Treasure Cove at Cyrstal Cove State Park

California... A bitter sweet place on this trip. On one hand, beautiful beaches and lush landscapes... then on the bitter end, life gone. Nearly ninety years of good life buried. My grandmother and my hero gone on. Until we meet again. I love you. Buy a print "Treasure Cove" … [Read more...]

Bolsa Chica State Beach and Park

Tuesday... Quiet, a small amount of gentle wind, and sunny weather. A great combination for a sunburn. And photos at the beach without many people. Bolsa Chica Beach RAW image Buy Bolsa Chica Beach for your home or office This is the RAW photo unedited. And accompanying … [Read more...]

Hawk Creek Campground

Got out to the east side of Washington State this past weekend... and captured this stunning image. Worth the 4.5 hour trip!! This was captured at Hawk Creek National Park campground just a few minutes from Lake Roosevelt. Behind me is a small (12 foot drop) waterfall … [Read more...]

20 “Best in Class” photographer quotes

There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs. - Ansel Adams You don’t take a photograph, you make it. – Ansel Adams If I saw something in my viewfinder that looked familiar to me, I would do something to shake it up. – Garry Winogrand If your … [Read more...]

Waiting to Sail

Captured mid-day in La Conner Washington. It was a nice day with bright skies and not many clouds on this day. I really loved how the boats were all lined up waiting to go out sailing on the waters of the Puget Sound. Camera Settings: Shot #1: ISO: 100  |  16mm  |  f 7.1  | … [Read more...]