Tag Archives: USA

Bodie California

What to do on a Sunday afternoon? Join the throngs of others at Bodie and shoot what you can. While not a primary shoot I had alway wanted to visit an authentic ghost town, not a movie set replica. Bodie … Continue reading

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Yosemite Falls Black @ White Images

Thank the heavens for the rain …. When Luke and I first turned up to Yosemite National Park it looked dry, very dry. Yosemite Falls was not flowing at all and the Merced River was very low. I think this … Continue reading

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Yosemite National Park Prints

El Capitan Yosemite  3000 feet shear granite face …. WordPress Jpeg version at least 1 stop darker than the tiff version for some reason. http://www.spoolphotography.com

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Postcard From Lake Tahoe

Having a blast shooting every morning and evening, lights been pretty good most times. No snags along the road as yet. Came across a mother and cub Bear on the way back home last night had to stop and let … Continue reading

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Lee Vining Colors

One for Christian Fletcher … Setting out while still dark, Luke and myself arranged to meet up with Leon out the back of the Bates Motel, Well not the real Bates Motel, it sure had that feeling. First we had … Continue reading

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Yosemite National Park

Inspired by a chance meeting at Mono Lake and again in Yosemite National Park. John Sextons (who was once Ansel Adams assistant and technical advisor) Black & White photographs are amazing. Borrowed 300mm lens at the time at 420mm. What … Continue reading

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California Waterfalls

Another from the recent trip to California. Shot at 200mm with the Canon 5D Mrk II. These spring fed falls are a treat to experience. A migratory black bird, not sure of the name, maybe someone can let mw know … Continue reading

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Fall Color Landscape Images

I keep going back to a set of files taken over a couple of days. There was so much to photograph in this location I should of spent more time. Trying out a few different post production methods to convey … Continue reading

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San Francisco Dawn Landscape Print

Chasing a San Francisco dawn shot when all the elements line up has taken many many trips back and forth to this location(s). There are so many vantage areas in this area, lining up one that you think is the … Continue reading

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California Gold Rush

Well it felt that way as soon as I hit the ground in California. A rush to get as much done in 24 shooting days s possible. One of my main reasons for going at that time of year was … Continue reading

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Mount Shasta Prints

Driving along Interstate 5 between waterfalls and just after a road side nap. Mount Shasta was all too visible at every bend and turn on the road. What a majestic looking mountain. Most of the late morning and round lunch … Continue reading

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The Golden Gate Bridge San Francisco

Who goes to San Francisco and not photography the Golden Gate. I have travelled there a number of times now and never miss an opportunity to photograph this bridge. It has so many moods where it be sunrise, sunset, after … Continue reading

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Northern California Waterfall Prints

Another perspective of the falls north of San Francisco. Glad I ventured up there as I was having second thoughts after being told about some nice beach locations a lot closer to where I was at the time. Those locations … Continue reading

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Yosemite Canyon Wall Prints

After The Rains Arriving to a somewhat dry Yosemite National Park, we experienced a day of continual rain none stop rain from 5.30am till after 6pm. While a day was lost to photographic opportunities, the BIG FAT UPSIDE was the … Continue reading

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Large Prints Of Californian Waterfalls

Californian Waterfall Prints Q. Well what do you photograph after photographing the most beautiful place you have ever photographed ? A. First you drive around 60 miles before shooting a snow capped mountain against white clouds, take a power nap … Continue reading

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