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April 2016 Photo of the Month: Figueroa Mountain Valley

My April 2016 Photo of the Month is Figueroa Mountain Valley, an image made North of Santa Barbara during a clearing storm.

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April at Ocean Beach River Channel

Little Blue Heron in Black and White, by T.M. Schultze

April at Ocean Beach River Channel Here is a collection of images I took in April at the Ocean Beach River Channel.  My friends in the San Diego Photo Club photograph every bird possible in San Diego County, so I thought I would add a few images for my own collection. As always, clicking on … Read more

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Skipping The San Diego Fair Photo Contest

Desert Monsoon by T.M. Schultze

Skipping The San Diego Fair Photo Contest I have decided to skip the 2016 San Diego Fair Photo Contest.  I was a little hesitant to write this post, because I don’t want to take away the hard work done by the contest judges, or the many participants and ribbon-winners each year.  I did feel I … Read more

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A Pictorial Tribute To My Grandfather

A Pictorial Tribute To My Grandfather Arnold Ray House (10/24/1938 – 04/13/2016) Yesterday, my family said goodbye to Arnold Ray House, a great man, a wonderful husband, father, brother, grandparent, and great grandparent. I will say a little more about my grandfather below, but I wanted to share some images from throughout the years. Clicking … Read more

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Morning Clearing Storm at Figueroa Mountain (12 Images)

Figueroa Mountain Canyon Storm by T.M. Schultze

A Morning Clearing Storm at Figueroa Mountain This morning, I spent a stormy Spring morning up at Figueroa Mountain north of Santa Barbara near Los Olivos, California.  While I was a little late for the California Spring wildflower season in 2016, I knew that California Poppies tend to bloom late and I could take advantage … Read more

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Hollenbeck Canyon In April (4 Images)

Hollenbeck Canyon Panorama by T.M. Schultze

Hollenbeck Canyon In April This morning, I travelled past Jamul to visit Hollenbeck Canyon Wildlife Area with my good friend Alex Kunz. The California Chaparral is overlooked throughout Southern and Central California, but it is a unique plant community and ecosystem only found in this area of the world.  Adapted to a mild and dry … Read more