California Highway 167, a short route in the Eastern Sierra region that runs from US 395 near Mono Lake to the Nevada border in an almost perfectly straight line. The straightness, wide-open space, and desert landscape are something I am missing very much at the moment.
Mono Lake at dusk. Shot last September (2019).
If you have not already done so, please check our latest video featuring scenes from Mono Lake set to original synthesizer music.
There was something “perfect” about this stretch of road in Death Valley National Park. There is both a joy and a melancholy in looking back at it now.
The various elements of Joshua Tree come together in this minimalist photo.
A lone Joshua Tree on a winter day in its eponymous park. Although the color is a bit exaggerated via Hipstamatic, the trees are exceptionally green at this time of year.
The Mesquite Dunes in Death Valley at sunset. I featured this image in my recent music video celebrating Death Valley – a “painting with music.” Please check it out if you haven’t already.
An unfinished apartment building in California City.
Mineral-processing plant along Searles Lake (dry) in Searles Valley, California, just south of the town of Trona and southwest of Death Valley.
The modernist pavilion at the center of California City’s central park. California City was one of the strangest towns I have visited.