Hello and welcome to William Mauney Photography.  I am a full-time photographer located in Banner Elk, North Carolina specializing in landscape, time-lapse, macro and portraits.  If you need high resolution landscape images of the High Country, Beech Mountain, Sugar Mountain or Banner Elk - I have them!  If you need video, time-lapse, or portrait work done feel free to call or email.  (704)-477-0227 wmauneyiv@aol.com.  Thanks and enjoy the site.

"You don't take a photograph, you make it." Author: Ansel Adams

12th Annual Appalachian Mountain Photography Competition, Table Rock, Star Trails, William Mauney Photography, Wildfire, Linville Gorge Fire,
The Table Rock Fire in November 2013 - On display in the Turchin Center in Boone, NC - Winner of "People's Choice" AMPC
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.  - Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” 
― Ansel Adams

Grandfather Mountain at sunrise one cold January morning above Chappell Farm Road in Banner Elk, NC

“There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs.” 
― Ansel Adams

Prints and Creative Photography Sessions Available

Call for availability and options 704.477.0227

Email - WMauneyIV@aol.com

Never lose an opportunity to see anything that is beautiful.  It is God's handwriting - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never lose an opportunity to see anything that is beautiful. It is God's handwriting - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success -Swami Vivekananda
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success -Swami Vivekananda
This snowflake existed briefly on the windshield of my car one cold February morning.
This snowflake existed briefly on the windshield of my car one cold February morning.
Skier - William Mauney - thanks Zach S. for the shot.
Skier - William Mauney - thanks Zach S. for the shot.

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I believe I can fly!  Thanks to Phil Corley for this shot.  Proof that dreams do come true.
I believe I can fly! Thanks to Phil Corley for this shot. Proof that dreams do come true.
45 feet head first @ Twisted Falls, TN.  Sometimes experiences cannot be explained or described, they must be experienced.
45 feet head first @ Twisted Falls, TN. Sometimes experiences cannot be explained or described, they must be experienced.
Commitment becomes necessity at Stateline Falls, Watauga River Gorge
Commitment becomes necessity at Stateline Falls, Watauga River Gorge
48 inches of powder at Homewood Mountain Resort
48 inches of powder at Homewood Mountain Resort

Some mornings are better than others in North Lake Tahoe, CA

 

Prints and Creative Photography Sessions Available in Western North Carolina.

Call anytime. 704.477.0227