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Top 10 Photographs from 2018

2018 In Retrospect

It has been hard to find the words to sum up 2018. Professionally, last year treated me pretty well. I love what I do and the people I work with. Personally, this past year was rough. I lost someone very close to me. It was sudden and unexpected and changed me forever – for the better I hope.

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Fall Colors in my backyard | Greenbrier | Chesapeake | Virginia

A Pause in the Midst of Chaos

We finally got word a few weeks ago that we are moving back to San Diego! We’ll be back amongst family and friends and couldn’t be happier…but that bit of news also set in motion a series of events that cast our lives into chaos.

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Autumn Leaves | Shenandoah National Park | Virginia

Happy Thanksgiving!

I have so much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving… family friends health meaningful work all of those who follow along with my adventures I wish you all a very Happy Thanksgiving! May your day be filled with love and joy.

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Point Arena Lighthouse on the Northern California Coast

The Stunning Coastline of the Point Arena Lighthouse

The Point Arena Lighthouse sits on a magnificent stretch of northern California’s coast. The bluffs offer a spellbinding view of the clear, turquoise water and rock formations below.

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Highway 1 Curves in Northern California

The Glorious Twists & Turns of Highway 1

Highway 1 on the west coast of the USA is one of the most beautiful stretches of road in the world. It runs mostly along the bluffs and beaches at the edge of the Pacific Ocean.

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San Francisco Bay Bridge at night

One Night in San Francisco

It had been years since I’d spent any quality time in San Francisco, but on my last trip to California my mom and I decided to take one night of our adventures to stay in the city.

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Dreamy Morro Bay

Dreamy Morro Bay

I wasn’t sure if I should title this post Dreamy Morro Bay or Dreaming of Morro Bay…both work for me. I captured and processed these Morro Bay photos with a dreamy feel, and as I sit here in my air-conditioned cocoon in hot and humid Virginia I’m quite literally dreaming of Morro Bay.

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Milky Way | Edna Valley | California

Unexpected Milky Way

Late one evening, not long after I’d arrived in California, I was sitting on my parents sofa whilst watching tv, drinking vino, and scrolling through amusements on my iPhone. I decided to click into the SkyGuide app and see what was going on above me. I got pretty excited when I realized the Milky Way…

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Sky’s the Limit | Chicago

On my way to and from California during recent travels I had a couple of short layovers in Chicago’s O’Hare (ORD) airport. My favorite part of this airport is an underground tunnel, decorated by artist Michael Hayden. The art installation is called Sky’s the Limit and was completed in 1987. Those traversing the tunnel are treated…

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