Año Nuevo State Reserve has been on my list of places to visit for a few years now. It’s a great spot to see and to photograph elephant seals during their breeding season, December through March. Guides accompany small groups of visitors to make sure the seals aren’t disturbed. Elephant seals were once hunted nearly to extinction, so it’s wonderful […]
San Francisco Bay has seen plenty of ships come and go since the days of the California Gold Rush. In this episode of California’s Gold, Huell learns a few things about the long hard sea journey around Cape Horn, surviving on lemonade and hardtack, and what it takes to handle sails and raise the anchor. Huell sails aboard the state’s […]
The theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Teal, Aqua, Seafoam, or Turquoise.
California’s coastline is certainly beautiful — but I wasn’t aware that it also encompasses a unique and diverse national park formed in 2000. There are a lot of amazing rock formations up and down the coast, and each one is special in its own way. In this episode of California’s Golden Parks, Huell learns about the California Coastal Monument. In […]
The theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Week 2 Photo – truck, mural, octopus, whale, orange, black, water, ocean, vivid, vintage, blue. For the next five weeks, I will be posting a photo for each week and you can pick a topic from the photo. You can pick colors, or objects from the photo.
From sculptured gardens to underground caverns, ancient redwoods, an engineering marvel, and a classic Western panorama — I can only identify one or two of this week’s images, but I’m still enjoying the photographic tour of the western United States!
The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge for the week of March 21, 2018. This week, share an image of your happy place, a secret spot you love, or a faraway location you return to again and again.
The theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Sunset to Sunrise. This is a challenge is basically self-explanatory. Night photographers have fun with this challenge. For those who are not night photographers, I want to see those colorful sunrise and sunset moments. Let’s see how creative you can be on this challenge.