Wrong Time of Day

Two years ago, I enrolled in an introduction to digital photography course.  I felt that I was finally ready to step into the world of DSLR.  A friend helped me pick out the best “starter” camera (a Nikon D3200), and I was ready to become a photojournalist extraordinaire.  And then reality hit. There is more…

The Final Shot

The Final Shot: Daniel’s portrait is the last pic my camera allowed

Flora Blanca

About a month ago, I lost my photos.  Over 4,000 photos gone.  I had relied on the Cloud when I should have relied on hard drive.  Lesson learned. Heart broken. Hard drive bought. It was difficult picking up the camera again, as I mourned for those lost pictures.  But I finally tried. And this week, I…

Diving for Dinner

A Brandt’s cormorant eyes a pelagic crab. But he has plans for a deep water dinner.

Stalker

A young green heron searches for dinner in the quiet pools of the Carmel River long before the heavy rains of winter.

Pollination

Just as a honeybee is colored by the blue pollen of a chicory flower, we too are painted by the world we ingest.

Garden Visitor

A female dark-eyed junco (Oregon) scopes out the beds for a place to build her nest.

Found Art

So we came across this scene at the beach.

Swell

Waves before the next storm on Monterey Bay.