February/01/2018 Filed in: Fantastic Flora
Adorning the grounds of the UCLA Sculpture Garden, these brilliant orange blossoms of Clivia Miniata were a treat for the eyes. The plant is a shade lover, originally native to South Africa, with large strap-like leaves. The amazing flowers typically bloom in the spring. Photographed with my iPhone in 2017.
January/01/2018 Filed in: Stunning Scenery
One of Southern California's "secret" natural wonders is the Devil's Punchbowl Natural Area. It features incredible tilted sedimentary rock formations that were carved by water runoff from nearby mountains. The location is excellent for hiking, rock climbing, and photography! I shot this image in the early nineties on Fujichrome Velvia film.
December/02/2017 Filed in: Feminine Charm
I was fortunate to have had the opportunity to photograph lovely Vivica on several occasions. She certainly looked sophisticated in this Christmas themed photo, captured in 1991 on Kodak gold film.
November/05/2017 Filed in: Wild Wheels
The classic Mercury automobiles have been a favorite subject of car customizers since the 1940s. This incredible chopped and channeled Mercury coupe demonstrated why. The eye-catching metallic purple paint matched the blooming Jacaranda trees in the background, which made a nice shot! Photographed at the 2016 Culver City Car Show.
October/13/2017 Filed in: Fantastic Flora
The intriguing flowers of this Aloe Vera Plant called out to me to take their picture. Aloe is a garden favorite due to its exotic looks, and is particularly striking when the flowers are blooming. Photographed with my iPhone.
September/02/2017 Filed in: Stunning Scenery
This dramatic summit overlooks the Kawarau River, near Queenstown in New Zealand's southern island. The area is popular with adventure seekers; offering bungy jumping, jet boating, white water rafting, and of course great scenery. Photographed in 2005.
August/23/2017 Filed in: Feminine Charm
It was a pleasure to photograph the stunning model Asia chilling out in a luxurious pool. This is a color 2D version of a 3D stereo image, photographed with my Nimslo Quadra Lens camera on Fujichrome Velvia film in 1992. The stereo version can be seen on the 3D glamour page.
August/13/2017 Filed in: Wild Wheels
This magnificent 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray split-window coupe was displayed at the Rodeo Drive "Highways to Heaven" auto show in downtown Beverly Hills. The car was the first incarnation of the legendary C2 styling, known as one of the finest body designs in automotive history. It's my dream car! Photographed in 2015 with a Fujichrome H3 camera.
July/22/2017 Filed in: Southern California
The Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden features many different themed landscapes. This is a view from the African section, photographed in 2015.
June/27/2017 Filed in: Stunning Scenery
Once upon a time I hiked the enchanted Cataract Trail, located on Mount Tamalpais in Northern California. There I witnessed numerous waterfalls in the midst of a lush, intensely green rainforest. Photographed on Kodachrome film in 1993.
May/29/2017 Filed in: Southern California
Like a flashback to 1966, these guys looked almost exactly like Van Williams and Bruce Lee from the iconic television show. Behind them is the Black Beauty car, customized by Dean Jeffries. Photographed at the Culver City Car Show on film with my Nimslo quadra lens camera in 2010.