My Journal - My Journey

Slab City

The Slabs Once the US Marine Corp's Camp Dunlap far out in the desert East of the Salton Sea. After it was abandoned by the Marines,all that were left from the Quonset hut buildings were the "Slab" foundations. Later it became home…

East Jesus

East Jesus has no religious meaning at all. It is an Artist Colony out in well... East Jesus, as in "It's way the hell out in East Jesus or, the literal Middle of Nowhere" (more…)

The Three Sisters – Red Hill Marina

The State's Plan to save parts of the Salton Sea is underway. Under the plan, as many as 7 areas currently will be designated as California’s Species Conservation Habitat . In The Red Hill Bay area, a 2 Phase project will include…

Wildflower Bloom Anza-Borrego Desert SP

While not receiving the rains that the mid and central state got this year there was still enough rain at the right time to get a bloom. While not "Super-bloom" territory for ABDSP (which is far better and varied than…

Joshua Tree 2016

March 15, 2016 Landscapes

Headed up to Joshua Tree for my first visit of 2016. As always just a great day. I had some FANTASTIC clouds. I love this park so much despite it being small and compact there is always so much to see…

Death Valley Superbloom

March 15, 2016 Landscapes, Wildflowers

El Nino rains this fall in Mid-California brought torrential rains to Death Valley National Park wiping out two major roads to the park and flooding parts of Scotty's Castle. But with every rain there's a rainbow and the good side…

Dead Trees – Magnificent Color

December 22, 2015 Photojournalism

I don't think anything quantifies the paradox of the Salton Sea as the Dead Trees of Red Hill Bay to the Sunsets of the Sea that are always spectacular. A combination of evaporative moisture from the sea combined with dust…

Hangin with my Jazz Heroes

December 20, 2015 Concert Photography

Had just a spectacular night at the Balboa Theater in San Diego seeing the Peter White Christmas show with Mindi Abair and Rick Braun This is the 10th year I have seen this show and it's always a part of…

The Salton Sea – The Spa

December 19, 2015 Photojournalism

Undisclosed location - The Salton Sea I first came across The Spa 8 years ago in my back-roads adventures around the sea. It was yet another example of dreams lost. A beautiful Spa, with adobe walls and paladin windows. An awesome fireplace and…

The Salton Sea – What We Know Now May Not Be Known Again

December 18, 2015 Photojournalism

I continue my documentation of the Salton Sea and it's ehem..."Progress" I returned again this time with my shootin buddy Laurie Rubin who wanted to not only document for herself but also to get a different perspective from the air…

Introducing my new collection – M’ocean

December 5, 2015 Photography

I have a new series of images called the M'ocean Collection M'ocean images are Photographic images made Abstract by the use of various Motion Techniques. You can feel the ocean and sky move in your prints M'ocean Prints are great for…

Look Ma, I’m on the Tonight Show

December 2, 2015 Concert Photography

When I was a Kid, My mom and me would watch the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson all the time. That was in a day when there was one TV and the family all pretty much would watch the same…

Death Valley Prints

Don't forget I've got tons of Prints available all of the Amazing Death Valley death valley art for sale Including one of my favorites She Sleeps on Her Side

A reminder of where you can find my art

November 16, 2015 Photography

Find all my fine art Photographic Prints at Fine Art America art for sale Like this one: "Poseiden"   [caption id="attachment_2089" align="alignnone" width="864"] Poseiden[/caption]

Beach Art Prints

November 15, 2015 Landscapes, Seascapes

As always I have lots of Beach Art Prints for Sale beach prints for sale   [caption id="attachment_2084" align="alignnone" width="1080"] Brolly[/caption] beach prints for sale

Surfing Art

November 15, 2015 Seascapes, Travel

I've added a lot of new Surfing Art to my for sale page. Surfing art is very popular out here even to people that don't surf because it portrays the So Cal Lifestyle we all love. Check some of it…

All the Beauty of the Salton Sea

November 14, 2015 Landscapes, Photojournalism, Wildlife

As time runs out for the survival of the Salton Sea, I thought it my duty to show you the beauty of the Salton Sea. As much as it is a total ecological disaster that may threaten the entire area…

The Salton Sea – The Beauty

November 9, 2015 Landscapes

In my first book: The Salton Sea - Despair and Beauty I showed both sides to this paradoxical place. I returned once more this weekend to show you the Beauty of this Apocalyptic Nightmare of a place. Here's just one…

Mindi Abair and The Boneshakers now Available

September 28, 2015 Concert Photography

Mindi Abair's new album "Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers Live in Seattle" ...that I shot the cover image for is now available on iTunes or Amazon Buy it, It's HOT! [caption id="attachment_2002" align="alignnone" width="640"] Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers photo…

Super Blood Moon Eclipse 2015

September 28, 2015 Astrophotography, Night

I posted this on Social Media but thought I would post this here for a larger view This is 70 Images Taken over the 81 Minutes that the Super Moon First became visible behind the mountains and low clouds. The…

The Easy Chair

September 10, 2015 Landscapes

Rancho California Sunset and a Queen Anne Chair   A different artistic rendition of Home on the Range II [caption id="attachment_2037" align="alignnone" width="600"] Home on the Range II[/caption]