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Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe. What a magnificent place! I called Tahoe home for many years and always love capturing its beauty.
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Aspen Eyes. The spot where branches fall off of trees, leave wonderful curious eyes on the trunk. What are they thinking?
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Rainbow Bridge. My first Donner Summit sunset. The lights on the bridge are headlights from a passing car.
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Bonsai. This is the most photographed rock in all of Lake Tahoe. Check out my Facebook page for an in-depth story of how this photo came to be.
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Natural Bridges. Taken at Natural Bridges in Santa Cruz, CA. A little bird decided to pose for me during my 4 second exposure, he is on the top left of the arch.
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Top of Golden Gate. This city was meant to be photographed.
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Pacific Union College. This was taken many moons ago, when I was first learning photography. Water flowing brings such serenity.
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Pyramid Fishermen. Taken at one of my favorite spots to fish, Pyramid Lake, NV. Such a peaceful place.
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Lavender Bee. It's hard to capture these buzzing creatures, but when you do, it is amazing.
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Foggy Valley. Sometimes the darkness brings such beauty.
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Mayberry Bridge. Sometimes you know right away when you captured an amazing shot, other times; you have to wait until you develop it. This night I knew, with the clouds on fire, it was going to look beautiful.
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Donner Lake. I took my daughter with me on this shoot, and ever since then anytime she sees color in the sky, she says "look dad, photography".
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Hot Springs Road. Capturing the Milky Way is always amazing, with the lights from the town in the distance, and the clouds rolling in, it truly made a wonderful exposure.
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Bridgeport Sky. Taken in Bridgeport, CA, on a camping trip. The sky was beautiful this day.
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Washoe Lake Fire and Ice. This photo reminds me of the Robert Frost poem Fire and Ice, I too hold with those who favor fire.
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Hope Valley Cabin. This cabin is an iconic one for all Sierra photographers. The fall colors in this valley are amazing. Only a few hours from Reno, this is a great place to do family portraits as well.
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Through The Fence. The iconic Golden Gate Bridge taken through a hole in a fence.
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Hope Valley Cabin 2. I couldn’t choose my favorite so I decided to include both.
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Mono Sunset. Taken at Mono Lake, CA. Such a majestic place to be.
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Old Schoolhouse 1. The sky was just perfect this evening. Fun to think of the history behind this old schoolhouse in Reno, NV.
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Golden Gate 2. The lit up bridge is so beautiful, and the reflection of it, majestic.
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Pyramid Shadows. Sometimes the shadows hold the beauty.
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Old Schoolhouse 2.
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Crossing Log. Even though this day was cloudy, I was still able to make a shot work. I love the green in this photo.
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Red Fire Bridge. Taken in Reno, NV. There was a prescribed fire on this day, and when the clouds rolled in it made for an incredible sunset.
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Washoe Lake Sunrise. This day the sky really lit up for me.
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Mono Rock. Something about this composition speaks to me. Quiet, calm, peace.
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Bridgeport Black and White. Beautiful place to visit and camp, sometimes black and white just captures a mood so well.
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Tahoe Calm. A sandy beach side of Tahoe, I love that one lake has so many different ways to be photographed.
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Under The Bridge. Taken on the Truckee River.
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Pyramid Lake Sand. Two hobbies collide, my favorite fishing spot becomes my subject for a photo.
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Lonely Bushes. This was taken just outside of pyramid lake area.
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Snowy Fence. Sometimes even simple photographs can end up being beautiful.
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Night Train. We were after a different shot this night, but heard the train coming and it ended up being my favorite shot of the night.
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Mono White Halo. Night shot of Mono lake.
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Pyramid Lake 3. Another Pyramid Lake, NV image.
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Smokey Reno. People often do not understand Reno, NV, the think it is all about the Casinos. It is a truly beautiful place to live.
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Secret Cove Sunset. Tahoe Sunsets take my breath away.
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Bay Bridge 1. A Bay Bridge shot from my trip to SF.
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Lone Tree. Blue skies, white puffy clouds, and a lonely tree on a country road.
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Washoe Lake. So cold and so much beauty.
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Smiley Face Rock. No this is not graffiti, this is how the rock naturally looks.
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Fireworks. Taken on a camping trip at Pyramid Lake, NV.
