Category Archives: central valley

SHADOWY REMAINS OF A BACK STAIRWAY

I found this last week in Williams, CA.

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A TWILIGHT VIEW OF THE ELEVATORS

I took this image the evening prior to the image that I posted here yesterday.

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I AM NOT BLOGGING MUCH THESE DAYS

Although I am not posting often, I am almost always working on some aspect of my¬† photography. On a near daily basis, I work on images either in Lightroom or in Photoshop. Lately, I spent lots of time scanning my … Continue reading

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AM I BORED WITH THE BLOG?

This is one of my first attempts at “colorizing” black and white images. I have a long way to go with skin tones, and I am working on it.

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JAIL

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SOUTHERN PACIFIC TRANSPORTAION COMAPANY’S BAKERSFIELD YARD AND ROUNDHOUSE

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BRINGING UP THE REAR, OR CABOOSE RAT

Sometime around 1972, and near Caliente, a caboose brings up the rear of a Southern Pacific freight train. I spent lots of time working the rear end of freight trains. I always prefered working the mountain (Bakersfield to Palmdale) vs … Continue reading

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