Category Archives: Beach

Sandstone Weathering over the Milenia

(Click on image to enlarge) I took this image at Del Mar Point several days ago.  I love this area of Sea Ranch because the sandstone formations are incredible.   This image captures the full spectrum of geologic oddities peculiar to … Continue reading

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Pelican Day at Sea Ranch

(Click on any image to enlarge) I was out at Del Mar Point here at Sea Ranch a week or so ago and I made a mental note of all the pelicans I had seen that afternoon.   Although I had … Continue reading

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Where have I just Landed?

(Click on any image to expand) Sometimes an image, or group of images can transform a familiar place to a very unfamiliar place, maybe even a place other-worldly in appearance.  It was a cloudy day with intermittent fog along the … Continue reading

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Turbulence

(Click on any image to expand) We had a foggy day here at the Ranch a few days ago, so I decided to head out to one of my favorite spots that Barbara and I call “The Precipice.”   We often … Continue reading

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An Afternoon South of Sea Ranch

(Click on any image to Enlarge)   The coast between Stewart’s Point and Salt Point is mostly private land and isn’t really accessible, at least not without trespassing.  I’m always intrigued by this stretch of coast just south of Sea … Continue reading

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Pebble Beach: the Yin and the Yang

(Click on any image to enlarge) Yesterday I went down to Pebble Beach here at Sea Ranch to try and capture some long-exposures with my ultra-wide angle lens.  I was using some new gear that allowed me to attach some … Continue reading

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Walk On Beach on a Sunny Afternoon

(Click on any image to enlarge) It’s been a little while since I hiked along the sands of Walk-On Beach here at Sea Ranch.   The tide was low enough that I could approach some of the intertidal rock formations and … Continue reading

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What the Eye can’t See: “Gray-scapes” at Smuggler’s Cove

  (Click on any image to expand) We had a pretty overcast day a couple of days ago and I decided to head out to a rocky area just north of Smuggler’s Cove here on Sea Ranch.  I like this … Continue reading

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Black Point on a Lazy Spring Afternoon

(Click on any image to enlarge) Yesterday the weather was kind of in and out foggy and misty with a little spotty sun here and there.  I decided to head out to the very end of Black Point as I … Continue reading

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Capturing the Sea in Motion – Continuing the Study

(Click on any image to enlarge) These images from Del Mar Cove here on Sea Ranch continue the study of the sea in motion.  For these images I used an extended exposure from 6 to 30 seconds.  As I mentioned … Continue reading

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Capturing the Sea in Motion: A Study

(Click on any image to enlarge) I often enjoy going down to the beach in late afternoon.  And while not quite the golden hour, it’s a time of day that seems to suit me and my subject.  This day I … Continue reading

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Some Spring Color Along Black Point Bluff

I shot these images back in April when the profusion of ice plant and poppies and many other plants were first coming into their own.   I always hesitate a little bit when it comes to showcasing invasive species like ice … Continue reading

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