"Photography helps people to see." ~ Berenice Abbott



Monochrome Moments




“To see in color is a delight for the eye but to see in black and white is a delight for the soul.”  

~Andri Cauldwell




Photography, Black and White, Monochrome, Landscape, Travel

Aspens, Snowmass, CO




Photography, Black and White, Monochrome, Landscape, Travel

Chain Bridge, Budapest



Photography, Black and White, Monochrome, Portrait

Those Eyes, Ella



“For me, the camera is a sketch book, an instrument of intuition and spontaneity.”

~Henri Cartier-Bresson 




Photography, Black and White, Monochrome, Landscape, Travel

Beach Kelp, California



Photography, Black and White, Monochrome, Landscape, Travel

Rope and Hull, Vermont



Photography, Black and White, Monochrome, Portrait

Check It Out, SE Asia




“What the human eye observes casually and incuriously, the eye of the camera notes with relentless fidelity.”

~ Berenice Abbott




Photography, Black and White, Monochrome, Landscape, Travel

Beach Blooms, South Carolina



Photography, Black and White, Monochrome, Landscape, Travel

Ocean Gazing, California




Photography, Architecture, Black and White, Monochrome

High Museum, Atlanta




“I’ve been forty years discovering that the queen of all colors is black.”

~Henri Mattise





Carolina Dreamin’



In my mind I’m going to Carolina. Can’t you see the sunshine, can’t you just feel the moonshine?

Ain’t it just like a friend of mine to hit me from behind? Yes, I’m going to Carolina in my mind.

~James Taylor



South Carolina, Nature, Oak, Black and White,

Classic Live Oak




Nature Photography, Dolphin, Wildlife, South Carolina, Kiawah Island

Going Horizontal




Nature Photography, Travel, South Carolina, Beach, Kiawah

Beach Bikes



Nature Photography, Alligator, South Carolina

Gator and Duckweed



I don’t care
if the sun don’t shine
And the rain keeps pouring
down on me and mine
‘Cause our kind of love
never seems to get old
It’s better than silver and gold.

~ Neil Young



Nature Photography, Charleston, Live Oak, Travel, South Carolina

Angel Oak



Landscape, Nature, Birds, Wildlife, Photography

Egret and Gator




Landscape, South Carolina, Nature, Ocean

Tidal Reflections




Sunrise, Landscape, Photography

Daybreak, Kiawah Island




Landscape, Farm, Black and White, Photography

Lowcountry Farm



Birds, Nature, South Carolina

Taking Off



Landscape, Photography, Nature, Sunset, Kiawah Island

Winter Sunset, Kiawah Island, SC


I will be there and everywhere
Here, there and everywhere 

~ The Beatles



California Dreamin’



“The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.”

~Jacques Yves Cousteau




Ocean, Landscape, Mendocino, California, Nature

Crashing Wave, Mendocino Coast




Hiking, California, Nature, Travel, Black and White

Hikers on the Matt Davis Trail,  Marin




Nature, Landscape, San Francisco, Sunrise

Morning Sun and Eucalyptus, Presidio



“Sit in reverie, and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind”

~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow




Ocean, Landscapes, Nikon, Color, Nature, California

Rocks and Ocean, Sonoma Coast




Sonoma, California, Nature, Nikon, Coast

Fence and Sun, Sea Ranch




Lighthouse, California, Black and White, Nature, Landscape

Point Arena Lighthouse




“All my life I have lived and behaved very much like the sandpiper just running down the edges of different countries and continents, looking for something.”

~ Elizabeth Bishop



California, Nature, Landscape, Nikon

Pelicans Three, Mendocino



Landscape, Sonoma, Ocean, Nature, Nikon

The Viewpoint, Sonoma Coast



Under the Cypress, Sea Ranch, CA



“Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and reverence.”

