Super Moon Rising

Marty CohenCarmel Valley Ranch, Full Moon, Moonrise20 Comments

Be sure to scroll down as there are 3 photos in this blog post. (Click on the photo to enlarge it.) A “Super Moon” is a full moon that looks especially large. The moon appears that large because it is as much as 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than the other full moons of 2012. This occurs when … Read More


Marty CohenCarmel Valley, Carmel Valley Ranch, Trees5 Comments

(Click on the photo to enlarge it.) There is a trail at Carmel Valley Ranch that winds up into the hills overlooking the Ranch. The hills are lined with a forest of very beautiful, large old Oak trees. As you hike up the trail, there are some great views down onto the Ranch property and the area where our home … Read More

The Fawn in the Lavender

Marty CohenCarmel Valley Ranch, Daily Photo, Deer1 Comment

(Click on the photo to enlarge. Click on the comment number bubble to leave a comment.) A young fawn and older sibling in the lavender hillside of Carmel Valley Ranch. Many deer, wild turkeys and an occasional fox can be seen grazing along the hillsides of Carmel Valley Ranch. The photo was taken with a Canon EOS 40D, EF70-200mm f/4L … Read More