I recently started a new photography project. My little town is full of interesting shops, old buildings and very unique people. This project will document the people and buildings of this town throughout the year. Let’s start the series from the top of the parking garage downtown. The Packing House is a old building where they packed lemons from the many local citrus farms. Now it holds cafes, boutique stores, a kid’s cooking class and a used book store. 

I love taking my children to wander around the colleges in our area. The juxtaposition of little kids on campuses of higher learning has always interested me. This campus is Scripps College, a private women’s college that’s been around since the 1920s. It seems that beauty is everywhere on that campus, especially the windows. This first one was right above air conditioner machines. Later on our walk, we ended up at the Rose Garden and Graffiti Wall. Each graduating class… Read more »