Oil And Gas Exploration

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Antelope Evening

"Antelope Evening" features Basic Energy Rig 46 about to rig down after a forty five day directional well on the Pitchfork Ranch at Antelope Ridge New Mexico. This is a very high resolution vertcal composite image with some very attractive pastel colors unique to the image.  The well site is located in the Delaware Basin which is increasingly the subject of new horizontal plays going into 2014 and beyound.  Oil & Gas Photography for fine art by Robert D. Flaherty. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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Kingdom Of The Wind

A Patterson drilling rig set alone against the Wind River Mountain range and a late spring storm in early June 2014. Please call to get pricing on this image as the crop falls somewhat between a 2:1 and a 3:1 panorama.  The image is engineered to print at 36x87" with the highest quality. Prints are available in a range of sizes including wall murals out to 30 feet in length.  The origininal image is a 1.2 gigapixel composite.  The Wind River Range in Northwestern Wyoming is my favorite Rocky Mountain setting for oil & gas photography. Fine art oil & gas photography by Robert D. Flaherty. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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Eagle Ford Pad Drilling Detail I In Sepia


Eagle Ford Pad Drilling Detail I In Sepia

features H&P Drilling rig 498 pad drilling three deep directional wells in the Western Eagle Ford near Carrizo Springs Texas. The image was made from 1200 feet with a medium format camera stabilized by a Kenyon 8x8 gyro system.  The gyro system stabilizes vibration on all three axis allowing highly detailed photographs to be taken from a helicopter. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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War Admiral Panorama In Sepia

War Admiral Panorama In Sepia is set in the in the mountains of the far Western Delaware Basin in Culbertson County Texas. The high resolution 4:1 composite panorama features Cactus rig 122 drilling a lateral well.  The 4:1 panoramic format makes for a very detailed mural up to 60 feet in length. 112 fifty megapixel images were composited to render the final panorama which contains more than 8 billion pixels. Fine art oil & gas photography by Robert D. Flaherty. . Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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Light Of A New Day

"Light Of A New Day" features Precision Drilling  Rig  573 drilling a lateral well near Barstow Texas in early April 2014. The image is available in 3:1 and 2:1 panoramic formats as well as short and standard sizes. The native 3:1 file is 200 megapixels so this image is very detailed croped to any size. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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Lightstream

 Drilling Rig and lightning Strike near Midland Texas.  Oil and Gas Photography for Fine Art By Robert D. Flaherty. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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Latshaw Sunset

High resolution sunset panorama featuring Latshaw Rig 5 drilling a directional well in Upton County Texas.  This is a gigapixel panoramic photographed from 30 feet above ground level.  The fine detail in the image is especially compelling in larger sizes such as 30x90".  Oil & Gas Photography by Robert D. Flaherty  . Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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"Feel The Energy"

The boom continues in The Permian Basin and Midland Texas. This is the color version of "Feel The Energy" featuring The City of Midland Texas new logo and H&P Drilling in Western Midland County Texas.  The photograph is an 80 megapixel medium format print taken from 70 feet above ground level and is suitable for very large prints. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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Midland In Red

The night skyline of Midland Texas dressed in red.  Fine Art Oil & Gas Photography by Robert D. Flaherty. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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H&P Drilling Rig 477 At Guadalupe Pass

 H&P Drilling Rig 477 drilling for Oxy USA near Guadalupe Pass Texas.  Oil & Gas Photography for Fine Art by Robert D. Flaherty. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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Wind River Range

 Unit Corp. Rig 125 Drilling for Ecana on the Pinedale Anticline set against the Wind River Range of Western Wyoming. Perhaps the most photogenic drilling rig in all the land, this photograph is a composite of 28 high resolution images blended into one 1:3 panorama printed up to 30x90".  The image was taken on New Years Day 2013 with temperatures ranging from -12 to -32 degrees. Prints are available in sizes from 12x36" to 30x90".   Oil & Gas Photography for Fine Art by Robert D. Flaherty. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.

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Companions Of Darkness

Drilling Rig and full moon near Midland Texas. Oil and Gas Photography for Fine Art by Robert D. Flaherty. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.