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Photograph America Newsletter on Death Valley, California
001 - Death Valley, California
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Updated - March 2015 / with color photos
Here are the details you'll need to plan your photo trip to Death Valley: when is the best time of year; when is the best time of day to be out there on the dunes near Stove Pipe Wells and the remote Eureka Dunes. Tips on sunrise at Badwater and Zabriskie Point and sunset from Dante’s View and on visiting Titus, Mosaic, and Grotto Canyons.
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Photograph America Newsletter on the California Desert in Spring
005 - The California Desert in Spring
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Updated - September 2010 / with color photos
This newsletter points out the locations for the best photography of spring wildflowers in southern California deserts. Joshua Tree National Park is described in detail so that you do not miss the Hidden Valley Trail in Joshua Tree.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Point Lobos and Big Sur, California
014 - Point Lobos and Big Sur, California
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Updated - September 2008 / with color photos
The Monterey cypress groves on wind-swept Point Lobos are some of the most beautiful locations for photography on the California Coast. Trails are described in detail from Bird Island to Sea Lion Rocks to Whalers Cove. The landscape and seascape photography is outstanding.
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Photograph America Newsletter on North of the Golden Gate, California
017 - North of the Golden Gate, California
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Updated - November 2010 / with color photos
The Northern California Coast is a wonderful place of long sandy beaches and hidden coves where sea lions bask in the sun. It is an isolated place where fast rivers still flow down deep, wooded canyons to reach the sea. Photograph wild creatures that graze the meadows, soar over the mountains, and swim into the bays along the coast.
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Photograph America Newsletter on East of the Sierra, California
019 - East of the Sierra, California
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Updated - November 2016 / with color photos
Photograph the west's best ghost town, the strange tufa towers on Mono Lake, and the bristlecone pines along the high ridges of the White Mountains along the east side of the California's Sierra Nevada Range. This newsletter goes into detail about shooting autumn color in the best aspen groves and offers help getting great images in the old ghost town of Bodie.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Yosemite Valley, California
023 - Yosemite Valley, California
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Updated - May 2010 / with color photos
Yosemite Valley is one of those rare landscapes that stir the soul. The vista of waterfalls dropping thousands of feet down vertical granite walls is overwhelming. From easy trails to all-day treks to incredible waterfalls, this issue covers the valley. Ride a shuttle bus to the overlooks and hike a trail back.
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Photograph America Newsletter on the Pacific Flyway, California
034 - The Pacific Flyway, California (PDF)
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Updated - April 2009
The marshes, lakes, and wetlands of Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge on the California/Oregon border are home to geese, ducks, white pelicans, and other migratory birds in autumn when they are heading south and in the spring when the flocks fly back to the Arctic. This newsletter will lead you to the best places to set up a tripod to capture a sky full of Canada geese or where blinds are located for bald eagle photography.
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Photograph America Newsletter on California
044 - A California Portfolio (PDF with color photos)
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Updated - March 2010 / with color photos
All the locations in this newsletter are described with trail information and suggestions about the best seasons for California landscape photography. Included are images of low, rolling hills covered with spreading oaks casting long shadows and wild blackberry vines above the Point Reyes National Seashore.
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Photograph America Newsletter on California Back Roads
057 - California Back Roads (PDF)
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Updated - December 2009

Bowling Ball Beach, along the Northern California Coast is unmarked. No signs point the way to the trail leading down to this remote beach, where hundreds of large round stones line the edge of the Pacific. This newsletter guides you to this location and offers help with arriving during the right season and during a low tide.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Golden Gate's Coastal Trail, California
066 - Golden Gate's Coastal Trail, California
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Updated - January 2016 / color photos
Discover the best of the panoramic views of San Francisco’s Golden Gate. Winding across the steep and rolling headlands of Marin County, the Coastal Trail climbs to high viewpoints of the city, framed by green hills then crosses the Golden Gate Bridge and follows the surf along Baker Beach.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Photographing the High Sierra, California
081 - Photographing the High Sierra, California (PDF)
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Updated - April 2014
High Sierra locations that are easily accessible are what most photographers want when looking for dramatic mountain landscapes, spring alpine wildflowers, clear mountain lakes, and aspen-covered slopes, painted a bright yellow in the autumn. Photograph sunsets reflected in Sierra lakes.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Anza-Borrego Desert Landscapes, California
082 - Anza-Borrego Desert Landscapes, California (PDF)
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Updated - April 2014
At the southern end of California near the Mexican Border, this state park spreads for a thousand square miles across desert badlands lying in the rain shadow of the San Ysidro Mountains. Early spring wildflowers, desert bighorn sheep, remote canyon springs surrounded by palm groves, and fascinating geological formations can be photographed at Anza-Borrego.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Point Reyes in Winter, California
087 - Point Reyes in Winter, California
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Updated - January 2016 / with color photos
Thirty miles north of the GoldenGate, a hook-shaped peninsula extends from the California coast. Point Reyes is a special place where panoramic images of the land meeting the sea can be photographed. Sandy beaches, ocean caves, green meadows, lakes, streams, and waterfalls can be photographed. Herds of tule elk graze open meadows on a narrow peninsula extending for miles into the Pacific.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Antelope Valley Wildflowers, California
