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Cedar Tree

Cedar Tree A large, old cedar Tree in the neighborhood holds lots of character. I think this is the only cedar nearby and its different look always makes a visual impact when you see it.  Join me on Douglas E. … Continue reading

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Stormy Day, Los Angeles

Stormy Day, Los Angeles The rain clouds backdrop the neighborhood trees during a short break in the rain.  Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Little Tujunga Canyon, Los Angeles in Black and White Little Tujunga … Continue reading

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Bauhinia Flower Watercolor

Bauhinia Flower A neighbor has a small stand of this tree in their front yard and it reliably blooms every year. It even throws off a great number of seeds. Which I have used to start my own trees. Join … Continue reading

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The Humble Dandelion

The Humble Dandelion Most of us consider this a weed, but dandelions are an important early spring food source for honeybees. Consider waiting until they start to go to seed before removing them. Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography … Continue reading

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Pelican and Cormorant

Pelican and Cormorant Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve   Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Mulefat Flowers, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve Sycamore, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve White Pelican Through the Reeds Pelican on the lake Sepulveda … Continue reading

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Along the path

Along the path Los Angeles? No way? But true. Less than 1 mile from my house.  Get this photo as prints and on a variety of products exclusively from Douglas E. Welch See all the products in this series Join … Continue reading

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Wild Rose Leaves

Wild Rose Leaves New growth on the wild roses as Spring approaches Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Sycamore in the Arroyo Seco [Watercolor] Sycamore Leaves and Seeds [Photo] Winter Leaves [Photo] Liquidambar leaves (Watercolor) … Continue reading

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White Pelican Through the Reeds

White Pelican Through the Reeds Another pelican at the Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve just a mile from the house and next to the busy 405 freeway.  Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Mulefat Flowers, Sepulveda … Continue reading

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Mulefat Flowers, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve

Mulefat Flowers, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve Mulefat in full Flower. The name comes from a belief that if mules ate this plant it would cause bloat.    Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Sepulveda Basin … Continue reading

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Pelican on the lake

Pelican on the lake White pelicans are regular visitors to the Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve but can seem out of place to many visitors who think of them only as seaside birds. Pelicans nest on freshwater lakes although they often … Continue reading

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Sycamore, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve

Sycamore, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve This winter sycamore exposes all its twists and turns.  Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve [Photo] Small yellow flowers, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Area Sycamore Leaves 🍁 … Continue reading

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Small yellow flowers, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Area

Small yellow flowers, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Area Tool a break yesterday afternoon and strolled around the Wildlife Reserve  Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Mulefat Flowers, Sepulveda Basin Wildlife Reserve Placerita Canyon Burn Area Sepulveda … Continue reading

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Placerita Canyon 6

Placerita Canyon 6 A lovely Los Angeles landscape stretching into the distance.  Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Learn more about the Angele National Forest and the San Gabriel Mountains with these books and maps    * A portion of … Continue reading

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Dark Sky

Dark Sky  Black limbs against brooding sky. That should be the cover for some dark Gothic novel.  Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Winter Sky Pines, Sky and Sun [Photo] Winter Sky Redux Pine Tree … Continue reading

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Sunset on the Ash Tree

Sunset on the Ash Tree A different composition for this scene from yesterday. Capturing a short moment at the end of the day.  Join me on Douglas E. Welch Photography on Facebook Related Posts: Little Tujunga Canyon, Angeles National Forest … Continue reading

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