IMG_5892 2-5 2.jpgExperimenting with intentional camera movement, slow shutter speed, and a gazebo on the grounds of the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden in Claremont, California.




And all at once, summer collapsed into fall. ~ Oscar Wilde

Happy autumnal equinox, peeps!


IMG_4109 2.JPGIndulging my palm-frond fixation in South Pasadena. After more than a month of distractions both large and small (the biggest being the intentionally-set wildfires that burned their way across our mountain and threatened our tiny town for nearly a week) I’m ready to get out and start shooting again. Stay tuned!


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Nature is ever at work building and pulling down, creating and destroying, keeping everything whirling and flowing, allowing no rest but in rhythmical motion, chasing everything in endless song out of one beautiful form into another. ~ John Muir


IMG_3334-3.jpgWhat is one to say about June, the time of perfect young summer, the fulfillment of the promise of the earlier months, and with as yet no sign to remind one that its fresh young beauty will ever fade. ~ Gertrude Jekyll