Looking up at the Black Mountains on the eastern side of Death Valley.
Joshua Tree National Park, January 2020. Color and texture processing via Hipstamatic and Adobe Lightroom.
The eerie alien-like landscape of Trona Pinnacles in the desert of southeast California.
US 95 looking southbound in the Carson Sink, an endorheic basin in northern Nevada.
If you haven’t yet seen our video of US 95 in the Carson Sink (traveling in the other direction), please check it out here.
Lens flare over the Carson Sink in Nevada.
Desert ruins at Ft Churchill, Nevada.
Intersection looking north towards the horizon in California City.
You can see our past Wordless Wednesdays here.
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.