Category Archives: Spring

Tokens of Spring

John Steinbeck wrote that the wildflowers of a Northern California spring were so unbelievable that they were “Almost sinful looking.”  That makes sense – especially to a local – considering that much of the rest of the year, except for … Continue reading

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Various and Sundry

Going through my camera a few days ago I came across some photos I’d planned to put on the blog but had neglected to download. These first two are from last May.  This hayfield, on the neighboring Luchetti Ranch, was … Continue reading

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Back To The Boneyard

Things have changed a bit since I last photographed the Boneyard.  A little rain brought up the green grass and the wildflowers.  The new growth hid the scatter of small bones and only the larger skeletons poked through. This guy … Continue reading

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California Spring

“There aren’t many things better than Lake County in the first week of May.” – Jim Comstock These photos were taken at our family’s ranch in Northern California on May first. Meadow Spring looking towards the Front Pasture Hill. 1/160 … Continue reading

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Sprinklers At The State Line

We recently moved out of Utah permanently and decided to make the drive to California by way of the sparsely traveled Highway 50.  As mentioned in the previous post, we stopped off at the old roost of Bob Stinson before continuing … Continue reading

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Punchbowl Falls, OR

A wide angle just to give a better idea of how big the falls were.  A jump from the little dirt patch just to the left of the falls was about 40 feet. – 1/6 sec/f11/iso100 And now the long … Continue reading

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The Tree

I’ve photographed this tree multiple times, this one last spring just before it blossomed. I went snowshoeing yesterday up to the same spot and got a few black and white shots just as the snowstorm was breaking and a light fog … Continue reading

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