The Lone Cypress

A symbol of strength, endurance and stability, no resident of Pebble Beach is more iconic than the Lone Cypress.  These trees are native to Carmel and Monterey and once blanketed Central California… but this single tree has defied the battles of elements that rage around it in the storms of winter, lightning of spring, erosion […]

Ocean’s Roar

I finally understand why Big Sur is called “the greatest meeting of land and sea in the world.”  I watched the sunset from Garrapata Beach and took my time to capture the huge surf crashing into the jagged rocks.  I was both humbled and intimidated by the size of the waves!  This was my favorite […]

tidefalls

McWay Falls in Julia Pfeiffer State Park, where surging water plunges 80 feet from granite cliffs into the ocean. Not easily accessible, this massive waterfall surges year round. Featured in Dr. Dre’s video for “I Need A Doctor.” San Francisco, Monterey, Carmel, Big Sur, California April 2013 – Click here to see the entire collection. […]

life on a distant planet

Ocean waves over Carmelo Formation.  Black rock of 55 million years ago peeks through the mist as the salty ocean spray attempts to play tricks on my camera.  I pack up my tripod and smile knowing that Ansel Adams walked this same shoreline with his camera. San Francisco, Monterey, Carmel, Big Sur, California April 2013 […]

Bixby Bridge

The Bixby Creek Bridge will carry you through Big Sur along the Pacific Ocean, 120 miles south of San Francisco.  It is one of the tallest single-span concrete bridges in the world. San Francisco, Monterey, Carmel, Big Sur, California April 2013 – Click here to see the entire collection. If you like this photo, leave […]

and the sea will rise

San Francisco, Monterey, Carmel, Big Sur, California April 2013 – Click here to see the entire collection. If you like this photo, leave a comment or use the Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest buttons below. Thanks!

devil’s cauldron

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I need a title for this image… any suggestions? Eighty-million-year-old Santa Lucia Granite juts out of the sand on Garrapata Beach in Big Sur, CA San Francisco, Monterey, Carmel, Big Sur, California April 2013 – Click here to see the entire collection. If you like this photo, leave a comment or use the Facebook, Twitter […]

Big Sur in Black & White

The Pacific Ocean meets the beach near the Little Sur River. San Francisco, Monterey, Carmel, Big Sur, California April 2013 – Click here to see the entire collection.