By Jonathan Comment?

Santa Monica Pier Aquarium Mural

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Looking at what’s just behind this mural makes me wonder how long it’s been here and how long before it’s defaced by graffiti. Hmm. Just underneath the Santa Monica Pier.

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Ocean Front Walk – Santa Monica, California

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Santa Monica, a city where they don’t put the prices of drinks on the menu, and you feel ridiculous having to ask. And there are these lovely little shacks, located just behind the bustling Santa Monica Pier. If San Francisco has the painted ladies, what are these? Painted crack-whores? Oh…

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Sandhill Crane at the Reifel Bird Sanctuary

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Sit still, would ya! Sandhill Cranes are certainly not the most cooperative of animals. They seem to be incredibly curious about what people are doing and have an annoying habit of advancing rapidly toward the camera lens! It makes focusing on their beady little eyes extra challenging. Taken at the…

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Windows to the Soul

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You’ll have to excuse the pretentious title. I like taking photos a lot more than I like making them. Shot with florescent lights. Anyone who tells you it can’t be done hasn’t heard of custom white balance.

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Staff Residence at Alcatraz

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Alcatraz only closed about 50 years ago, so it’s quite amazing how much decay can occur in such a short space of time. I guess being in the middle of the ocean and constantly bombarded by salty sea air and wind doesn’t help, but still… There’s not much left of…

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