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Conquering Half Dome 2015
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STANISLAUS, CA Friday, July 17th, 2015 This trip was a long time coming. Going all the way back to March 2015 when my friend Sandy and I decided to apply for the Yosemite Lottery to attain a permit to hike … Read More

Relaxing Weekend Before Half Dome 2015
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Waddell Beach, CA Sunday, July 12th, 2015 This weekend I decided to take a break from all the training hikes that I had been enduring over the last few months in preparation of Half Dome. Saturday morning, my personal trainer … Read More

Half Dome Training at Big Basin 2015
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Big Basin, CA Sunday, July 5th, 2015 After experiencing a rather filling Saturday, I wanted to follow up with more training for my Half Dome hike coming up in two weeks, so I felt that the 11mile Berry Creek Falls … Read More

“Happy 239th Birthday America!”
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San Jose, CA Saturday, July 4th, 2015 Today marks America’s 239th birthday and since I have not treated myself to a good fireworks display since the one I experienced with the beautiful Miss Starr at Bridgeport, CA two years ago, … Read More

Eastern Sierra New Year 2015
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MOJAVE DESERT, CA Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 DAY 01: “Victorville to Lone Pine, CA” Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 On December 31st 2014, I made a last minute decision to hit the Eastern Sierra Nevadas yet again. My mission was to … Read More

Giant Eastern Sierra Photo Venture 2014
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MOJAVE DESERT, CA Saturday, November 29th, 2014 Near the end of 2014, Julia Starr and I set off on a stock photo adventure of grand proportions to California’s beautiful Eastern Sierra Nevada mountains via HWY 395 from the Mojave Desert. … Read More