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Alabama Hills Photography Workshop October 19-22, 2017 Trip Report

Alabama Hills Photography Workshop October 19-22, 2017 Trip Report

Alabama Hills Photography Workshop October 19-22, 2017 Scroll down to the end to see the Student Galleries.   This October I had the privilege of leading a group of talented and enthusiastic photographers on a Landscape and Night Photography Workshop in the Alabama Hills.  We had great weather and a couple of clear nights on […]

Point Lobos Landscape Photography Workshop November 6, 2016 Trip Report

Point Lobos Landscape Photography Workshop November 6, 2016 Trip Report

Sunday November 6, 2016 I met up with my students at Point Lobos State Reserve. Point Lobos is one of California’s most iconic locations for landscape photography. Both Edward Weston and Ansel Adams photographed here and created many stunning images of this spectacular park. The workshop began with a visit to the Cypress Tree known as […]

Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012

Annular Solar Eclipse May 20, 2012

Track of the May 20, 2012 Annular Solar Eclipse above Mt. Diller in Lassen Volcanic National Park. The eclipse on May 20 was an annular – or ring – eclipse. At its peak, for those standing on the central line of the eclipse, the eclipse resembled a bulls-eye, with a thin ring of the sun […]


Mills Barn - Burleigh H. Murray Ranch

Mills Barn – Burleigh H. Murray Ranch

Mills Barn hugs the hill beside perennial Mills Creek. This historic structure dates back to the late 1800’s and is a good representation of an English Lake County Bank Barn.  Originally 200 feet in length and capable of housing 100 dairy cows the Mills Barn is the only building of this type in California. Purchased […]