Monthly Archive: October, 2015

White Sands National Monument and Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico

I may have been even more excited to visit White Sands than I’d been to see the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta.  I love photographing sand dunes, and the dune field at White Sands National… Continue reading

Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona and Albuquerque, New Mexico

I left the Grand Canyon after sunrise and drove towards Albuquerque.  At around noon I reached Petrified Forest National Park and made a quick stop.  I’d been to the park once before, but… Continue reading

Kelso Dunes, California and Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona

National Geographic photographer Jim Richardson gave some of the best photography advice I’ve heard:  “If you want to be a better photographer, stand in front of more interesting stuff.” In that spirit I planned… Continue reading

San Francisco, California

Returning to San Francisco felt great.  The road had worn me out and I was excited to stay in one place for a while.  I looked forward to catching up with my friends,… Continue reading