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Newport Dunes ~ 4th of July Fireworks Show ~ Newport Beach CA

Each year the City of Newport Beach in conjunction with the Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort present an amazing fireworks display. It has been Orange County’s most spectacular seaside fireworks display for 50 years. I thought it would be fun to go see the display and capture it with my camera. After looking at the Newport [ Read full article …]

The 18th Annual Balboa Island Parade

Each year the Balboa Island Improvement Association and the Balboa Island Business Association host a parade down Marine Avenue on Balboa Island. After living in the Newport Beach area for over forty years and having never viewed the parade, I thought it was time to see what all the fuss was about. As it turned [ Read full article …]

Field of Honor 2012 ~ Newport Beach, California

This last weekend the The Exchange Club of Newport Harbor hosted the 2012 Field Of Honor display at the Castaways Park in Newport Beach. The Exchange Club performs this feat annually to remember and honor those men and women who haved given so much to preserve the freedom of this country we enjoy. The display [ Read full article …]

Perigee moon over Newport Center, Newport Beach, California

It came to my attention through an internet article that a perigee moon and full moon would coincide ( “supermoon” ) and be visible on Saturday evening, May 5, 2012. After some research, it seemed that the moon-rise would be visible on the eastern horizon just after sunset. To locate just the right setting with [ Read full article …]

Images of Newport Aquatic Center ~ Dover Shores ~ Newport Beach CA

  Last weekend a thought came to me that it might be fun, for one day, to photograph subjects which contained strong patterns.  Since I had never visited the  Newport Aquatic Center, it seemed like a good candidate for this exercise.  Below is the photo essay of the day. Click on any image to view [ Read full article …]

Featured Home ~ 503 Redlands Avenue ~ Newport Heights ~ Newport Beach, CA

Situated on a quite street in the Newport Heights community of Newport Beach, the 503 Redlands Avenue home is positioned one block from Newport Heights Elementary School, seven blocks from Newport Harbor High School and a short distance from the Mariners Mile Shopping District.  A perfect location for convenient family living. Designed in the Nantucket [ Read full article …]

39th Annual Newport Boat Show ~ April 19 ~ 22, 2012

If you have any interest in acquiring a new boat or learning about the latest marine equipment, then you might want to attend the Newport Boat Show being presented April 19 – 22, 2012.  It is the most extensive in water display of large yachts on the West Coast. There will be more than 300 [ Read full article …]

Featured Home ~ 2495 Ocean Boulevard ~ Corona del Mar, CA

Hidden away from public view and nestled into the bluff-side in the Corona del mar Village, south of Pacific Coast Highway, the 2495 Ocean Boulevard home is located on the bayfront at the intersection of Carnation Ave and Ocean Boulevard. From the street, the home is all but hidden offering complete privacy. Yet from the water [ Read full article …]

Featured Home ~ 223 Jasmine Avenue ~ Corona del Mar, CA

Perched upon a larger than normal lot ( 40 feet wide ) in the Village south of Pacific Coast Highway, the 223 Jasmine Avenue home is located just six houses away from Ocean Boulevard and the Corona del Mar ocean bluff. Corona del Mar’s newest home by Nicholson Companies features a Santa Barbara design reflecting [ Read full article …]

Featured Home ~ 208 Marigold Avenue ~ Corona del Mar, CA

Sitting on one of a very few 45 foot wide lots in the Village south of Pacific Coast Highway, the 208 Marigold Avenue home is located only one house from Ocean Boulevard and the Corona del Mar ocean bluff. The property is situated such that the living room and master bedroom enjoy a nice view [ Read full article …]