This is a short video (6 seconds) of a Ten-lined June Beetle lifting off, which I took on a hot (103 degrees) day in Big Pine, California.
A Cedar Waxwing doing what they do, eating berries!
While we were waiting for Kassidy's white coat ceremony at the DelMar Hilton in California, Kim found a piano; a large, beautiful piano. A piano which Kim made sing! If you have not heard Kim play you are truly missing something beautiful!
I photographed this Western Fence Lizard as it warmed itself early one morning outside Alpine, California.
Great Basin Fence Lizard, California
California King Snake, California
Kim and Lucy take a break while hiking Cuyamaca Rancho State Park in southern California.
House Finch (Male), California