Elevation #10 – Juntámos!

Elevation Season 2 – Episode 2: Juntámos Autumn in the Gila in New Mexico Filmed October, 2016 Tag along on the back-country adventure, as the NMD crew gathers in the Gila Wilderness. With stunning autumn colors, towering cliffs, Arizona Sycamore trees, the Gila river–and SNAKES!! Produced by New Mexico Digital Directed and edited by … Continue reading »

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Elevation episode 5 – Friction Fire

No matches?  No lighter?  No problem! Watch the NMD crew make a roaring campfire using the hand-spindle method.  This method uses a spindle and a notched board, to generate enough friction to create a live ember.  This live ember is carefully placed in a bed of dry grass.  With several deep breathes, enough oxygen is … Continue reading »

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Las Conchas Fire

Here are some stunning images of the Las Conchas fire, near Los Alamos, NM.    Las Conchas is now the largest fire in New Mexico history.  ¡Que lastima! Here are some phenomenal satellite images of northern New Mexico from the International Space Station.  Here’s an insightful post, with the official fire document (PDF), the wikipedia … Continue reading »

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Fire Hazard – 2010 Highlights

Wil Albarez and New Mexico Digital present: Fire Hazard 2010 – A selection of Fire Hazard’s finest moments. Opening up the archives and reliving exciting moments from the past 10 years of Fire Performances, by Wil Albarez a.k.a Fire Hazard. This 10 minute video features visually stunning and daring fire performances by New Mexico’s #1 … Continue reading »

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