A river runs through the desert 2020.8

One of my favorite hiking and photography grounds is Whitewater Preserve near Palm Springs. It is one of the few spots in the desert with water all year round. Whitewater Preserve is surrounded by the San Gorgonio Wilderness and…

Light The Night in Joshua Tree National Park 2020.7

If you have been out to Joshua Tree National Park at night, you know it’s dark out there, pitch-black. That’s of course why a lot of photographers head out there to take night sky photos. Last year I had…

Sunset in Red Rock Canyon 2020.6

I arrived late in the afternoon. A good time, I thought, to catch the sunset. I’ve never been to Red Rock Canyon before, so I just followed the sun. The Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is located just…

slot canyon in the Valley of Fire State Park

Slot Canyon in the Valley of Fire 2020.5

I wish I remembered how we got here. I believe it was during our walk to or from the White Domes (I’ll leave that for another post). The slot canyons in the Valley of Fire State Park in Nevada…