Category Archives: Nature photography

Death Valley at sunset

Last November Pepe and I were in Death Valley National Park.  Nearing sunset one day, we were in an area with large broad sand dunes.   The low angle of the sunset made beautiful warm colors and lovely shadows. Advertisements

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The back of the flower can be as pretty as the front

One of my favorite local places to go for macro photography is the Marin Art and Garden Center, in Ross, California.  They have beautiful gardens, with much of interest for the macro shooter.   When I go during weekdays the … Continue reading

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Cascade Pass

A couple of weeks ago Pepe and I were in Seattle visiting friends.  Naturally we wanted to do some hikes in the area.  Since we intended to drive the Cascade Loop (which we could not complete becausue of major forest fires … Continue reading

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Cacti Cluster

I was taking a walk in the neighborhood with my husband, and stopped to look at one of the gardens that has always interested me.  This garden has a lot of cacti, and this cluster struck me with their beautiful … Continue reading

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Lovely Lotus

Pepe and I were in Los Angeles this past weekend to visit our young Venezuelan friends whom we have adopted in our hearts.  We went to the Huntington Library and Gardens in Pasadena, which is an amazing place.  We were there for only … Continue reading

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A tiny moth

Taking a walk on Mt. Tamalpais with camera in had, I saw this tiny moth, no more than a half inch or so.  I had to take a lot of pictures to get one where the shutter was fast enough … Continue reading

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Bee Breakfast

Because my husband loves bees, and I love my husband, I take a lot of bee pictures for him.  They are hard to capture with great detail because they move around so fast, but every once in a while I … Continue reading

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