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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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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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An Autumn Afternoon at the Beach

We had our first light rain the other night and our first sense that fall has finally arrived here on the north coast.  I spent a nice late afternoon at Walk-On Beach here at Sea Ranch, watching the heavy surf … Continue reading

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A Return to Black and White

The beach is a wonderful place to experiment with black and white photography.  As much as I love the vibrant colors here along the Sonoma coast I’m still drawn to the challenge of creating different moods using black and white … Continue reading

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A Black and White Day at the Beach

I’ve been experimenting with my new camera and I thought I’d focus a little on some black and white photography.  The sand, surf, sky and sandstone rocks of the beach all conspire to produce great B&W images.  So I spent … Continue reading

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After the Storm

A few weeks ago we had a nice little storm here giving us some much-needed rain.  I headed down to Walk-On Beach catch some late afternoon light.  The rainfall had filled the meadow’s ephemeral creeks and was running off across … Continue reading

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End of the Day

Before all the really big storms hit the north coast here I spent a few late afternoons and evenings capturing some nice light.  These images were captured along several Sea Ranch beaches, including Black Point and Walk-on beaches.  There’s quite … Continue reading

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The Bone Yard: A Driftwood Extravaganza

There is an area of Walk On Beach here in Sea Ranch where driftwood, large and small, accumulates with each major storm. When we first visited this beach years ago we were taken by the size and expanse of the driftwood … Continue reading

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First Storms of 2014 hit the Beach

Over the past week or so we started to get some minor but welcomed rain here on the north coast. The storms weren’t much, but they did manage to churn up the surf pretty well.  The waves weren’t huge, maybe … Continue reading

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Continuing the Journey into Black and White

Recently I’ve been exploring the realm of black and white photography, specifically the conversion of digital color images to B&W.  I went back to Del Mar Point and also to one of my other favorite Sea Ranch haunts, Walk-on Beach … Continue reading

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Remains of the Day

The day was a mix of sun and clouds when I got to Walk-On Beach here in Sea Ranch. There was very little breeze and so I thought it was a perfect day just to stroll along the beach as … Continue reading

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Still Playing at the Beach

Okay, I never really stopped playing at the beach. Over the last few days I went back to Del Mar Point and Walk-On Beach here in Sea Ranch to continue working out with my 14-24mm lens. We’ve had some beautiful … Continue reading

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