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Sunrise

November 28, 2020 - Morning Light Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, California Listen to the Wind Blow, Watch the Sun Rise - Fleetwood Mac...
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A New Year Sale

January 10, 2020 - The Exaltation of Wilderness Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, 2014 This image from near Canyon Sin Nombre (such a great...
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High Desert in Winter

January 01, 2020 - Red Rock National Conservation Area, Nevada The desert southwest can reflect its beauty in many ways but seeing it dust...
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Sunrise Highway

July 28, 2019 - Our County has an incredibly rich and diverse landscape. With the horizonless, blue Pacific Ocean to your back, a short...
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Desert Rise

July 26, 2019 - Desert Rise Anza-Borrego Desert The sun rises early this time of year. A 4:30am alarm and I'm up and on the road bef...
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The Landscape by Edmund Carpenter

April 15, 2019 - The landscape conveys an impression of absolute permanence. It is not hostile. It is simply there--untouched, silent and...
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Crevice

February 01, 2019 - abyss, breach, canyon, chasm, chink, cleft, crack, cranny, cut, division, fissure, fracture, hole, interstice, opening,...
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The Play of Form

January 28, 2019 - Everything dreams. The play of form, of being, is the dreaming of substance. Rocks have their dreams, and the earth chan...
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Creation Unfinished

January 25, 2019 - “In the beginning, God created the earth, and he looked upon it in His cosmic loneliness. And God said, "Let Us make...
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Desert Treats

January 11, 2019 - Maybe it was the strange and unfamiliar setting of the desert in fog that heightened my attraction to the scenery and th...
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Anza-Borrego in fog

January 08, 2019 - We had a cool and mysterious landscape to travel through on our hike this Sunday. The Anza-Borrego Desert, that arid and...
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2018 Favorites - a baker's dozen

December 23, 2018 - Baker's Dozen Noun: a group of 13; a dozen plus one: from the former practice among bakers and other tradespeople of gi...
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Shiprock

December 12, 2018 - Shiprock, New Mexico I guess you have to go, at least once, and that may be it for me, just the once. Shiprock has beco...
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Road Trip

December 09, 2018 - I could have gone home after taking this photograph. It was one of the first scenes I photographed upon arrival in Petr...
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Familiar Places

November 03, 2018 - I did something today I haven't done in well over a year. I woke up at 5am and drove out to Mt. Laguna to see the sun ma...
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PCT Section - Desert View to Pioneer Mail

May 14, 2018 - Yesterday, a long Mother's Day hike with Katherine and Kristin. We completed another small stretch of the PCT starting a...
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An Arid Muse

May 12, 2018 - I have now included my favorite desert photographs into a gallery titled An Arid Muse. It's a phrase I used for my Anza-...
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Uncertainty

March 17, 2018 - Not sure where this image came from. Wait, to rephrase that, I don't know how this image came out of me. It's not my nor...
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New e-Book: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park - A Parched Muse

September 07, 2017 - After many revisions and corrections I'm finally happy with my book of photographs from Anza-Borrego Desert State Park....
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Surreal Desert - 5 Photos

June 21, 2016 - Earth Tones in a surreal landscape
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Growing a Slot Canyon

April 25, 2015 - This image was created during a hike with Alex Kunz in one of the Wilderness areas of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. Th...
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Smoke Tree

April 16, 2015 - This is a Smoke Tree (Dalea Spinosa). They live in the washes and canyons of our local desert and, I assume, other dry,...
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Pedro Fages Trail

April 10, 2014 - A key figure in the Spanish settlement of Alta California, Pedro Fages arrived in San Diego aboard the ship San Carlos i...
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Prizes and Printing

March 08, 2014 - So, two things have happened over the last week that have re-energized my belief in my ability as a photographer. The fi...
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Anza Borrego - A Parched Muse

February 18, 2014 - I spent some time in the desert yesterday hiking with Katherine. We went out to "The Slot" and hiked up West Borrego But...
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Numbers Game

January 08, 2014 - My Lightroom gallery for 2013 reads 9,882. That's the most images I have for any one year. Even when I was shooting Kayl...
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Disheveled (and deranged)

December 18, 2013 - Would you take the photograph if you knew no one would see it? Are you content to live alone amongst your images?
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Between Unworthiness and Grandeur

November 06, 2013 - Two of the three images here were taken last January. A return to the desert last week prompted me to look at some older...
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Looking Out

May 02, 2013 - Looking out from a comfortable, sandy nook in a wind cave. This was taken during a trip to Valley of the Moon just outsi...
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Joshua Sky

March 29, 2013 - It took a while but I finally found some solitude and landscape to shoot. This boulder formation was on Geology Tour Roa...
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Wind Farm

March 29, 2013 - Odd, I get up at 4am to go out for sunrise and then convert it to B&W. I drove 588 miles yesterday. Highway 8 east to...
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Font's Point looking south

February 25, 2013 - The safest road to hell is the gradual one - the gentle slope, soft underfoot, without sudden turnings, without mileston...
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