Henry David Thoreau





Sea Ranch, Cypress Trees, California, Landscape, Nature,

Cypress, Moss and Path




Sea Ranch, Cypress Trees, California, Landscape, Nature,

Morning Sun and Cypress Arch





“Does the walker choose the path, or the path the walker?” ~ Garth Nix




Sea Ranch, Cypress Trees, California, Landscape, Nature,

Walk Into The Light, Sea Ranch




Sea Ranch, Cypress Trees, California, Landscape, Nature,

Sunrise and Cypress




If the path be beautiful, let us not ask where it leads.” ~Anatole France




Black and White, Cypress Trees, California, Nature, Landscape Photography

Cypress Row and Road




Sea Ranch, Landscape, Color, Impressionism, Photography, Nature

Cypress Impressions




Nature’s Palette


“Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson



Organic, Fruit, Color, Nature, Produce

Pluots and Leaves




Flower, Nature, Hosta, Color, Close-up, Nikon

Purple Hosta Flower




Produce, Macro, Organic, Nature, Farming

Five Color Peppers



“Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!'”

~ Robin Williams



Flowers, Macro, Orange, Yellow,

Yellow and Orange



Flower, Close-Up, Nature, Nikon

Ready to Be Pink




Produce, Organic, Farming, Nikon

Heirloom Tomatoes



“If you truly love Nature, you will find beauty everywhere.” ~Vincent Van Gogh



Nature, Close-up, Farming, Nikon

Morning Grasses




Nature, Flower, Landscape, Close-Up

Black Eyed Susan and Pond




Macro, Nature, Leaves, Hosta, Color

Hosta Leaves



“Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain.” ~Henry David Thoreau




Nature, Flowers, Dragonfly, Close-Up

Damselfly and Flowers




Produce, Macro, Organic, Nature, Farming

One Green Pepper





Flowers, Nature, Color, Nikon




“Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.”

~Lao Tzu




Farms and Barns


“Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you’re a thousand miles from the corn field.” ~Dwight D. Eisenhower




Hay Bales, Farm, Vermont, Landscape, Black and White

Hay Bales on Honey Pond, Vermont



Barns, Mendocino, California, Landscape

Old Barns, Mendocino



Mendocino, Barn, Close-up,

Still Life, Mendocino




“Farming is a profession of hope” ~ Brian Brett




Barns, Mendocino, Black and White, Landscape, Photographyh

Days Gone By, Mendocino



Sea Ranch, Barn, Fence, California

Morning, Sea Ranch Barn




Hay Bales, Landscape, Vermont, Fence, Photography

Hay Bales and Fence, Vermont




Architecture, Barn, Close-up, Texture, Photography

Barn Window and Nail, Vermont




“Nostalgia isn’t what it used to be” ~ Peter De Vries




Black and White, Close-up, Mendocino, California, Barn

Still Life II, Mendocino




Sea Ranch, Light, Close-up,

Morning Light and Grasses, Sea Ranch, CA




Farm, Vermont, Black and White, Landscape

Peaceful Morning, Honey Pond, Vermont




Fences: Sonoma Coast


Sonoma Coast, Landscape, California, Fence,

Fence and Cove, Duncans Landing




Sea Ranch, Landscape, California, Barns, Fence

Early Morning, Barns and Fence, Sea Ranch




“The fence that makes good neighbors needs a gate to make good friends” ~ Proverb




Sonoma, Duncan's Cove, Fence, Landscape, Fireplant

Fence Line, Sonoma




Sea Ranch, Fence, Landscape, California

Fence and Grasses, Sea Ranch




Mendocino, Fence, Black and White

Drying, Mendocino




“Silence is a fence around wisdom” ~ German Proverb




Sonoma, California, Fire Plant, Nature, Coast

Ice Plant, Sonoma Coast




Cailfornia, Black and White, Barn, Landscape

Sea Ranch Fence and Barn, California




Mendocino, Farm, Color,

Barbed Wire, Mendocino



Lighthouse, Mendocino, Black and White, Shadows, Fence,

Fence Shadows and Point Cabrillo Light Station




“Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow” ~ Norman Vincent Peale




Lighthouse, Black and White, Landscape, California

Point Arena Lighthouse



Fence Posts, Mendocino Coast

Fence Posts, Mendocino Coast




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