early lupine, originally uploaded by A.p.K. Ethereal carpets of vivid indigo lupines are beginning to emerge on the hillsides and embankments here. These displays of spring color are always so brief...makes it all the more worthwhile to get down on hands-and-knees in the dirt to get this kind of shot!
because this landscape will always be a part of you, originally uploaded by A.p.K. (because this landscape will always be a part of you...) 'Special' isn't the right word for Big Sur. There is magic in the mist, as the mountains descend to the sea, where crashing waves endlessly carve coves and cliffs. It feels... Continue Reading →
Abstract rain, night, originally uploaded by A.p.K. Glittering raindrops fall during an evening storm...dripping from the eaves steadily into the night. I know, I seem obsessed with the weather lately. Really, it is the irresistible interplay of water and light during this rainy season that captivates me completely. The sheen of water across asphalt in... Continue Reading →
dewdrop blue, originally uploaded by A.p.K. This time of year can feel a bit like limbo - with each new glimpse of warmer spring weather, a sizable snow storm or cold week of rain becomes a dreary seasonal setback. The coastal California climate is remarkably mild, and our winters tend to be full of green... Continue Reading →