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Photo of the Month – January 2016

Depot Windows – Keeler, CA  Depot Windows – Keeler, CA I really love old trains… There used to be a narrow gauge railroad, the Carson & Colorado Railway, that ran along the east side of the Owens Valley, starting in … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month – November 2015

Window, Conway Ranch – Mono County, CA This is a boarded-up window of an old ranch house north of Mono Lake. It is believed to have been built in the mid 1870′s, and was part of a working ranch that supplied beef … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month – September 2015

Evening Storm, Alabama Hills – Lone Pine, CA This photo was taken in a small canyon off of “Movie Flat Road” that has been called  the “Cattle Pocket”. The area was used as an overnight pen for the cattle and horses … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month – August 2015

Sunset Rocks – Tuttle Creek – Lone Pine, CA The Alabama Hills area west of Lone Pine has been used as a location for many movies since the 1920′s, representing the old American southwest in westerns, the Khyber Pass area in … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month – April 2015

 Winter Storm – Mount Tom – Bishop, CA Mount Tom is a massive 13,000+ foot pyramid-shaped mountain rising to the northwest of Bishop, CA. I had spent the night in Bishop on my way to Mammoth, in order to avoid … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month – November 2014

 Fall Aspens – Green Creek, Mono Co., CA I think the Aspen is one of my favorite trees. I love to look at them in every season, and, although there are many types of deciduous trees in California, in my mind, … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month – June 2014

 Crashing Surf – Laupahoehoe Point, HI My muse, Lisa, and I were able to make another trip to the Big Island of Hawai’i this April. She had been staying on the eastern U.S. mainland during an exceptionally bad winter, so the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month – January 2014

Kona Coast Romance – Waikoloa, HI This is another image from the wonderful trip that I mentioned in last month’s blog, this taken from our dinner table at the Kamuela Provision Company, during our stay at the Hilton Waikoloa Village. … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month – December 2013

Fire at 13,800 Feet – Mauna Kea, HI Mauna Kea (“White Mountain” in the Hawaiian language), on the (Big) Island of Hawai’i, rises to approximately 13,800 feet,  and its summit is home to observatories with some of the largest telescopes in the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Month – August 2013

Pond Reflections – Dana Meadows – Yosemite National Park, CA The pond at Dana Meadows is (another) one of my favorite  places to stop along the Tioga Road passing through the high country of Yosemite. Though it is right along … Continue reading

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