Your Vision - REALIZED

Welcome to the home of Images by Xtlman. A local Las Vegas photographer and digital artist with over 20 years experience behind the lens of a Nikon and 10+ years expressing creativity via Photoshop and tablet, bringing artistic visions to life. Since landing in the desert Southwest in 1999, I have had the opportunity to photograph thousands of commercial properties from Utah to Arizona for digital and print media; design logos and digital artwork for marketing and public information campaigns; and produce in-house studio work consisting of custom still-life images and composite photography of a unique nature.

Whether you are here to browse, searching for a change of pace, or maybe even a new artist, again, Welcome. More image categories can be found in the Portfolio section. Looking to discuss an upcoming project, or maybe for specific studio or product photography work, or a project that just won't get off the ground, drop me a line here.

Don't forget to check out the new, weekly slideshow Through the Lens, sharing some sights from the 2016 Helldorado Days parade.


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MGM Grand

at night, HDR from bracketed images.
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Fremont Street Experience

via the Golden Gate, post processed in Photoshop.
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Dolphin Pool at The Mirage

do your images have this depth and vibrance?
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Sunrise Mountain Sunrise

in the desert southwest, this is more the rule than the exception....
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When in Vegas

is best to cover all your angles.
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Medicine Hat, Utah

when approaching on HIghway 163, don't sneeze or you will miss it.
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Twin Asters

Large flowers and vibrant colors make excellent prints for brightening up a room.
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Barrel Cactus

have some of the most amazing flowers, seen best in Macro.
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Pocket Aces

in a high stakes game. Shooting in the studio is a LOT cheaper.
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Lone Purple Petunia

large lens apertures turn orange lights into a soft round bokeh.
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Yellowstone

and the lower geyser basin. A teaser for upcoming content.