Author Archives: T.M. Schultze

About T.M. Schultze

T.M. Schultze is a San Diego-based photographer, traveller, and writer. He writes, photographs, and draws things of the outdoors that have inspired humans for thousands of years. He co-authored the Photographer's Guide to Joshua Tree Park which can be purchased here.

2018 In Music

CREDIT: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for Stagecoach

CREDIT: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for Stagecoach

Note:  My 2018 Track Selections Are At The Bottom Of The Post – but please read the entire thing! Continue reading

Perhaps My Last Christmas Trip To Joshua Tree National Park

Yep, People Get Their Cars Stuck Parking Like This (Taken Christmas Eve)

Yep, People Get Their Cars Stuck Parking Like This.  Do Not Do This. (Taken Christmas Eve)

As many of my friends know, I have been visiting Joshua Tree National Park every Christmas for a long time.  2018 was my 13th consecutive year celebrating the Holiday in the park.  Things sure have changed. Continue reading

November 2018 Photo of the Month

My November 2018 Photo of the Month is MC1, taken at sunset of the Colorado River’s Marble Canyon in Arizona. Continue reading

Ten Albums That Made An Impact

A couple friends recently made posts about the 10 albums that affected them. See Alex’s list at this linkSee my friend Jeff’s post here.  This was great for a couple reasons. I am also nostalgic about the music I have listened to over the years, especially with an overflowing rack of CDs. The second was also to remind people that Facebook sucks and they will vacuum up the data from your personal posts and build more data on you. In addition, as Alex said, #SayNoToWalledGardens. Continue reading

October 2018 Photo of the Month: SDR1

My October 2018 Photo of the Month is SDR1, taken at a pond along the San Diego River in Santee, California. Continue reading

LM3 by T.M. Schultze

September 2018 Photo of the Month: LM3

My September 2018 Photo of the Month is LM3, a black and white photography of Garnet Peak from Foster Point in San Diego County’s Laguna Mountains. Continue reading

WND1 by T.M. Schultze

August 2018 Photo of the Month

My August 2018 Photo of the Month is WND1, made at Windansea Beach in San Diego. Continue reading

Summer Overlook by T.M. Schultze

July 2018 Photo of the Month: Summer Overlook

My July 2018 Photo of the Month is Summer Overlook, taken at the Pine Valley overlook along San Diego County’s Sunrise Highway. Continue reading

Fanita Ranch Mailing

Thoughts On Fanita Ranch

Fanita Ranch Mailing

Fanita Ranch Mailing

Last Week, I received a piece of mail about the long-proposed Fanita Ranch development in the Northern city limits of Santee. Continue reading

Riverlake by T.M. Schultze

June 2018 Photo Of The Month: Riverlake

My June 2018 Photo of the Month is Riverlake, a photograph taken of the San Diego River in Santee, California. Continue reading