Sometimes I like tot turn up the HDR filters just to see what appears.
There are pieces of other worlds that could have been. Past battles from wars long decided. The victors build the shiny new edifices while the vanquished slowly crumble and fade in plain sight.
Mission San Juan Bautista, San Juan Bautista, California.
Petaluma’s Sternwheel, Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco, California.
“A journey is a person in itself; no two are alike. And all plans, safeguards, policies and coercion are fruitless. We find after years of struggle that we do not take a trip; a trip takes us.”
― John Steinbeck
As seen just around the corner from the National Steinbeck Center, Salinas, California.
San Juan Bautista, California.
Somewhere in Santa Cruz, CA.
Four Mile Beach near sunset, Santa Cruz, CA.
The San Francisco Bay Bridge at sunrise.