Arlington West – Stearns Wharf

US Flag Flying High at Arlington West Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara, California Two years ago it was Santa Fe National Cemetery, last year it was Bozeman Cemetery and this Memorial Day I found myself at Arlington West in Santa Barbara. As I was taking photos here I thought of the 9/11 memorials and the war …

Ventura and Santa Barbara

On Saturday morning I went to photograph Faulkner Farm. It was opening day of the pumpkin season and they were just setting up the gift shop as I arrived. I hoped to capture some pumpkin patch and barn landscapes without too many people getting into my images. Compared to my previous visit to Faulkner Farm …

Needing Refuge at Refugio. 5-14-05

“Excuse me, are you a photographer?” “Um, I think so.” “What do you shoot for?” “Right now I’m trying to get my work published in a variety of magazines such as…” “Cool, I think I’ve seen that. Oh by the way, do you want to shoot pictures of my friend? She’s really pretty.” “Ughhh, sure.” …