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Yearly Archives: 2011

This is a portrait!

I’m absolutely fascinated by this portrait idea and technique. Videorative Portrait of Randall Okita from SergioView full post »

A place for all your thoughts – or a great gift idea??

I use grid notebooks everyday.  I could not live with out them.  Through I have put together one customizedView full post »


This is another of my niece’s – Olivia. It’s funny, I have 2 cousins in total. My kids haveView full post »

Leah in October

A week or so ago I had the opportunity to go up to see extended family in the Sacramento area. We had a bit ofView full post »

Salton Sea

This may be the most disgusting and interesting beach I’ve ever been too. In all my years in California,View full post »

Rock and Pedals

I’m traveling this weekend so not enough battery on the laptop to ramble on, so just a picture tonight.View full post »

Sunrise at Black Point Beach

This is a 4 exposure HDR, and a long exposure, taken at one of my favorite places on earth, Black Point BeachView full post »

Bowling Ball Beach #4

This is one from a few months ago from Bowling Ball Beach. I played around in Silver Efex 2 to convert this toView full post »


Sorry, I’ve not posted nearly as much as I want to or that I need to. I’m trying to get back intoView full post »


Sophia is celebrating her 2nd birthday today. My wife traveled to her sister’s house in Utah to helpView full post »


A little while ago I took the portraits of Clara’s family. We went to a great beach location and theView full post »

New Project – The People of Dos Vientos Ward

First, let me say I’m sorry for the lack of updates on this blog recently.  To tell you the truth I’mView full post »


A nice flower from the Gardens of the World in Thousand Oaks, CA. Detail added to the dew drops, and a bit ofView full post »

Gardens of the World

This is the shot for the Photo of the Week challenge on google+. If you are on google+ follow me atView full post »

Say Cheese

Just fooling around in LAB color again today. It may be hard to notice as much, because after sharpening andView full post »

Coast Fence #2

This one is from the archives. I haven’t had much time to get the camera out recently. My day job isView full post »


I think it’s been a while since I’m done any flower photos. Well, time to change that. I reallyView full post »


“Come on down, the water’s fine!”View full post »


This is from the archive but I reworked it today. As I was leaving a beach in Northern CA one day there was aView full post »

Olsen Beach

I haven’t been around much to post here or on the blog. Sorry about that. Having a “day job”View full post »

The Sun Comes Through

This is one of the last pictures I took at The Sea Ranch a few weeks ago. On the last night we took a walk fromView full post »


I like this portrait. I like the light and I like the way she is looking at me. I put a bit of texture in theView full post »


“Thanks to impermanence, everything is possible.” — Thich Nhat HanhView full post »


  Just a quick beach from The Sea Ranch tonight. Taken with my new Singh-Ray ND-Vari-Duo filter. This isView full post »


As you may have read already if you are following along, I’m at The Sea Ranch, CA. Each night we getView full post »


[Note update on 2/4/12: for those of you coming from Photofriday – I have entered this one twice which IView full post »


Say hi to Abby. She is a daughter in one of our favorite families. They are some of our best friends, and evenView full post »


  With all my meetings, business, and traveling recently sometimes we get time to have fun. I had aView full post »


Say “hi” to Alex. I’ve known Alex for a few years now. I teach a Sunday School class eachView full post »


I’ve been traveling lots and lots, and have had not time with my computer at all to post pictures. IView full post »


“Jungle Walk” Waterfall I was talking about a picture of this waterfall that I posted a while agoView full post »

St. Teresa of Avila at Bodega, California

St. Teresa of Avila at Bodega, California I drive through Bodega a few times on year on my way to the NorthernView full post »


These babies left the nest last week and are all gone. The interesting thing is our resident mother is back onView full post »

Photoshop Walk Through – Sam at Point Arena

I’ve had a few people ask me over the last few months how I do my post processing.  One of the more convincing inView full post »