument Valley Tribal Park by Gregory Ballos

 

Denver Mile High Skyline by Gregory Ballos

 

Dallas Texas Sepia Skyline and Traveling Man by Gregory Ballos

 

Electric Night - CityPlex Towers - Tulsa Oklahoma by Gregory Ballos

 

Dallas Skyline and Dealey Plaza at Dawn - Black and White by Gregory Ballos

 

Denver Skyline Early Morning Hues by Gregory Ballos

 

Alley Spring Mill - Eminence Missouri by Gregory Ballos

 

Rocky Mountain Park Mountain Landscape - Colorful Sunrise Reflections by Gregory Ballos

 

San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge by Gregory Ballos

 

J.C. Nichols Fountain Statues - The Kansas City Plaza by Gregory Ballos

 

Saint Louis Skyline Morning Under the Arch by Gregory Ballos

 

Hodsgon Mill - Missouri - Square Format by Gregory Ballos

 

House of Greatness - NFL Pro Football Hall of Fame - Canton Ohio by Gregory Ballos

 

Half Dome Sunset Reflection - Black and White Square - Yosemite by Gregory Ballos

 

Durango Colorado Skyline - Strater Hotel at Dawn by Gregory Ballos

 

Dream Lake and Hallet Peak - Square Format Monochrome by Gregory Ballos

 

Canyonland Mesa Arch Morning Sunrise Panorama by Gregory Ballos

 

Natures Divine Canvas - Maroon Bells Aspen Colorado by Gregory Ballos

 

The Scout and the Kansas City Downtown Skyline at Dawn by Gregory Ballos

 

Maroon Bells in BW by Gregory Ballos

 

Shining Through - Antelope Canyon - Arizona by Gregory Ballos

 

Saint Louis Gateway Arch Morning Sunrise Reflections by Gregory Ballos

 

Dallas Skyline with Light Trails by Gregory Ballos

 

Turret Arch through the North Window - Arches National Park - Utah by Gregory Ballos

 

J.C. Nichols Memorial Fountain in Spring - Kansas City Missouri by Gregory Ballos

 

Sam Walton 1979 Ford F-150 Custom Truck - Bentonville Arkansas by Gregory Ballos

 

The Bella Vista Arkansas Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel by Gregory Ballos

 

Monument Valley Mittens Buttes and Merrick Butte Panorama Landscape by Gregory Ballos

 

Stadium at Mile High - Denver Colorado by Gregory Ballos

 

From Inside the Train - Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad - Colorado by Gregory Ballos

 

Reflections at the End of the Trail by Gregory Ballos

 

Kansas City Plaza and J.C. Nichols Fountain - BW Edition by Gregory Ballos

 

Denver Union Station - Square Format by Gregory Ballos

 

Evening at the War Eagle Mill - Arkansas by Gregory Ballos

 

Mt Sequoyah Cross at Sunset - Square Print - Fayetteville Arkansas by Gregory Ballos