Central Valley California

The Central Valley California includes landscape, nature and wildlife pictures from Atwater, Merced, Los Banos, Hornitos, and Gustine.

Sunset at the local wildlife refuge.

It’s been a very long time since I’ve been out taking photos of landscape or nature stuff. Been wanting to get out to my local refuge since the beginning of […]

Geese flying in the fog

I’ve been wanting to visit “That Place with Water and Birds” since the first of the year, but up until now, I haven’t been able to. Since my wife had […]

Dancing Bird

After I decided to switch from a landscape photographer to a wildlife-wanabe-photographer, I stopped to watch a bunch of White-faced Ibis’ eat and occasionally dance. I’m pretty sure it wasn’t […]

Sandhill Crane ~ Grus canadensis

I can never get close enough to photograph the Sandhill Cranes, especially because a 300mm lens and 1.4 tele-converter just doesn’t have the reach. Got lucky to get these two […]

A Long Time Coming

I’m been doing a lot of shooting this past few days…finally. The family went to Monterrey Thursday/Friday. Had a high school football game last night and got up early today […]