Sherman Gardens in Corona del Mar CA is a treasure house of beautiful orchid floral specimens from a wide range of varieties. Below are a couple of examples captured on my last visit to the gardens. What are your thoughts?
The other evening I happened upon this lone fisherman trying his luck at catching dinner in the surf on Little Corona del Mar beach. How can one resist taking a photograph when the sun is giving a sparkling back light to the splashing waves and generating a perfect silhouette of the fisherman? What are your [ Read full article …]
With the temperatures reaching north of 80 degrees F along the coast today, I thought it would be nice to provide a little Pacific Ocean spray from the Corona del Mar surf to cool everyone off a bit. What are your thoughts?
This afternoon there was a low tide at Little Corona del Mar Beach. Below is a capture of a couple enjoying the tide pools and rock formations exposed. If you click on the image to view the large version and look closely, you will also find several perched birds enjoying the view. What are your [ Read full article …]
While walking along the Corona del Mar bluff, I found this lone seagull willing to pose for a portrait. What are your thoughts?
If you are having a hectic day, spend little while at Sherman Gardens to enjoy the beauty and tranquility. The above photograph shows how the gardens appeared on my visit last Monday. By the way, entry is free on Mondays.
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 …]
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 …]
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 …]
If you would like to spend a tranquil afternoon enjoying gorgeous floral displays, consider attending the “Camellia Show” at Sherman Library & Gardens. You will find the library and botanical collections well worth your time. 14th Annual Camellia Show Hosted by the Orange County Camellia Society Saturday, January 21, 2012 1st time exhibitors welcome! Bloom [ Read full article …]