Tag Archives: California

January 2014–heat and drought are wilting my southern California garden

Here is what is in bloom and what is ripening in my January Southern California garden. It is suffering in this heat wave and drought though. Continue reading

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Birding trip to Eastern Sierras April 12-14, 2013

Photos from my April trip to the Eastern Sierras with Sea and Sage Audubon. Continue reading

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This is such a beautiful day that I went to the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve at the corner of Pacific Coast Highway and Warner Avenue in Huntington Beach. I stopped at the Bolsa Chica Conservancy’s Interpretive Center. A class on … Continue reading

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Trip to Big Bear, California, Part II

In Big Bear, we stayed at Oak Knoll Lodge and dined at Azteca, Peppercorn Grille, and Mill Creek Manor Tea Room. Continue reading

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Trip to Big Bear California, Part 1

Vic led a field trip to Big Bear Lake and the surrounding mountains last weekend. I photographed wildflowers, landscapes, insects, and anything else that caught my eye. Continue reading

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A Brief Tour of the Mojave Desert Preserve

Vic and I led a birding field trip to the Mojave Desert Preserve last month. I got some great photos. Stop by my blog and take a peek. Continue reading

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Last day, Bridgeport, Bodie and home

Here are my photos from the last day of our camera club trip to Bodie State Park, Bridgeport, and autumn scenery around Mono Lake. Continue reading

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Day Two, photographing Mono Lake and Yosemite with the Canon D30.

Photographs of fall foliage and other scenery around Mono Lake and eastern Yosemite National Park. Continue reading

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Autumn photo trip from Lone Pine to Bishop California, Oct. 27, 2010

This is the first set of my photos of autumn along California Highway 395 from Lone Pine to Bishop. Continue reading

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A new Whole Foods Market is opening in Huntington Beach, CA

Our newspaper column this week is going to be about the new Whole Foods Market that is opening in Huntington Beach on October 13, 2010. I went on a tour today and was wowed by what this store has to offer. … Continue reading

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