Thursday, May 7, 2015

Summer afternoon in Ocean beach...

Ocean beach on summer afternoon....not only sand, sun and surf....but, dogs of all breed, shape and size..surfers, beach goers...seaweeds, pelicans..even cats...








Saturday, April 25, 2015

Things that caught my attention...

The old mulberry tree, laden with bountiful berries..no wonder, birds flock here...

Lily of the Nile bud about to unfurl...

Tiny olive drupes....

Fluffy male blue bird..

Palm panicle...

Inky blue sky...a storm is brewing up...

An Allen hummingbird....

An oriole on the camphor tree.......

Southern magnolia..........

Sunday, April 19, 2015

La Jolla shore attractions...

These guys are the reasons that La Jolla shore is such an interesting place...

The mighty gulls...

Cute ground squirrels...



The slippery sea lions..

Napping harbour seals..

The tranquil seascape...

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Spring in SDSU....

Spring scenes from SDSU....

Chestnut flowers........

Mesquite blooms...

One of the many resident feral cat.....

Sausage fruit....

Cockspur coral...

Wind chimes...

Jacaranda...

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Spring treats............

Loquats are ripening in prolific bunches....

The silky oak trees are golden with zillion bristle-like blooms...

The grass that was lush green months back has turned a picture of summer meadow...

The pretty red pomegranate flowers look absolute stunning on the tender green foligae...

Redbuds studded to the bare trees appear as spectacular as ever...

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Flowers......

While waiting for our Antelope Canyon tour truck, I captured these pretty flowers gracing the premises of the market complex...........

Tulips........

Callery pear...

Wisteria.......

Mahonia......

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Road trip pictures....

Pictures from our road trip................

Myself in front of the lovelock display in Zion National park............

 At Bryce Point in Bryce National park...........

Surya atop a sand dune in Coral pink sand dunes state park............

I am on the rim of Horseshoe bend....

He is inside the Upper Antelope Canyon.........

Monday, April 6, 2015

Lake Powell..........

Lake Powell...the visible bathtub ring...........

Glen canyon dam on the lake...........

Carps near the dock...

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Zion national park......

Its a great start, when you wake up in the morning and greeted by this majestic view.....the iconic sandstone cliffs of Zion national park............

Springdale, the gateway to the park...endless queues of vehicles to enter the mesmerizing landscape...

Here, I enter to my  7th USA national park so far....