Sun Splash

Sun Splash

It was a short, but steep and slippery hike down to this Oregon beach after a rainy night. On this morning I was rewarded with a glory of sunbeams bursting through trees and fog. When I see a sight like this, I remember that the most powerful images document the...
Rialto Beach, Washington

Rialto Beach, Washington

A beautiful beach on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State, Rialto offers a great variety of sights and sounds.  A broad beach at low tide encourages a long hike, with possible sightings of sea lions, grey whales, a pod of orcas, or sea otters playing in the surf...
Shoshone Tipi

Shoshone Tipi

Its name comes from the Lakota word, “thipi”, meaning a dwelling. A perfect design for a nomadic people.  The tipi was adopted by western tribes like the Blackfoot, Shoshone,  Crow and Cheyenne because of its portability. I have always liked the image of a...
Desert Bloom

Desert Bloom

Early one morning after a rainy night in March I hiked a mile or so across the desert to find fields of desert sunflower, primrose, and sand verbena. That’s snow-covered Toro Peak in the distance. I returned to the car with my pants soaked from last...
Golden Wave

Golden Wave

Another image from the Central Coast. I love the ever-changing coastline because instead of moving around, hunting for the right image, I can stay in one place and let light and water bring an image to me! It required several visits at differenct times of the year to...