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Secret Beach. This photo was taken in my favorite place Lake Tahoe. The only good time to be in Lake Tahoe for photography without clouds is Milky Way season.
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Point Reyes. Taken on the coast of California. Sleeping in the car for a night was well worth it.
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Halo Trees. So much fun to use a drone to light up trees and leave a halo.
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Washoe Lake Horses. I rarely get to take photos of wildlife, but I love it when I do.
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Fall River. When I can capture fall colors, and running water, I am one happy photographer.
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Mayberry Sunset. Anther photo from the beautiful Truckee River.
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Secret Cove. Lake Tahoe has such beauty.
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Mono Lake Red Halo. Taken at Mono Lake, CA. Ask me how I got the red halo.
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Drone Painted Tree. This is taken while a drone flew above with lights to illuminate the tree.
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Rustic Sunset. Sometimes the subject is interesting, sometimes the sky is interesting, in this case it's both.
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Twisted Reno. A fun take on the iconic Reno sign.
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Sun Through The Trees. I really enjoy the way aspen trees look.
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Pyramid Lake 2. Another sunrise taken at Pyramid Lake, NV.
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Old River. One of my earlier shots of a river.
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Complexity. This photo was taken at Pyramid Lake, NV. One of my favorites.
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Golden Walls. This is a secret place near Bridgeport, CA.
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Canoe Swim. When you are a photographer you can get your friends to do just about anything for the sake of a photo. Swim in freezing water? Sure my buddy says.
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Knock and Talk. This was taken on a dock in the Tahoe Keys. I asked a woman if I could sit on her dock to take photos, she thankfully agreed to let me.
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Golden Gate Far. Hard to pick a favorite of the Golden Gate Bridge, I hope to go back soon to get more images of it.
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Looking Up. A different perspective to photograph trees.
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Frozen Washoe Lake 3. Another shot from this frigid morning.
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Lower Hope 1. Taken on the way to Hope Valley.
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Roof Top Bird. I love photographing animals and birds are so beautiful.
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Lower Hope 2. Taken on the way to Hope Valley.
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Genoa. Taken in Genoa, NV, a beautiful place that I hope to photograph more.
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Star Gate. Taken at Pyramid Lake Nevada. Is this the entrance to Heaven?
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Eagle Falls. Where is this taken?
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Moon. A very full moon rising into the sky.
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Balloon Race Lineup. Taken at the Balloon Races in Reno, NV. You have to be up early but it is certainly worth it.
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Far Away Bay Bridge. Was it worth pulling an all nighter in SF? I think so.
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Frozen Washoe 1. Taken at Washoe Lake, NV, on an icy cold morning.
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Virginia City. Taken in Virginia City, Nv.
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Pyramid Lake Sand. Two hobbies collide, my favorite fishing spot becomes my subject for a photo.
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Bridgeport 2. I love Bridgeport area. We go camping there every year, so I have gotten several great shots.
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Washoe Lake Horse 2. Another image of a friend I made this day.
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Snowy Stream. Fresh snow makes me want to do 2 things, 1st: take photos, 2nd: hit the slopes.
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Green Stream. I love taking photos of water, it is so peaceful.
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Tropical Tahoe. This is my wife’s favorite photo of Tahoe. She thinks that it looks so tropical and makes her want to go on vacation.
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Indian Head Beach. Two hobbies collide, my favorite fishing spot becomes my subject for a photo.
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Sand Harbor Tree. Taken at Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe
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Mormon Temple. Taken of the Mormon Temple in Reno, NV.
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Sun Lit Pyramid Lake. I love it when the sun perfectly lights a subject.
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Family Sunset. I struggled to decide if this should be put on my portraits page or my landscapes page, in the end I decided it was more landscape.
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Bay Bridge 2. Another shot of The Bay Bridge.
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Transforming Light. My first ever lightning shot, and I even got a transformer blowing too!
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Secret Cove Silhouette. Lake Tahoe strikes again.
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Snowy Tree 2. I love fresh snow.
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Virginia City Truck. Taken in Virginia City, NV. This tree grew up through this old truck.
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Winter Highway. This is one of my favorite highway shots, this is I80 in Reno, NV.
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Frozen Washoe Lake 2. It's hard to choose a favorite from this day.
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Cave Rock. Another Milky Way shot that I had to have.
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Twin Peaks. The icon San Francisco.

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