Carpinteria Coastal Vista Trail

On a fresh early spring afternoon my good friend and central coast photo guide Jennifer walked my camera and I along Carpinteria’s Coastal Vista Trail. Our destination would be the seal preserve at the trail’s south end, however, the journey itself provided irresistible scenes too enticing for my lens to remain capped. Leaving the campgrounds…

California Sand and Surf

When friends and relatives first visit me in California, they want to go to the beach. I find they expect every beach to have roller skaters in bikinis, weight lifters and panhandling musicians to greet them. These pictures were NOT taken at Venice Beach…(Sunset Cliffs-SD, Pismo Beach, Leo Cabrillo, Pfeiffer, Point Magu, County Line and…