The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge for the week of January 3, 2018 Evoke the excitement of entering a new year with a photo that shows growth.
California’s giant redwoods are a treasure — beautiful and amazing in so many ways. We can be grateful to the historic Semper Virens Club for their determination and vision in preserving the coastal redwoods in this area of Santa Cruz County… and in the process providing a basis for the state park system in California. Huell has a great time […]
I’ve probably said it before, but pink is definitely not on my list of favorite colors. I don’t keep any shades of pink in my wardrobe or my accessories, and I try to avoid bringing it into my house. But somehow, flowers have become the exception to the rule. As much as I dislike pink, I haven’t been able to […]
The theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Needs to have two T’s anywhere in the word. Let’s see how creative you can we can be on this challenge. Have fun with this week’s challenge.
My last bunch of slides from the 1950s were in a box labeled “San Diego, 1959” — but it turns out they’re actually images from Chicago, possibly part of the 1957 trip. This bit of information certainly helped clear up my confusion about what a Second World War German U-boat was doing in San Diego’s harbor! Below, these three decomissioned […]
This has been a year of fun new adventures and experiences for me. I spent a few days in San Francisco and I’ve done more exploring around Sacramento and Folsom, always with my camera at the ready and the blog as my primary motivation. I’d like to think my artistic eye and my photography skills are improving, although I’m sure […]
It takes a special kind of resiliance to thrive where the soil is rocky or sandy, the waves pound, the air is salty, and fog frequently obscures the sun.
My entry for Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge this week. Any kind of water counts for this week’s theme from steam to stream, rain or sleet and, yes for you northern folks, snow and ice. Let’s see how creative you can get.
The theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Colors that start with the Letter S. Let’s see how creative you can we can be on this challenge. Have fun with this week’s challenge.