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Gold to the Horizon

March 25, 2017 - Spring arrives on Table Mountain
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Succulent & Sunlight

February 27, 2017 - Afternoon light on a succulent rosette
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Shed & Bloom

February 05, 2017 - Shed antler and new blooms on California's Table Mountain.
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Falls, Rocks & Storm

January 22, 2017 - Phantom Falls flowing well after recent storms.
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Opportunity

November 13, 2016 - All nature needs is an opportunity to grow
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Double Rainbow Drama

October 09, 2016 - Post storm double rainbow with some impressive clouds in the background.
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Deer Creek Autumn

September 25, 2016 - Deer Creek just above the falls.
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Kings Creek Meander

August 10, 2016 - King's Creek meanders through King's Meadow while Lassen Peak towers above.
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Rainbow in Rock, Tree & Sky

August 01, 2016 - Bumpass Hell showing off a multitude of fantastic color.
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Meadowfoam Mirror

March 27, 2016 - The subject of an upcoming photo workshop. CSU Chico Herbarium 4/16/2016.
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Warrior Detail

February 28, 2016 - A lone Indian Warrior growing in the pine forest by the Feather River.
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Elemental Falls

February 21, 2016 - The juxtaposition of basalt fall and waterfall. Sudden and intense vs ethereal and delicate.
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Sun & Storm

February 19, 2016 - Morning light on the plain leading to the flanks of the Eastern Sierra Nevada Mountains.
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Subject Subjective

January 23, 2016 - January 23, 2016 Afternoon Photography is about conveying a message from the creator to the viewer. In my work, I...
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Mono Basin

January 01, 2016 - Winter colors from the Panum Crater. Mono Basin, Eastern Sierra, California.
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Birds in the Fog

September 24, 2015 - Shorebirds near Trinidad, California.
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Time and Progress

August 14, 2015 - August 14, 2015 Afternoon It is amazing how fast time rolls by. Recently I have not had the energy to craft a well...
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Summer Storm

August 04, 2015 - Storm clouds over Lassen Peak. August 2015. Taken from Kings Creek Meadow.
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In the Wake of a Volcano

July 29, 2015 - Steam rising from the interior of an ancient volcano.
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Lupine & Lassen

July 22, 2015 - Lupine blooming on the way to the peak. Mount Lassen looming in the background.
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East Shore Sunset

July 17, 2015 - Lupine, Lake Tahoe and Sunlit Clouds
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Lupine & Tahoe

July 12, 2015 - A field of Lupine blooming along the shores of Lake Tahoe.
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Rare Grace

June 29, 2015 - Kellogg's lily, a graceful rare bloom.
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Steadfast

May 06, 2015 - Sea mount otside of Trinidad, California.
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Fawn Lily Light

March 05, 2015 - A multitude of Fawn Lilies blooming in a secluded seam of serpentine.
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Bell Curve Squared

March 03, 2015 - Butte County Fritillary in a Square aspect.
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The Best of 2014

December 31, 2014 - December 31, 2014 Here are the 10 photographs from 2014 that I consider to be the best of the year. Each one will hav...
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Winter Water

December 21, 2014 - Phantom Falls after a major rain event
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In the Clouds

November 16, 2014 - Snow covered conifers near the Brokeoff Mountain summit.
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Calligraphy

November 09, 2014 - Fall color and cool water.
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October Grass

October 14, 2014 - Changing weather and evening light combine for a fine Autumn landscape.
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September Grass

September 19, 2014 - Autumn is on its way!
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Clouds over Arizona

July 05, 2014 - The first attempt of a compelling image from the road trip. Best of the day. Rain and clouds in the desert.
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Rein Orchid Portrait

June 12, 2014 - My first successful image of a very special flower.
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Stream Orchid Solo

May 29, 2014 - A single bloom of the Stream Orchid. Found along Big Chico Creek in Bidwell Park, Chico, California.
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Final Light

April 25, 2014 - The last rays of sunshine filtered through the redwoods.
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Scarlet Larkspur

April 12, 2014 - Found along the Guardian Trail in Chico's Upper Bidwell Park.
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Spines & Spires

March 16, 2014 - A well armed cactus standing firm in front of Mount Whitney in the Alabama Hills outside of Lone Pine, CA.
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Winter Witness

February 12, 2014 - Winter is still here! This lone oak was a lone witness to the rainstorm that pummeled the foothills and valley.
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Icon of the West

August 04, 2013 - Sunset over the Coast Range. A West Coast icon.
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Published!

June 13, 2012 - June 13, 2012 Night I got my first tear sheets from a publisher! It is official, I have had 2 images published, on...
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More from Plumas County

May 30, 2012 - May 30, 2012 Evening Here are some more images from the journeys up Highway 70... It has been...
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