Tag Archive: RIverside CA

Rubidoux Return

Though for many years I used to hike Mount Rubidoux in the mornings five or six times a week, there were quite a number of months that I didn’t do that. There were… Continue reading


Fairmount Park, Riverside, California. 


Viewpoint: Anza Narrows. Angeles (left) and San Bernardino Mountains in the background.


This image was made at The Fox Theater in Downtown Riverside, California. 

Cloud Cover

This photograph was taken at Sycamore Canyon, Riverside, California. I used a Nikon FG and Kentmere 100 Film.

A Mt. Rubidoux Gallery

All of the photographs in this gallery were made while hiking on Riverside, California’s Mt. Rubidoux. They were made with various digital cameras. As always, click on a photograph to view the larger… Continue reading


Saturday, May 25, was the first time all of my grandchildren were in the same place at the same time. I’d been looking forward to that event for several months, so I was… Continue reading

The May 8th Rant

I originally titled this post “WTF?”, then decided to clean it up a bit (at least the title), but that information tells you what I really thought about this at the time. After… Continue reading

Show and Go 2013

On Saturday morning Lisa and I headed to downtown Riverside for the annual Show and Go car show. We started the day off with the pancake breakfast served up by the local Rotary… Continue reading

The Hot Rods

This one is for Edwina, the author of re:retro, who likes Hot Rods. These photos are from the 2013 annual Show and Go car show held in Riverside, California. Keep in mind that… Continue reading

The Corvettes

A beauty. And the car doesn’t look bad, either. Shot with a Panasonic Lumix G1 M 4/3 camera. On Saturday morning I went over to the “Digital Darkside“: Rather than taking one or… Continue reading

Mission Galleria

Nikon N90s, Nikon 50mm Lens, Kentmere 100 Film.

Walk With The Animals

The photographs in this post are from the annual Walk With The Animals event In Fairmount Park, Riverside, California, specifically the event held on March 16, 2013. The proceeds from the event benefit… Continue reading

Thunderbird Reflections

I have to go shoot a softball team today. With a digital camera. It is somewhat odd. The camera, a Nikon D200, is typically in my son’s possession, because it is the best… Continue reading


Photograph made at the Mission Inn, Riverside, California. Yashica Mat 124, Ilford Delta Pro 100 film.

Up A Tree

These photographs were made at Anza Narrows Park in Riverside. My grandson and I were out shooting with the Yashica Mat 124 loaded with Fuji Neopan Acros 100 film and using the Sunny… Continue reading

Cars and Cappuccino

Every Saturday morning from 8:00 am to 12:00, the Magnone Trattoria & Market in Riverside, California hosts a Cars and Cappuccino event. It is a small car show, with about 25 classic vehicles… Continue reading

Santa Ana View

This photograph is a view of the landscape around the Santa Ana River, which flows through Riverside, California toward the Coastal Plain in Orange County. Though you can’t see the river itself, it… Continue reading

River City Lights

These photographs were made with a Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX01 from Mount Rubidoux in Riverside, California. For a few years I was in the habit of walking the mountain nearly every morning. I haven’t… Continue reading

Dog Walk

Saturday, March 17, 2013, Fairmount Park, Riverside, California. 

Hood Ornaments

With the exception of the black and white photo, which was made with a Nikon N90s on Kentmere 100 film, these photographs were made with a Panasonic Lumix FX01. I included the monochrome… Continue reading

1962 Corvette

This 1962 Corvette was at the Riverwalk Car Show in Riverside, California on March 2, 2013. I was shooting with a Nikon N90s and 50mm lens. It was a small show with around… Continue reading

The Darkroom @ Division 9

This post is for local film shooters. There is a new source for film cameras and accessories, 35mm and 120 film, film processing, print processing materials, darkroom rentals, and film workshops in the… Continue reading


The Chevrolet shown here was at the Law’s Show and Shine on Saturday, March 2, 2013. Law’s is a Bar/Restaurant in Riverside, California. I used my second Nikon N90s, a Nikon f/1.8 50mm… Continue reading


Though it appears to be one continuous ridgeline, this photograph is actually of two; Box Springs Mountain on the left and Mt. San Jacinto in the center. Box Springs Mountain was 4.5 miles… Continue reading


Nikon N90s, 28mm lens, Kentmere 100 film.

Sunrise Surprise

This one was made on the morning of January 9, 2013, at Anza Narrows. The “surprise” was the presence of another photographer. I’ve always had the place to myself early in the morning.… Continue reading


I like looking at this clock whenever I’m walking around the downtown mall in Riverside. I’m not sure why, because it is somewhat ornate and I don’t generally like ornate objects. It does… Continue reading

Festival of Lights

Begun in 1992, the Riverside Festival of Lights draws over 150,000 visitors yearly and is considered by many attendees to be a traditional family event. These digital photographs were made on December 3,… Continue reading

Black Lamps

“Street” lamps in Riverside’s downtown walk-through plaza. Yashica Electro 35 GSN rangefinder camera and Kentmere 100 black and white film. 

America In Riverside

America’s Dewey and Gerry playing Ventura Highway. This photograph was made on November 9, 2012 with a Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX01. America was playing the Fox Theatre in Riverside, California. The band was playing… Continue reading


Location: Anza Narrows. Panasonic Lumix G1, f/18, 1/250 Sec., ISO 250, Spot metering.

Thirty Horses

After meeting in Riverside on October 28th, we decided to have breakfast, particularly the hashbrowns, at The Soup Shoppe in the Brockton Arcade before riding toward the town of Julian in San Diego… Continue reading

Boathouse and Coffee

This boathouse is in Fairmount Park in Riverside, California, and houses rental paddleboats, which can be used on the three lakes in the park. The lower story of the boathouse at the water… Continue reading

Box Springs

This photograph is a view toward Box Springs Mountain from Mount Rubidoux in Riverside, California. I captured it in September 2009 with a Nikon D200, a camera that I rarely use nowadays. That camera… Continue reading

Around the Mission Inn

The photos shown here are from The Mission Inn and the area around it, in Riverside, California. The area is the center of Riverside’s downtown. I lived at The Mission Inn during the… Continue reading

Citrus Town

The photographs shown here are of large reproductions of orange crate labels hung on a long wall near Riverside’s City Hall building. The photos were made on July 7, 2012 with a Yashica… Continue reading

California Citrus

This photo was taken from one of the many trails that meander through the California Citrus State Historical Park in Riverside, CA. Built to preserve part of the citrus industry’s cultural heritage, the… Continue reading

Hidden Valley

This photograph is from the Hidden Valley Wildlife Area in Riverside, CA. I made it with the Nikon D200 and Nikon 18-105mm VR lens in December of 2010, but never published it on… Continue reading

The Soup Shop

Lisa and I went to this restaurant, The Soup Shop in Riverside, California, on Sunday morning (6-24-2012) for breakfast. It is a small, but favored place for breakfast on the weekend. It serves… Continue reading