Nell Carroll

Director of photography

Nell Carroll is the director of photography at the Austin American-Statesman.

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Austin360Cooks: Love blackberries? How to forage, cook with dewberries
 May is dewberry season at my house. Dewberries are those wild blackberries that grow along the country roads near my house in rural Bastrop County, but they grow in garden beds and front yards and backyards all over Central Texas. The stems are extremely thorny and invasive, but the fruit is so nice. The berries, which look identical to blackberries...

Posted: 5 days ago

May is dewberry season at my house. Dewberries are those wild blackberries that grow along the country roads near my house in rural Bastrop County, but they grow in garden beds and front yards and backyards all over Central Texas. The stems are extremely thorny and invasive, but the fruit is so nice. The berries, which look identical to blackberries...
PHOTOS: How to build a Texas childhood
Pleasure is in the name. And the cotton candy. And the games. And the rides. The Historic Pleasure Pier on Galveston Island was rebuilt after Hurricane Ike and reopened in 2012, and continues to offer kids a roaring good time. Nell Carroll/American-Statesman

7:33 PM Monday, Apr. 09, 2018

Pleasure is in the name. And the cotton candy. And the games. And the rides. The Historic Pleasure Pier on Galveston Island was rebuilt after Hurricane Ike and reopened in 2012, and continues to offer kids a roaring good time. Nell Carroll/American-Statesman
Beauty in Branson
 To be honest, Branson was not first on my list for vacation options. But when your almost-80-year-old mother says she wants to take you and your son on a trip there, you really can’t say no. After some research showed me that the area is flush with outdoor activities, my enthusiasm improved. Mom flew into Dallas, where we picked her...

6:00 AM Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018

To be honest, Branson was not first on my list for vacation options. But when your almost-80-year-old mother says she wants to take you and your son on a trip there, you really can’t say no. After some research showed me that the area is flush with outdoor activities, my enthusiasm improved. Mom flew into Dallas, where we picked her...
PHOTOS: Snow in Austin
Trees are covered in snow in Cedar Creek, TX Friday December 8, 2017. Surprise snow fall Thursday night blanketed the Central Texas area. Nell Carroll/AMERICAN-STATESMAN

3:41 PM Friday, Dec. 08, 2017

Trees are covered in snow in Cedar Creek, TX Friday December 8, 2017. Surprise snow fall Thursday night blanketed the Central Texas area. Nell Carroll/AMERICAN-STATESMAN