089 - Antelope Valley Wildflowers, California
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Updated - April 2014 / with color photos
This newsletter is about my trip to photograph the Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve in the Mojave Desert. Find the best locations, with tips on solving wind problems and choosing the right close-up gear. Get ready for a spring wildflower season with details on the best locations in Antelope Valley, just north of Los Angeles.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Wildlife Refuges--San Francisco Bay, California
092 - Wildlife Refuges--San Francisco Bay, California
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Updated - March 2015 / with color photos

California’s Sacramento River Delta flows into the San Francisco Bay to form the largest estuarine ecosystem on the west coast of both North and South America. Scattered along the shoreline of the San Francisco Bay and the Delta are many wildlife refuges and ecological preserves. From November through January, millions of water birds arrive from their northern breeding grounds.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Redwood National Park, California
095 - Redwood National Park, California
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Soft rays of filtered sunlight are caught in the towering canopy of an ancient redwood forest along a winding trail leading above the northern California Coast. Dense summer fog is obscuring distant trees and dripping off rhododendrons. In every direction are great scenes to photograph. The trees are immense and the magenta rhododendron flowers reach far overhead.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Joshua Tree National Park, California
098 - Joshua Tree National Park, California
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Joshua Tree National Park, 140 miles east of Los Angeles, is in the center of Southern California and on the edge of the transition zone between the Mojave and the Sonoran Desert. This is a great place for spring wildflower photography and stark desert landscapes beneath brooding winter skies. This strange-looking tree is not a tree at all but a giant member of the lily family, its branches covered with needle-sharp daggers.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Back to Death Valley, California
104 - Back to Death Valley, California
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Stovepipe Wells dunes, Zabriskie Point, and Badwater are some of the best places to set up a tripod at sunrise. Dante's View, Ubehebe Crater, and Titus Canyon should be on the list of any visiting photographer. A single creosote bush at the base of a dune at sunrise or a stone on the edge of a salt pond at sunset can also inspire a photographer to create unique images of Death Valley.
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Photograph America Newsletter on California Wine Country
106 - California Wine Country (PDF with color photos)
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By late October, vineyards of the Napa and Sonoma Valleys have turned yellow. In November, leaves change to shades of red. Intertwine your photography with wine tasting tours through the area's famous wineries. This newsletter includes directions to my favorite spots for sunsets across the vineyards of Northern California.
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Photograph America Newsletter on San Francisco in the Rain
109 - San Francisco in the Rain (PDF with color photos)
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This newsletter offers something completely different: a photo exploration of the city of San Francisco during rainy days of the winter season. From Market Street, through Chinatown to North Beach and along the edge of the bay, this newsletter points out new ways of seeing and photographing the city.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Sequoia Ntl Park/Kings Canyon Ntl Park California
115 - Sequoia Ntl Park / Kings Canyon Ntl Park California
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Sequoia National Park, the second oldest national park in America, is south of and adjacent to Kings Canyon National Park, in the southern reaches of California’s Sierra Nevada Range. Visiting photographers will find spectacular images of sequoias, the world's largest living trees, a glacier-carved valley resembling Yosemite, and high alpine landscapes.
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Photograph America Newsletter on California's Central Coast
117 - California's Central Coast
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Between the rugged Ventana Wilderness and the Pacific Ocean, California's Central Coast has long sandy beaches, rocky headlands, trails to spectacular waterfalls, and the southernmost range of California redwoods. From Monterey to Morro Bay, this newsletter highlights my favorite photo locations with details on the best time of year to visit and where to find the trails, plus photo tips and techniques to improve your exposures for more dramatic images.
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Photograph America Newsletter on California's Southern Coast
121 - California's Southern Coast
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Escape crowded beaches and enjoy an exploration of the Southern California Coastline, with a photo exploration of the largest sand dune on the Pacific Coast, hidden surfing beaches, coastal wildlife refuges, and hiking trails into coastal groves of rare pines. With this newsletter, discover famous surfing beaches, state and city parks, lighthouses, and shoreline parks overlooking white sand beaches.
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Photograph America Newsletter on Lake Tahoe, California / Nevada
123 - Lake Tahoe, California / Nevada
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Lake Tahoe has photographic possibilities that every nature photographer will enjoy during any season of the year. High Sierra forests, alpine lakes, isolated beaches scattered with polished granite boulders, dramatic waterfalls, mountain meadows covered with wildflowers, and aspen groves painted with autumn colors are all just a three-hour drive from the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Photograph America Newsletter on California's Warner Range in Autumn
128 - California's Warner Range in Autumn
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The Warner Range is in a seldom-visited northeast corner of California and a great location for photographers searching for autumn color. The Warner Mountains are semi-legendary, a place few have heard of and fewer have explored. This lonely, majestic place promises spectacular scenery and the quiet solitude of mountain trails seldom photographed.
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