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Landing
Landing

Landing

Landing. San Joaquin Valley, California. February 14 2014. © Copyright 2014 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.

A goose approaches a landing in a San Joaquin Valley wetlands pond at dusk

A goose (either Ross’s or snow goose) prepares to land in a San Joaquin Valley wetlands pond at dusk last winter. We frequently photograph winter migratory birds in California’s Central Valley, and we…

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Wetlands Pond, Reflected Winter Sky

Wetlands Pond, Reflected Winter Sky

Wetlands Pond, Reflected Winter Sky

Wetlands Pond, Reflected Winter Sky

Wetlands Pond, Reflected Winter Sky. San Joaquin Valley, California. February 14, 4014. © Copyright 2014 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.

A seasonal wetlands pond reflects a foggy winter sky

This is the third in this series of photographs from a beautifully atmospheric winter day in California’s San Joaquin Valley last winter. Although I shot the three…

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Pond, Trees, Reflected Winter Sky

Pond, Trees, Reflected Winter Sky

Pond, Trees, Reflected Winter Sky

Pond, Trees, Reflected Winter Sky

Pond, Trees, Reflected Winter Sky. San Joaquin Valley, California. February 14, 2014. © Copyright 2014 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.

A seasonal wetlands pond reflects a tree and foggy winter sky

This is the second in this sequence of three photographs that I’m sharing this week. All three were made nearly a half year ago on a foggy winter day in…

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Pond, Fog, and Sky

Pond, Fog, and Sky

Pond, Fog, and Sky

Pond, Fog, and Sky

Pond, Fog, and Sky. San Joaquin Valley, California. February 14, 2014. © Copyright 2014 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.

A few migratory birds on the reflecting surface of a wetland pond on a foggy morning

This is one of a series of three photographs that will appear here during the next few days. As I post each of them I will have a bit more to say about the ideas behind…

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Brown Pelicans, Fog, Water

Brown Pelicans, Fog, Water

Brown Pelicans, Fog, Water

Brown Pelicans, Fog, Water

Brown Pelicans, Fog, Water. Pacific Coast Highway, California. July 4, 2014. © Copyright 2014 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.

A large flock of brown pelicans flies above the Pacific Ocean on a foggy summer morning

I have a thing about pelicans. They seem to me to stand apart from other birds along the California coast, most often coasting sedately on the wind,…

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Fly Space Rigging
Fly Space Rigging

Fly Space Rigging

Fly Space Rigging. San Jose, California. March 23, 2014. © Copyright 2014 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.

Looking straight up into the fly space of the California Theater, San Jose

As I work on my three-year project photographic classical musicians, I spend a lotof time around their rehearsal and performance spaces. In addition to photographing the people, I have also…

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Thanks a Million!

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I missed the millionth view at the G Dan Mitchell Photography blog — I was busy working on a photograph — but not by much! Sometime before 9:00 PM PDT the blog served up its millionth page view.

Thank you to all of you who follow the blog and my photography. I appreciate it!

G Dan Mitchell is a California photographer and visual opportunist whose subjects include the Pacific coast, redwood…

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Thanks a Million!

I missed the millionth view at the G Dan Mitchell Photography blog — I was busy working on a photograph — but not by much! Sometime before 9:00 PM PDT the blog served up its millionth page view.

Thank you to all of you who follow the blog and my photography. I appreciate it!

G Dan Mitchellis a California photographer and visual opportunist whose subjects include the Pacific coast, redwood…

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Thanks (Almost) A Million

Thanks (Almost) A Million

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Just saw this chart on the stats page of my blog G Dan Mitchell Photography. Cool! Perhaps only a few hours away from a million views of the blog. Thanks to all who have visited and read it!

G Dan Mitchellis a California photographer and visual opportunist whose subjects include the Pacific coast, redwood forests, central California oak/grasslands, the Sierra Nevada, California deserts, urban…

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Fog, Trees, and Pond

Fog, Trees, and Pond

Fog, Trees, and Pond

Fog, Trees, and Pond

Fog, Trees, and Pond. San Joaquin Valley, California. February 14, 2014. © Copyright 2014 G Dan Mitchell – all rights reserved.

Tule fog nearly obscures a San Joaquin Valley pond and surrounding trees

This particular fog condition developed quickly as we were out in the San Joaquin Valley early on a winter morning photographing birds. The winter tule fog in the Valley is…

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