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For Jenna

You were like some American sadhu
river gypsy
meditating along the Merced
for hours on end

You had a tent
in which you kept
a canine and a guitar… 231 more words


Yosemite NP November 2017

Now that we are a few days into 2018, I should finish off 2017 with a posting about a trip to Yosemite National Park in November.  137 more words


My Favorite Hike . . . So Far

My wife and I have had the good fortune to walk and hike in some spectacular locations over the last ten years including England, France, and Italy. 1,036 more words


Photography's Creativity Triad: Depth

Photography’s Creativity Triad

Rather than attempting to reproduce a scene exactly as we see it, enduring photographs reveal unseen aspects of our world. Capturing this hidden world requires understanding and mastery of photography’s “creativity triad,” the three aspects of a scene that distinguish the camera’s vision from human vision: … 903 more words

Nature Photography

2 Nights in Yosemite

How did we get there?

Flight from LAX to FAT (30 mins), rented a car in Fresno and drove 2.5 hours into Yosemite Valley

Where did we stay in Yosemite? 2,142 more words


Mist Trail | Yosemite NP

The closer one gets to a waterfall, the wetter becomes the air, the more slippery becomes the footing, and the less inclined one should be to use her camera equipment. 325 more words