Highland, CA: Rain Results in Postcard Pictures

Posted by on Feb 7, 2019 in Location Photography | No Comments
Highland, CA: Rain Results in Postcard Pictures

A brief break in the recent rainy weather had me running around town, looking for views of snow on local mountains surrounding Highland, resulting in photos I like to think of as “postcard” pictures, the kind you see on postcard racks in gift shops and drug stores, or what the local chamber of commerce might […]

Forest Falls, CA: Expecting Rain And Snow This Week

Posted by on Jan 12, 2019 in Location Photography | No Comments
Forest Falls, CA: Expecting Rain And Snow This Week

I woke up earlier than usual this morning, courtesy my cat. I got to enjoy hearing the expected rainstorm as it started. There’s rain in the forecast for much of the next week. I expect we’ll get scenes like the above, captured some years ago, during a morning snowstorm in the local mountains, a short […]

Highland, CA: Looks Like Winter From The East Valley

Posted by on Dec 9, 2018 in Destinations, Location Photography | No Comments
Highland, CA: Looks Like Winter From The East Valley

I took a short drive this afternoon to see what San Bernardino Peak and Mt. San Gorgonio looked like covered in snow following the recent storm from various locations around town. I made photos of a new housing development with the snow-covered peaks in the background, and along Base Line at various vantage points. It […]

Big Bear Lake, CA: It’s About Time We Started Getting Some Snow

Posted by on Dec 7, 2018 in Destinations, Location Photography | No Comments
Big Bear Lake, CA: It’s About Time We Started Getting Some Snow

Going back through more old pictures, I found this one I really enjoyed from 10 years ago. A late May snowstorm surprised everyone, including this carved bear at the entrance to a business in Big Bear Lake. I wouldn’t mind being pleasantly surprised by a healthy snowfall this year, it’s about time we started getting […]

San Bernardino Nat’l Forest, CA: Will We Get A Good Snow Year?

Posted by on Nov 30, 2018 in Destinations, Location Photography | No Comments
San Bernardino Nat’l Forest, CA: Will We Get A Good Snow Year?

In going through some old files, I came across this favorite from some years ago, showing a father and son thoroughly enjoying themselves at Snowdrift Snow Tubing Park a few miles up the hill in the San Bernardino National Forest. Recents rains and today’s low temperatures have me hopeful we’ll get a good snow year.

Highland, CA: Has Winter Finally Arrived?

Posted by on Feb 27, 2018 in Uncategorized | One Comment
Highland, CA:  Has Winter Finally Arrived?

It would appear winter has finally arrived in the Inland Empire. A cold overnight storm left a generous dusting of snow on Harrison Peak, seen from my driveway in East Highlands Ranch as I left for work this morning. Hopefully the storm will be one of many weak ones in the next few days that […]