Humboldt Bay Still Life

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WOKE UP THIS MORNING, AND WENT A PHOTOGRAPHING

Blue Lake Bridge at Korbel.

Same photograph – different interpretation.

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Spruce Forest at Stagecoach Hill Azalea State Park

Last Wednesday A group of photographers met up at this little known California State Park for a photo shoot. We also visited the beach at the mouth of Redwood Creek. Here are two images from that outing.

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Lonely Beach

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Hacked Facebook

My Facebook account was hacked, so if you are a FB “friend”, please note that I no longer have a presence on FB. Perhaps I will become motivated to post more often here.

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More Eureka Southern/NCRA/ Northwestern Pacific Railroad Equipment Decomposing in Eureka

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Part of the North Coast Rail Authority fleet of neglected locomotives. 2014

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VINTAGE HUMBOLDT TRAINS:

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THE EUREKA SOUTHERN RAILROAD

Central California Traction number 70 at Eureka CA c.1992. I think this locomotive was purchased from CCT for use by the Eureka Southern Railroad (former Northwestern Pacific Railroad). Sadly this unit was ultimately trashed and bashed by vandals in the ensuing years.

Bravely Facing the End

How it looked about ten years later. Much of the copper was stolen and the likelihood of it ever operating again unlikely.

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Another look.

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WHAT’S SHOWING AT THE RAA

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Forgotten and lost dreams, Arcata Bottom 2020.

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Comet Neowise and Ursa Major.

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Phillip’s House

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I happened to see just the lighting that I had hoped for: the rising sun illuminating the front side with a foggy background.

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Sequestered at the Marsh

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I took this photograph this afternoon. I’ve been watching this tree for several months, and I realized that it is starting to open its leaves to the sunlight. The tree will be full of foliage within days, hiding the bare branches and trunks. For some reason that I cannot explain, this tree inspires my vision.

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