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From Mike's Blog
I’m always looking for new ways to do the same old thing. A few days ago I took a morning photo expedition to Saguaro National Park near Tucson, Arizona. I was in Phoenix for Thanksgiving and arrived one day before the rest of my family, so decided to take a morning photo trip to this small National Park.
I’ve seen lots of photographs from Saguaro NP before, and all of them prominently featured the rugged landscape, filled with thousands and thousands of saguaro cacti. I was determined to create something different during my time there, so put on my thinking