One of many local holiday traditions, the Lighted Boat Parade brightens up the Monterey Bay from the harbor to Cannery Row, offering a colorful celebration of the season's cheer. Families with small children and longtime community residents enjoy the camaraderie as they line the piers and beaches to view the parade of boats decorated with... Continue Reading →
"Flowers...are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty out-values all the utilities of the world." - Ralph Waldo Emerson Floral stock photos and flowery fine art prints abound in the APK Photography archives.
Some places have a special kind of nostalgia, often unexpected and off the beaten-path. San Francisco's Fort Point National Historic Site offers many angles on both the water and striking architecture, from it's strategic spot beneath the Golden Gate Bridge at the entrance to San Francisco Bay. A photographer's dream location, the light is always... Continue Reading →
..., originally uploaded by A.p.K. With an estimated 20,000+ individual flowering species, the Orchid family of plants is considered one of the most diverse and highly evolved forms of life with roots, leaves and flowers. Orchids exist in every habitat except glaciers, and new species are still being discovered. My encounters with orchids typically take... Continue Reading →