Tag Archives: California

Seeking the Ultimate Resolution Pt 1

From the earliest days of film there has been a never ending quest for greater and greater resolution in the finished photographs.  Why?  Simple: greater resolution yields more and finer captured detail.   In the quest for greater resolution we saw … Continue reading

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Quick Trip to Cayucos Through the Fire

My friend and colleague Lee Peterson and I had chatted for a few weeks about a trip up along the coast to his place in Cayucos since he had to get some produce from his ranch near Merced to bring … Continue reading

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Faded Glory, Part Two: Jacumba Trains to Bankhead Trees

Well, I ended the last post saying I’d have to go back…  I just didn’t expect it to be so soon.  But Friday morning, Lee Peterson and I were on the road back to Jacumba Springs to photograph the old … Continue reading

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A Yosemite Adventure… Just Not in Yosemite…

Did you ever have one of those trips that was planned out in a certain direction but as it got underway, the world changed out from under you and you took a different path than planned… and it turned out … Continue reading

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Photographing THE House – Part One

My colleague at City College, Sudie Phillips is the department chair for the cosmetology program located in the same building as our photo program.  Several weeks ago she told me that her husband was nearing completion on a house he … Continue reading

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Location Scout for Field Trip Part 4

Last day and loose ends from the coast location scout… The day of a photo trek that I always hate to see arrive… arrived… the day to head back.  We headed out fairly early though at least it was not another … Continue reading

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Bristlecone Pines and the Canon 5DS-R

Last Thursday through Sunday (July 9-12) we did the annual Bristlecone Pines Photo Workshop/Tour and ascended into the rarefied air of the White Mountains in California to visit these oldest living organisms on the planet.  I love it there: the … Continue reading

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