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July 2011

Day 57: Of Springs and Concrete

Day 57: Of Springs and Concrete I think my pictures speak for themselves why I prefer to visit the great outdoors than visiting the concrete jungles. The great expanse of the “wild” west makes any person feel insignificant, and appreciative, of the world. Yet here I find myself today in the concrete jungle, visiting my brother and taking time to see...more
July 5th, 2011 | No Comments

Day 56: Exploration for Independence Day

Day 56: Exploration for Independence Day America was “discovered” during the era of exploration. Western civilization had become fascinated with finding the last frontier. While the Fourth of July is meant to be a holiday to celebrate our independence as a country it seemed fitting to spend my holiday in one of the last frontiers: A cave. There are few places...more
July 4th, 2011 | 1 Comment

Day 55: Deep into the Earth and Towering High into the Sky

Day 55: Deep into the Earth and Towering High into the Sky

Balance is important in your day to day life. One has to enjoy both the warm sunshine and the starry nights to have a complete day. Life is never about choosing left, right or even straight but rather to chose a mix of the three until you find that perfect place.


July 3rd, 2011 | No Comments

Day 54: Breaktime

Day 54: Breaktime Hey, when your traveling involves this much documenting, learning, experiencing and picture taking you are BOUND to need a little break. It's time for R&R. The picture above describes most of my day. :) See you all...more
July 2nd, 2011 | No Comments

Day 53: Breathtaking Highway 101

Day 53: Breathtaking Highway 101 This morning, waking up near Brookings, Oregon in Umpqua Lighthouse State Park I was quite excited. Today I'd be heading South along the famous highway 101 into the state of my birth. The drive itself is so scenic it becomes hard to get more than a few miles without taking pictures. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="640"]...more
July 1st, 2011 | No Comments