All photographs and video © Carlan Tapp - Naamehnay Project - Question of Power 2019 - All Rights Reserved - May not be reproduced or used without written consent

Creating a visual voice for social justice, environmental and health issues resulting from the energy industrialization of Native American Homelands and Sacred Places.

Naamehnay Project-Question of Power is a Federal 50lc3 non-profit. Our mission is to create a visual voice for social justice, environmental and health issues resulting from the energy industrialization of Native American Homelands and Sacred Places.


To be able to produce objective photographic documentary stories we rely on many individuals who support us throughout the year at all levels.


To make a tax-deductible by CHECK. Please make checks to Naamehnay Project, Inc. Mail to: 23 Esquila Road, Santa Fe, NM 87508.  To make a tax-deductible donation by CREDIT CARD, please click the DONATE button.  You will receive a receipt by mail.  Thank you for believing in us, and thank you for your generous support.

Real Women Have Horns

 7" X 7"  Book.  A short story about a very big subject by Nancy Tapp. Suggested Donation $50.00

Ancestral Puebloan Spirit

 7" X 7"  64 page hardcover square book. Greater Chaco Landscape.  Suggested Donation $250.00

A selection of Chaco Canyon images are offered as a 501(c)3 donation to further the Greater Chaco Landscape project work.  The photographs were made with a Holga camera on 120 film.  Negatives were scanned and digital files created.  Prints are made on fiber based archival paper using archival pigment inks.  Each print is signed and over matted with white 4 ply archival mattboard ready for framing.


Image size 12"x12"


Matt size 20"Hx16"W


Suggested donation $500.00


Available Chaco Images

Photography Mentorship Program


Mentorships are designed to assist in the development of specific photographic projects or to expand one's photography skills.   Sessions are conveniently offered through distance learning or on location in New Mexico.  All fees are tax deductible and help support our Greater Chaco Landscape Project through Naamenhnay, Inc. a 501(c3) non-profit foundation.


Portfolio / Website Review with one hour SKYPE consultation.

Suggested donation:  $325.00


Private one-on-one sessions in New Mexico.

Suggestion donation:  $850.00 per day


Distance Learning Mentorship Program includes developing long-term projects, website concepts, and advancing specific photography skills.  Distance learning mentorships are based on four one-hour SKYPE sessions over three months with assignments designed to meet your personal photographic goals.

Suggested donation:  $1425.00


Making your support work.  All donations allow us to continue our timely work on the Greater Chaco Landscape Project dedicated to preserving Chaco Canyon Historic Cultural Preserve from encroaching industry and to provide a voice for the sacred sites affected by such industry.


To discuss and plan your mentorship contact Carlan.

Our Funding


The work of Question of Power is made possible by donations and grants from Casa Blanca Inn & Suites, Honor the Earth, The McCune Charitable Foundation, and the Santa Fe Photographic Workshops.


Special thanks to: Kent Deitemeyer, Ray Davis, Alan Pearlman, Suzanne Kreizberg, Derk Haskins, Lew Colgan, Morgan Smith, Joel Davidson, Jacqueline Cambata, Holly Martin, Karen Pape, Marlin Greene, Donna Starr, Sue Zuehike, Memphis Barbree, Linda Morrow, Terry Rowe, Robert Pack, Gary Simon, Carole Ann Freas, Larry Freas, Amanda Smith, Bill Bolding, John Paul Delange, Bernie Lewis, Vandana Grover.