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Chris Johnson

Born and raised in Virginia, Chris Johnson is a photographer, musician, physician and father. His photography explores the awe inspiring beauty of places wild and untouched. Covering a wide range of ground from landscapes to up-close shots of flora and fauna, Johnson’s work captures the essence of Virginia’s magic and breathtaking scenery.

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Richmond, VA
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James River
James River, Richmond, VA, USA
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Allegheny Mountains
Allegheny Mountains, Western, Virginia Occidental, USA
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Pony Pasture Park
7310 Riverside Drive Richmond, VA 23219
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Pump House in Byrd Park
"We like to imagine what it could be like now as a community space, right next to the river and canal."  —  Lean Year Located in Byrd Park, Pump House stands as a Victorian Gothic treasure. West of the Boulevard Bridge and the Kanahwha Canal, it was designed and constructed in the 1880s under the leadership of the great Richmond city engineer Col. Wilfred Emory Cutshaw.
1708 Pump House Drive, Richmond, VA 23221, United States
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Texas Beach
Texas Beach, Richmond, VA, USA
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The Train Bridge
500 Riverside Dr, Richmond, VA 23225
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The Floodwall
Richmond, VA 23224
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The Pipeline
South 12th Street and Byrd Street Richmond, VA 23219
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St. John’s Church
2401 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23223, USA
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Main Street Station
1500 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23219
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Heritage Restaurant
1627 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220, USA
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Triple Crossing
5203 Hatcher St, Richmond, VA 23231, USA
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Ellwood Thompson
4 N Thompson St, Richmond, VA 23221
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Blanchard’s Coffee
4 N Thompson St, Richmond, VA 23221, USA
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James River Steam Brewery
James River Steam Brewery
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