Scenes from Yosemite Valley during a summer storm this July. The storm, which brought in rain, mist and lightning and caused a local highway to close due to flash flooding, quickly passed, California’s pristine blue skies taking its place. Video taken with the Panasonic GH4, photos taken with the GH4 as well as a Nikon […]
Taken in a nature area near my house in north Orange County, California, on Feb. 22, 2014.
I just got back from vacation at Yosemite, and Half Dome is a real masterpiece in God’s creation, one of the most beautiful things on Earth. A few days ago, I spent about an hour at a meadow watching the sunset fall over Yosemite Valley, finally painting Half Dome orange.
A bee at a clearing near my house.
For my anthropology class at Cal State Fullerton for spring 2013, we observed bees at the Arboretum, a large natural area surrounding campus that has plants and wildlife. Here’s my video made for the class, about bee pollination. by Tim Worden
Spring in California
Easter is tomorrow and Spring is in full bloom in southern California. I’ll be spending a lot of time outdoors this spring since I have to observe bees for a class.
At the Cal State Fullerton Arboretum.
Finding gold in these hills
While hiking in Chino Hills State Park this weekend, I spotted a piece of buried treasure. Well, sure, it was not exactly buried treasure, but when I saw this rusting a rotting ammo box splattered with crusty white paint nestled deep in the hills, an ancient World War II ammo cache came to mind. What […]
Weekly Photo Challenge: Near and Far
I’m playing with the near and far theme here, juxtaposing a near sun and a far sun in the photo. One sun is two or three centimeters away from my lens, the other about 93 million miles. I’ll let you guess which is which. Anyway, I took this photo right before sunset in my backyard, […]
“And God said, ‘Let the land produce living creatures according to their kinds: livestock, creatures that move along the ground, and wild animals, each according to its kind’… And God saw that it was good.” -Genesis 1:24 “Go to the ant, O sluggard, Consider her ways and be wise.” -Proverbs 6:6