Category Archives: Sea Ranch Photography

Walk-0n Beach Sentinels

(Click on image to enlarge) This is one of my favorite beaches to, well, walk on, and to photograph.  Shooting ultra-wide at 14mm gives a fitting perspective to these massive sandstone sentinels overlooking the northern entry point to Walk-on Beach … Continue reading

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Daylight Savings Time can only mean that Spring is on its way

(Click on image to expand) Our bluffs here at Sea Ranch are beginning to show their colors, but are not quite in full bloom yet.  Daylight savings time always used to remind me as a kid growing up in Long … Continue reading

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Calla Lilies bring in the Spring

(Click on any image to enlarge) We had some nice spring(ish) weather here a week or so ago and I have been noticing the Calla Lilies in various spots around the Ranch.  So, I knew it was time to head … Continue reading

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Before the Storm

(Click any image to enlarge) We were heading for another big storm a couple of days ago so I thought I’d head out to an area just north of Stengel Beach here on Sea Ranch.  It was cold and windy, … Continue reading

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Big Storm Hits the Sonoma Coast

(Click on any image to enlarge) Over the past couple of days one of the strongest winter rain storms to hit the Sonoma Coast in years produced some of the largest waves to land here in decades.  We often hear … Continue reading

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Deer in the Morning Light

(Click on any image to enlarge) OK, I couldn’t resist this little guy posing for me.  I went out get the paper and as I was returning to the house I saw this young deer in the side yard.  Usually … Continue reading

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Things are Looking Up

(Click on any image to enlarge) Occasionally when I haven’t been able to get out with my camera for a while, I like to go back to some of my older images and see if I can find a new … Continue reading

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A Christmas Visit from the Sheep

(Click on any image to enlarge) Every year the Sea Ranch sheep herd makes its rounds and ultimately lands in the meadow behind our house for a few days.  This year their visit just happened to coincide with Christmas time.  … Continue reading

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Black Point Waterfall

(Click on image to enlarge) We’ve had some big rain storms a few days back and as the rainfall drains through the meadows some of it ultimately ends up in the ocean.  If the storm is big enough we’re lucky … Continue reading

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The Many Textures of Shell Beach

(Click on any image to enlarge) Shell Beach here on Sea Ranch is an extremely interesting place to visit, especially at low tide.  I shot some images there two days ago in the late afternoon while the tide was out.  … Continue reading

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Turbulence in Smuggler’s Cove

(Click on Image to Enlarge)   It was late in the afternoon and I was hiking along the bluff trail near Smuggler’s Cove.  A storm had passed a day or two earlier and I could hear the surf in the … Continue reading

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Just Another Day’s Hike

(Click on any image to enlarge) Aside from the beautiful landscapes and seascapes within Sea Ranch, I often forget how much a part of Sea Ranch is its architecture.   Usually when I shoot landscapes I often try to keep the … Continue reading

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