Two Chilly Mornings

Boulders glowing in morning twilight, fog rising from Lake Hodges, Bernardo Mountain in the distance. Rancho Bernardo, California; December 2021.

Not unusual for December, we had a couple of rather chilly nights where temperatures dropped enough to allow a little bit of hoarfrost building up overnight in open areas. Since it’s not often that there’s a chance to photograph “things with frost” at our latitude and elevation, I took the opportunity to be out early with the camera.

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Halloween Sunset, Bernardo Mountain

Halloween sunset with Bernardo Mountain and Lake Hodges, October 2020.

The skies looked promising yesterday in the late afternoon, so I went for a quick walk to “that new/old spot” overlooking Lake Hodges again. I knew that the direction probably wouldn’t be “perfect” for a sunset photo so this was more to still my curiosity.

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