Hamilton Beach Moonrise

The August full moon was a so-called "supermoon," about 14% larger than the "average" full moon because it was it its perigee. This gallery includes images taken over three successive…

Continue Reading

Santa Fe

Susan and I celebrated our 45th wedding anniversary (July 19) in Santa Fe. I went out the first night we were there and shot in the area of the La…

Continue Reading

Starry, Starry Nights

Living here in the San Francisco Bay Area means that there is so much ambient light created by "civilization" that on a clear night we can see only a fraction…

Continue Reading

Sonoma Coast

A Saturday drive on a beautiful June day north on Highway 1 begins with the obligatory Golden Gate Bridge shot.  Lunch at Bodega Bay at the fisherman's pier.  Then north along…

Continue Reading

Pinecrest Forest and Rivers

On Monday morning, May 12, 2014 I was out about an hour after sunrise to capture a few early morning shots along the South Fork of the Stanislaus River just below Strawberry.  About…

Continue Reading

Twilight at Pinecrest Lake

On Mother's Day afternoon I drove to Pinecrest Lake at 6000 feet elevation in the Sierra Nevada mountains.  I was anxious to photograph the night sky some place without the light pollution that plagues…

Continue Reading

California Gold Country

On my way back from a short photo excursion to the Sierra Nevada mountains, I stopped at a couple old California gold rush sites, Chinese Camp and Knights Ferry (more a mill…

Continue Reading

San Diego Zoo Safari Park

About 30 miles northeast of San Diego is the San Diego Zoo Safari Park (formerly known as the "Wild Animal Park").  Animals live in large enclosures and are generally free…

Continue Reading

Moonrise

The much-publicized lunar eclipse on April 14 was preceded by a moonrise about a half-hour after sunset.  From my vantage point here in Walnut Creek, the moon rose in the…

Continue Reading

Europe 1998

In June 1998, my children, Geoff and Elisabeth, and I (and Elisabeth's friend, Andrea) undertook a European Grand Tour of Germany, Switzerland, Italy, and England.  These images are from that…

Continue Reading

Read This Book!

"Superior Winter" is my new self-published book that includes more than 60 images from my February 2014 photographic adventure in Northern Minnesota. You  can download a free eBook version to…

Continue Reading

Springtime in Madison

Lest we Right- and Left-Coasters think of the Midwest as strictly flyover country, some parts of it are booming.  Even in the depths of winter.  There are construction cranes all…

Continue Reading

Northern Minnesota Winter

 These photos are the result of a February 2014 photography workshop centered around Grand Marais, Minnesota.  Locations include Grand Marais Lighthouse, the shore of Lake Superior near Grand Marais (sunset…

Continue Reading

2013 Favorites

There are my favorite images of 2013 and include jelly fish at the Monterey Aquarium, the Grand Canyon, Rancho de Chimayo, New Mexico and early morning (before the tourists arrive) in…

Continue Reading

2012 Favorites

My 2012 images include the San Francisco Bay Area, New Mexico and Massachusetts. Plus some places in between... The first five shots in the gallery were taken from my backyard…

Continue Reading
Close Menu