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Jul 18

A Look Back—Big Sur Lupine

Photograph of lupine flowers near Big Sur, CaliforniaTaken along the Nacimiento-Ferguson road that connects Highway 1 south of Big Sur to inland highways. It is sometimes the only connection for Big Sur residents when Highway 1 is blocked by mudslides. A beautiful drive, but not for the faint of heart. April 15, 2009.


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Jul 18

A Look Back—Pinnacles Flower Display

Photograph of California Goldfield flowers at Pinnacles National ParkA nice display of California Goldfields. Taken at the Pinnacles National Monument before it became a National Park. April 2, 2009.


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Apr 18

A Look Back—Red Rock Moon 2

Photograph of the moon behind rugged rocks at Red Rock State Park, CaliforniaAnother shot a few minutes later.


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Mar 18

A Look Back—Embassy Suites

Photograph of the Embassy Suites Hotel and reflection in Laguna Grande Lake in Seaside CaliforniaAn early morning view of the Embassy Suites hotel in Seaside, California. I liked the reflections in Laguna Grande Lake. It was an unusually still morning. November 1, 2008.


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Dec 17

A Look Back—Fisherman’s Wharf, Monterey

Photograph of Fisherman’s Wharf, Monterey, CaliforniaEarly morning in Monterey, California. I liked the color of the flowers in the foreground and the colorful buildings in the background. February 26, 2008.


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Nov 17

A Look Back—Easton Sunrise

Photograph of an old farm house at sunrise in Easton, CaliforniaStill one of my favorite shots. Sunrise over an old farmhouse in Easton, a small community near Fresno, California. January 8, 2008.


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Sep 17

A Look Back—Pacific Grove “Magic Carpet”

Photograph of “Magic Carpet” ice plant flowers in Pacific Grove, CaliforniaA spectacular display of ice plant in Pacific Grove, California. The plant is a native of South Africa, Drosanthemum floribundum. It is sometimes called Magic Carpet or Rosy Iceplant. It makes a beautiful location for an engagement
shoot.


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Aug 17

A Look Back—Tree Bathed In Light

Photograph of a single tree in golden light near Mission San AntonioOn a trip to see the San Antonio Mission, we drove by this lone tree in a pasture bathed in golden light. I stopped the car in the middle of the road and shot this from the window. It is still one of my favorite shots. Taken March 31, 2007.


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Aug 17

A Look Back—Pacific Grove Echium

Photograph of purple echium against a stone wall in Pacific Grove, CaliforniaEchium, or the Pride of Madeira plants begin to bloom along the bike trail in Pacific Grove towards the end of winter. I liked this arrangement against the stone wall. Taken with a wide-angle lens on March 19, 2007.


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Feb 17

A Look Back—Mustard

Photograph of bright yellow mustard plants and clouds near Marina, CaliforniaMustard begins to appear in February along the central California coast. It is an invasive plant but very colorful. April 1, 2006.