Category Archives: travel

Road Trip through Utah, Part 2

This is the second part of the story of my Utah Road Trip. Part one is available, here: 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: 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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Infrared (IR) Photos — Newport Pier, Balboa Peninsula, CA

Infrared photography is great when there are lots of white clouds. Today, I just couldn’t resist going to the Newport Pier. While technically part of Newport Beach, CA, the Newport Pier is on the Balboa Peninsula. There are two piers on the Balboa Peninsula. The Newport Pier is the first one. Further down the peninsula […]

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LA from the Street

This is my 200th blog post. I know that doesn’t seem like many for those of you who blog nearly every day, but I started in April 2007, so that is just about one post a week. Continuing of my theme of ‘fake’ HRD, here are some shoots from Los Angeles street shooting expedition, along […]

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