Category Archives: California

Year end- London Calling- Night Photography Fun!

Well 2016 has slipped away. What were some of your favorite destinations of the past Year? Today I am going to share a few favorite images from a last minute trip to London yes right before Christmas! As a traveler … Continue reading

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February -Photographers Calendar – Blossom Trail California

California is a wonderful destination for February. While many parts of the United States are still receiving snow, cold and grey skies California has warm days and opportunities for landscapes abound. Death Valley is bearable- and this year with some … Continue reading

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What to SEE and Photograph in 2016

January 1, 2016 ! Good Morning! Being on the West Coast for most of you it is mid afternoon! But here goes- I am determined to get a blog post done today-now before today becomes tomorrow! Each year dawns with … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Change of Season- the Fall Equinox… the gathering begins!

The autumnal equinox arrives precisely at 4:21 a.m. (EDT) on Wednesday, September 23 and with it … Autumn begins- the daylight starts to dwindle as we settle in for winter in the Northern hemisphere. Time to Gather- time to collect … Continue reading

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Destinations March: California Wildflowers Photo tour

Finding California WILDFLOWERS ! March in many parts of the United States has been snow and cold. Here in California the small amounts of rain have contributed to a burst of wild colors sending people out with their cameras! Places … Continue reading

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January- Urban Landscapes

January often looks bleak to the Landscape Photographer that thrives on bright colors and bold landscapes. January is often quiet-cold-bare and bleak. In fact this quote caught my eye- “The trees down the boulevard stand naked in thought, Their abundant … Continue reading

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Destinations 2015- Look Around- in your State – California!

Destinations 2015-What is LOCAL to you? What is an hour away? What is 2 hours away? Often it is easy to overlook what is close by, it becomes commonplace or I will stop there someday… Well make SOMEDAY – today!! … Continue reading

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Destinations 2015- The US RoadTrip- Classic Highways

Highway 99 which is now California State Route 99 was pre I-5 and ran North to South Canada to Mexico. Like Route 66 it had its heyday- Motels-and Fast food stops all built up for the families that were taking … Continue reading

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Destinations 2015- Route 66 Highlights California- Bottletrees and more..

Driving the portion of Route 66 in California you will soon pass the Bright shiny Bottletree Ranch near Barstow! Ever since retiring and inheriting his fathers bottle collection Elmer Long keeps creating more bottle trees. What is a bottle tree.. … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2015! New Travels-New Adventures!

Happy New Year 2015! All the travel sites are posting the LIST of where to go in 2015… where will you go? What is on your list to experience this year? Like a bride to be I think I have … Continue reading

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