Sunrise at Clark Dry Lake, Anza Borrego

Clark Dry Lake, Anza Borrego State Park, California by Anne McKinnell

One of my favourite discoveries from last year's snowbird trip is Anza Borrego State Park in California. It's only about half an hour from Palm Springs and there are tons of excellent boondocking locations in the park. "Boondocking," in case you don't know, is where you camp off the grid for free. You wanna know the best part about boondocking in Anza Borrego State Park? … [Read more...]

Clark Dry Lake, Anza Borrego State Park, California

Clark Dry Lake, Anza Borrego State Park, California

The year is off to a great start! I jumped around a bit in the order I processed my recent images, but the image below is the very first frame I took on January 1, 2013! Please click the image to view a larger version. This is Clark Dry Lake in Anza Borrego State Park where we were boondocking just a short distance away and the first day of the year brought a stunning … [Read more...]

Strathcona Sunrise and Being Happy Again

Buttle Lake, Strathcona Park, British Columbia

I got stuck in sad. After Oscar died I went through all the normal stages of the grieving process until I got to the sad stage and that's where I got stuck. I didn't pick up my camera for 6 weeks and that's a long time for a photographer to not photography anything. My camera is the tool I use to help myself become a happier person. It helps me focus on the good things in … [Read more...]