Tag Archives: Alabama Hills

DATES for 2018 Bristlecone Pines Trek!

I just confirmed the dates for the 2018 Bristlecone Pines Trek.  It will be Thursday through Sunday (as usual) July 12-15, 2018.  Click on the link in the banner above for full details and itinerary, costs, etc.   The good … Continue reading

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Back to Alabama Hills…

If you have been reading this blog for any period of time then you are familiar with the famous “Alabama Hills” in the Owens Valley of California.  Site of location shooting for countless movies from westerns to sci-fi to costumed … Continue reading

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Found Files… (Or Why I Shoot Small capacity Memory Cards)

There are two approaches to the use of memory cards in the digital photography world. The most popular current one holds that the best plan is to get gigantic cards (32 gig, 64 gig and bigger if possible) so that … Continue reading

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Food, Rocks, and Fall Foliage

To borrow from Spock (the Vulcan not the Doctor), it had been an “interesting” week.  The good news was that on Monday and Wednesday I shot food with Cynthia.  Then I capped it off when I left Friday with the … Continue reading

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Tales From The Oldest Living Organisms

CLICK ON AN IMAGE TO SEE IT ENLARGED There are but a very few places in this country where a very special type of tree grows.  Limited to high altitudes and the most extreme weather imaginable, in the high Rockies … Continue reading

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The 2013 Spring Field Trip to Alabama Hills

CLICK ON A PHOTOGRAPH TO SEE IT ENLARGED! San Diego — This past weekend was the Photo 245 “Nature & Landscape Photography” field trip to Owens Valley and Alabama Hills.  This is the first trip for the class and next … Continue reading

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Back from Alabama Hills Field Trip

San Diego — The Landscape Class at City College’s Photo Program took its first major field trip to Owens Valley and the famed Alabama Hills this past Friday through Sunday.  This wild and bizarre terrain has been featured in a … Continue reading

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