Seaside garden


A glossy dark green round leaved succulent with small yellow flowers.

Title: Sedum anglicum yellow flower
Location: Carpinteria, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


This tree species is related to both the plum and apricot trees.

Title: Plum blossom
Location: Carpinteria, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


A spiders work of art is his web.

Title: Glowing spider web
Location: Carpinteria, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


Its super dry in California a lot of plants and trees are starting to wither without any rain.

Title: Puffy balls
Location: Carpinteria, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Windy beach day


It was a clear and windy day on the beach with temperatures hitting high 80°.

Title: Dark blue waters
Location: Malibu, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


The ripples in the water around this rock have little rainbows in them.

Title: Ripples in the water
Location: Malibu, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


It’s so windy the sand is creating little river on the beach.

Title: Little river on the beach
Location: Malibu, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


We found a dark silver oyster shell. I love finding seashells on the beach.

Title: Oyster shell
Location: Malibu, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

The great Malibu sand dune after the sunset


You get a beautiful view of the Pacific Ocean and Mugu Rock from the top of the dune.

Title: PCH sunset
Location: Malibu, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


As moon comes over the mountain the sunset gives the dune a golden glow.

Title: Golden sunset
Location: Malibu, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


On the way down after the sunset I looked back up the path and took this photo.

Title: On the way up
Location: Malibu, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


Half way down the path I had to take a photo of the moon over the dune.

Title: Moon over the dune
Location: Malibu, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


This is the last photo I took of a lost shoe at the bottom of the great Malibu sand dune.

Title: Lost shoe
Location: Malibu, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Stray cats on the beach


A black stray cat living on the beach.

Title: Black cat
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


This tortoiseshell cat has a split face pattern with black on one side of the face.

Title: Tortoiseshell cat
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


This little tabby cat is hiding behind the rock

Title: Tabby cat
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


Cute beach cats! Please spay and neuter your pets.

Title: Beach cats
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Clear blue winter sky


The California coast is beautiful.

Title: Across the bay
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


The light gives the palm tree a golden glow.

Title: Lonely palm tree
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


I love how simple this photo is.

Title: Boulders on the beach
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


This Great white Heron is fishing for food in the shallow water.

Title: Great White Heron
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Afternoon turns to evening


Perfectly planted palm trees along the seaside street.

Title: Seaside street
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


The moon is out over the ocean before the sunsets.

Title: Daytime moon
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


I love this little old lighthouse.

Title: Lighthouse
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


The sun was so bright and glowing behind the silhouette of a loved one.

Title: Glowing silhouette
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Love is in the air


A sweet kiss as the sunsets behind the sea.

Title: Sunset kiss
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


The sky looks just like a painting I love the big brush strokes of pink clouds.

Title: Painted pink clouds
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


I love this little beach town.

Title: Seaside living
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


The dark reflection of the mountains in the tide pool is my favorite part of this photo.

Title: Mountain reflection
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Abstract liquid art


Each lime green water drop is a work of art.

Title: Lime green water drop
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


Dark blue liquid sculpture has the motion of a dancer.

Title: Dancing liquid
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


This liquid drop looks a lot like a mushroom.

Title: Blue liquid mushroom
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


This is a liquid distortion self portrait. We all have a distorted self image sometimes.

Title: Distorted liquid self image
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


A starfish floating in blue water.

Title: Liquid starfish
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Brown Pelicans along the coast of California


A red rose being washed away by the sea.

Title: Red rose in the sea
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


It’s amazing how pelicans can fly so close to the breaking waves of the ocean.

Title: Surfing pelicans
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


This pelican is diving high speed into the water submerging completely below the surface of the sea.

Title: Pelicans fishing
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8


As the sun starts to set, the air gets cold as the nighttime fog starts rolling in.

Title: Fog rolling in
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Rose on the beach


I love long walks on the beach. It doesn’t feel like winter here at all sunny and 70° the perfect beach day.

Title: The sun dips out of sight
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Title: The warmth of the air
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Title: I’ll go to sea
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

Title: Just a teenage affection
Location: Oxnard, California
Camera:NIKON D80
Lens: 24-70mm f/2.8

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