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Horses

Another one from the Netherlands. I spent a delightful hour in the company of these horses in the ‘De Biesbosch’ national park, close to the city of Dordrecht.

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Into the Light

Further explorations with the new 100-mm-macro lens. It also works for non-macro images. A great egret at the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge.

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Yosemite

I took this shot last weekend in Yosemite National Park at Tunnel View. El Capitan is on the left, Half Dome in the back, and you can probably make out Bridalveil Fall as a very faint streak in the dark … Continue reading

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Followers

Last Saturday we went to Santa Cruz to shoot at the Natural Bridge State Beach and were rewarded with a great sunset, as well as great many pelicans, who traveled in large groups along the shore. This group was the … Continue reading

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Alien world

This is my view from Zabriskie Point in Death Valley. Death Valley has such a high variety of landscape forms and such extreme conditions that it offers both, a great palette for photographers, and a sense of rarity and outlandishness … Continue reading

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Death Valley

After Red Rock Canyon State Park we made our way into Death Valley. This exposure was taken close to the Golden Canyon in Badwater Basin, which, at its lowest point, is about 85 meters below sea level, and it is … Continue reading

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Anderson Lake

The south of San Jose and Anderson Lake seen from the road that leads up to Henry W. Coe State Park. It’s awesome that this treasure is so close to home.

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River of Wood

I spent a wonderful Sunday at the Sunol Regional Wilderness and hiked to the Little Yosemite Area, a rocky riverbed close to the boundary of the park. Scrambling down between the boulders was quite a relief, as the park quickly … Continue reading

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Trapper

A funnel weaver, taken today at Henry W. Coe State Park. Yesterday we spotted two tarantulas while driving up the narrow road to the state park: one sitting on the street, the other one right next to it. I therefore … Continue reading

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Dusk

Yesterday evening at the coast just north of Scott Creek. We had hoped for a pretty sunset, but were instead greeted by this moody, cloudy sky. I had a lot of fun making long-exposure exposures — until the batteries in … Continue reading

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