New Website!

I am excited to announce that Nico DeBarmore Photography now has a new look! Even more important than looks, the website is now much more user-friendl[...]

Christmas Tree in Autumn

I am really excited to show this photograph as I start making headway into my work from this autumn (which isn't over yet). This piece is titled "Chri[...]

Rites of India

India contains incredible religious diversity and fervor. A predominantly Hindu country, one can often find many people performing puja, prayers, and [...]

2014 Year in Review

In the winter I tend to spend more time reviewing and refining images that I've already captured, with spring, summer, and fall dedicated to creating [...]

Zion Fall Color Report

UPDATE 9/27/2016 I don't have any updates for Zion's Fall Color this year, however, I strongly recommend purchasing my newly released book on th[...]

New Video Work

Recently I've decided to expand my gear and challenge my abilities by crossing into the world of moving pictures. While my 5DmkII does a great job of [...]


RAW vs JPG You’ve finally got that DSLR that you always dreamed about. Finally – increased control of your photography via enhanced processors, senso[...]

Arches National Park

Behold, the harsh and dramatic landscape of Arches National Park. A little less than 4 miles north of Moab, UT, this national park has 2000+ sandsto[...]

Autumn is Here

Last weekend I headed over to Cascade Springs, UT and indeed, autumn is tiptoeing in slowly but surely. My excitement is growing as this really is my [...]

Wind Rivers Backpacking

Over this past Labor Day weekend I hiked around 50 miles through the Bridger Wilderness of the Wind Rivers Range in Wyoming. Below are some excerpts f[...]

Mt Timpanogos

27 July 2013 A small lake with a rich blue hue – a summit with unparalleled views of the Utah Lake, Provo, and the Wasatch Front – incredible and div[...]

Red Castle - High Uintas

7/4/2013 The best way to escape these hot days down in the Salt Lake Valley is a retreat into the mountains. Whether you enjoy strenuous peakbagging,[...]

Badlands National Park

The stark drama of the Badlands landscape is undeniable. Cutting across the plains of South Dakota, the Badlands Wall rises above the lower prairie, a[...]

Streets of Chicago

  This man sits surrounded by a peculiar solitude as thousands pass him by. North Michigan Avenue is alive with all walks of life brushing shoulder[...]


Hello all, I wanted to provide a quick update and an explanation from my online absence. I've moved! I am now operating from beautiful Salt Lake City,[...]


8 September 2012 The Puja Guesthouse rooftop is my much needed retreat from all that is Varanasi. Today I've seen and smelt burning corpses, played s[...]

Photographing Fall Color

I've finally gotten a chance to get to some images I shot a couple weeks ago in Clifton Gorge State Nature Preserve. The Clifton Gorge and John Bryan [...]

Exposure Basics: ISO

This is the third and final article addressing the three basic factors of exposure: aperture, shutter speed, and ISO. For beginners, ISO initially se[...]

A Strange Man

5 Sept 2012 Yesterday while visiting a historical building in Agra a local man asked me to try a bite of what he was eating. It looked like a w[...]