Monthly Archives: July 2011

Fountain at Warner Center, Woodland Hills

This cascading water fountain is at the Warner Center in Woodland Hills hidden amongst the tall buildings.

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What Are These Flowers?

I don’t know what these flowers are called, but I saw them the other day and had to take a photo.  They are so unusual looking and so pretty!

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Line of Palms

Every once in while when I’m driving down Sherman Way, I will look up and notice the line of palm trees growing on either side of the road.  They’ve gotten so tall that you really have to look up to … Continue reading

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Scary Squirrel

Saw this squirrel laying on the ground in the pathway.  I think he was baiting us to come closer.  Before long, a small gathering had assembled.  Suddenly he approached us. At this point, we backed off and left the area.  … Continue reading

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Evening in LA

A peaceful night in paradise.

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Harry Palm

My friend, Alex, has a small palm tree on his porch that he has named Harry.  Meet Harry Palm.

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Took this photo in Hawaii a few years ago.  Just made it more dramatic by changing it to black and white and increasing the contrast.

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Enhanced Palm Tree Trunk

There are so many different kinds of textures and colors in a palm tree.  In this photograph, the colors and textures have been strongly enhanced for my own enjoyment. 😉  If it’s difficult to recognize it as a palm tree, … Continue reading

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Enjoyed a relaxing day at home with family.  We took our three girls out to dinner for Japanese food and then we went separate ways.  I went to see the fireworks from the rooftop parking of a nearby medical building.  … Continue reading

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HDR Experiment

Spent the day experimenting with HDR photography.  HDR stands for high dynamic range.  It involves shooting the same scene with different exposures and then sandwiching the images together so that you can bring out the details in the darkest and … Continue reading

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