05-06-13 Alien Landscape

Of course, this view of the distant Los Angeles skyline, taken from the Hollywood Bowl overlook just off of Mulholland Drive, isn’t alien to the denizens of LA. But to a flatlander in a relatively rural state (with little or no air pollution) this landscape is certainly foreign. That’s not to say that it isn’t…

10-12-12 Explosion

In an attempt to balance the rather dark and mysterious tree photo posted yesterday, I offer this flamboyant flower. If my mission were to photograph “happy,” this is what I’d offer. Canon 5DII 1/320s f/7.1 ISO400 105mm

06-04-12 The California Coast

I’m off on an adventure for a couple weeks and I’ll be off the wifi “grid” for much of that time. Thus, I’m auto-posting things that aren’t necessarily new or unseen. Most of the photos you’ll see are some of my favorite Instagram photos. This photo, incidentally, was taken with my iPhone shortly after the…

Lil Ann

This is an informal portrait I took of Ann, who was a friend of my aunt Betty. Ann is 90 years old but looks, sounds and acts like she is at least 20 year’s younger. You’ve got to love Ann. And her red Ford with vanity plates. And this photo was taken by LATI Photo/Media…