One Oak in a Thousand

One Oak in a Thousand

People joke about the name Thousand Oaks, asking whether anyone actually tallied the real number in the city. My answer isn’t about the number, but the magnificence. Many pre-date the founding of the United States. They are tricky to photograph, mainly because...
Channel Islands Harbor sailboat

Channel Islands Harbor sailboat

I tracked this sailboat from deep in the harbor as it made its way out to sea. It is one of a series I captured late one February afternoon as sunset approached. Others include a very large panorama which will be posted soon.
Framed prints: great for home or office

Framed prints: great for home or office

I sold quite a few framed prints in 2015, some for offices and some for the home. Living in a place as beautiful as Ventura County with such variety offers many choices for bringing the outside in: mountains, seascapes, oaks, valleys etc. Companies seeking to decorate...
Superwide Panorama of Channel Islands

Superwide Panorama of Channel Islands

This image is so wide–22,000+ pixels– that in order to see the detail I have posted it at its own web page. The file is 630k, so it’s best to view this on a computer, not a mobile device. This will allow you to scroll sideways to view the image close...
Wild & Windy Christmas Eve

Wild & Windy Christmas Eve

I had my sights set on December 24th, 2015. A very low tide was scheduled for late afternoon, promising lots of exposed beach and tidal pools, and at a perfect time. But nature has its ways and it was an extremely windy afternoon, 30 mph coming from the north. My wife...