Category Archives: Landscape

Crystal Cove

Crystal Cove is a California State Park, located along the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) between Corona Del Mar (Newport Beach) and Laguna Beach. These are a few of the images that I captured, yesterday afternoon. All were made with a Nikon D700 and 24mm f2.8 lens. Exposure times varied 1/2000 to 30 seconds. Often, I […]

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Road Trip through Utah, Part 2

This is the second part of the story of my Utah Road Trip. Part one is available, here: http://www.albumshowcase.net/blog/road-trip-to-utah-zion-national-park/ Having spent the previous day roaming around both inside the park, and its environs, day two was devoted to exploring the shuttle stops that I missed the first day. Each stop is the home to several […]

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Perseid Meteor Shower — Joshua Tree National Park, California

If you don’t know what the Perseids are, go here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perseids On Sunday, August 11th, I drove from Huntington Beach to Joshua Tree National Park (about 130 miles). After hiking the Hidden Valley Trail — it’s not very well ‘hidden’ and they have signs :-), I rented a campsite at the Hidden Vally Campground — […]

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Road Trip to Utah — Zion National park

In April, I took a trip to Southern Utah. Originally, I wanted to go to Monument Valley, but, by the time I got back to Southern California, I had visited Zion Canyon, Red Canyon, Bryce Canyon, Kodachrome Basin, and driven 1,000 miles of backroads — and finally got to Monument Valley, returning home eleven days […]

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Laguna Beach, CA — Night Photography

Having grown up in Western PA (GO STEELERS), and lived in central Upstate New York, and Northern Maine, I like to think I’m able to handle the cold. In fact, I’ve climbed a 19,000 ft.+ mountain with crampons and an ice pick, but I’ve been in Southern California since the early 1980s, so when the […]

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