Monthly Archives: August 2012

San Diego’s North Island

San Diego and it’s surrounding areas boast a big military presence.  We have the Marine Base at Camp Pendleton, we have the Marine Corp Air Station Miramar, the Marine Corp Recruit Depot, the 32nd Street Naval Base, and today’s image, … Continue reading

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UMN#4 Point Loma Lighthouse

Today’s image comes from our film archives.  The the Point Loma Lighthouse, sometimes referred to as the Cabrillo Lighthouse, or Old Spanish Lighthouse, was, in fact, not built during the Spanish or Mexican eras; it was built in 1855 by … Continue reading

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“Not so Famous” Surf Quotes

“We prefer to ride the big ones tandem.”

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The View from my Veranda

Today’s image is from our film archives and is a shot taken from the veranda of my room at the Palmilla Hotel in Los Cabos.  The shot was taken on Kodachrome 64, the exposure data long forgotten.  The memory of … Continue reading

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Moon’s and Marlin, Life was Good!

Today’s image comes from our film archives.  The image was taken on Ektachrome 200 during a fishing trip to Cabo back in 1971.  The sun was setting, the moon was rising, and the fishing was incredible.  I caught a beautiful … Continue reading

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Trees, Forest, and Sounds, They Make a Pretty Picture

 “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?”

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Encounter at Bear Lake

Now, moving with the curves, the thought crosses my mind, this would be the place, I saw him out of the corner of my eye before I could even finish my thought.  From out of the thick ground cover on … Continue reading

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Point Couverden Sunrise

Today’s image is of Point Couverden.  Point Couverden is the name for the southern point of Couverden Island at the western entrance of the Lynn Canal in Alaska.  The point was named by George Vancouver during his exploration of the … Continue reading

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Leaving Vancouver Island

As we finish our short tour of Vancouver Island we want to leave you with one last image. This shot was taken off the north coast of Vancouver Island.  Much of the coast is complemented with little islands that create … Continue reading

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The Performing Arts of Victoria

As we come to the end of our time with Vancouver Island, we spend our final day in Victoria.  A trip to the city would not be complete without mentioning the street performers across the street from the Empress Hotel. … Continue reading

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