Dramatic rock formations, carved by wind and shaped by water, and the vivid colours of the landscape are the subject of Jake Rajs's portrait of the Southwestern States of America, encompassing the natural beauty of Colorado, Utah, Arizona and New Mexico.
Jake Rajs has traveled across America and throughout the world to capture the image and spirit of place. His work is widely published, and his books include the highly successful Beyond the Dunes: A Portrait of the Hamptons, These United States, The Hudson River, and New York City of Islands. Hampton Sides is editor-at-large for Outside magazine and the author of the international best-seller, Ghost Soldiers, as well as Americana, Stomping Grounds, and most recently, Hellhound on His Trail. He lives in New Mexico with his wife, Anne, and their three sons.