My Photographic Journey Around America

Posts tagged “California

17 Mile Drive

This is a beautiful shot of the California coast from the 17 Mile Drive in Pebble Beach.



Half Dome

It is really hard to take a bad photo of Half Dome, and really great to be back in my favorite place in the world – Yosemite National Park in California.


Zabriskie Point

This is a shot from Zabriskie Point in Death Valley National Park in California.



This is Mount Shasta in Northern California. It is always so spectacular to see. I finally got a decent photo of it after all these years.


Rhyolite Bank

This is the old bank building in the ghost town of Rhyolite, near Death Valley, California.


Ghost Train

This awesome rail car is sitting in Rhyolite, a mining ghost town just outside of Death Valley National Park in California.


The Open Road

This is what my view is like most of the time. This is the road to Death Valley in California.


California Dreaming

Sometimes when I’m far from the coast, somewhere cold and dark, I dream of the palm trees and the beach and the sun setting into the ocean. This is Venice Beach, California.


Venice Colors

Venice Beach, California is a colorful place. I liked these trees as the sun was going down.


Venice Beach Skate Park

The skate park in Venice Beach, California is always a cool place to hang out.


Gaslamp Quarter

This is the lovely Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego, California.


HMS Surprise

This is the beautiful HMS Surprise, an exact replica of an 18th century Royal Navy frigate. It can be found at the Maritime Museum in San Diego, California.


La Jolla Lifeguard Tower

What a beautiful day it was overlooking the Pacific Ocean in La Jolla, California.


Balboa Park

This is the beautiful Museum of Man in Balboa Park in San Diego, California.


La Jolla Pelicans

These pelicans were enjoying the sun on a beautiful day in La Jolla, California.


Seals and Waves

The waves were just crashing over the sea wall here in La Jolla, California. The seals don’t seem in the least bit worried.


Harbor Seal

This is another Harbor Seal in La Jolla, California just north of San Diego.


La Jolla Seal

IMG_4514This is a beautiful harbor seal on the beach in La Jolla, California.


Tenaya Lake

This is the lovely Tenaya Lake in Yosemite National Park in California.


High Sierra Lake

This beautiful lake sits right off the Tioga Pass Road near the west entrance to Yosemite National Park in California.