High Times Magazine held one of its Cannabis Cup celebrations at the Paiute Indian Reservation located 45 minuted north of Las Vegas. Event organizers weren't sure if the event would be shut down after receiving threatening letters from the Feds. With the new presidential administration taking office, no one was quite sure how they will react to states making marijuana legalization laws that clearly contradict the Federal Government's stance. The event was healed without any intervention.
Les Grossman is a longtime concert promoter and entertainment executive who has worked with acts like The Who and Led Zepplin. He is such an interesting guy that he is portrayed by Tom Cruise in the movie Tropic Thunder. He lives on the edge of Vegas, so I decided to meet him at his home for the photo. I took a bunch of photos, but liked these the best because of a the great light you get at night in Las Vegas when the city's lights bounce off the clouds.