Photo collections and slide shows

Garden Tour

In May 2004 my garden on Baldwin St. was featured on the Santa Cruz Baroque Festival Garden Tour!

New York City Feb 2005

Wherein Kate and Steve visit Christo’s “The Gates” in Central Park

“The Unit”

The High St. studio where I lived in Santa Cruz after selling my house in 2004.  Compact and efficient - talk about downsizing!

A Visit to Comfort, TX

In 2005, Kate and Steve visited the town of Comfort, in the Texas hill country, where Charlie Hoge spent a year in his youth

Escalante Utah 2006

Our two weeks exploring the canyons around the Hole in the Rock Road

NZ Architecture

Interesting architectural examples seen on our 2006 trip to New Zealand

At Home

On The Road

Elk Bugling

It’s fall, and time for the annual elk circus in Rocky Mtn National Park.

Around Boulder

Rocky Mtn Hiking

A great hike we did around the Crater Lakes area above Rollinsville

Travels Abroad

Maine, 2006

An August week spent with my friend Bob on his boat Fridur II, cruising the harbors, inlets and islands of coastal Maine.

Crosscountry Road Trip

In October 2005, Kate and I took off for a roadtrip across America in the Syncro, with various  trials and tribulations along the way

Canyonlands 2003

A desert camping trip to the Dollhouse area of Canyonlands National Park in Utah.

Sailing Trips


Arches Nat’l Park 2008

A week’s Syncro camping in the Utah desert just north of the Arches NP boundary, with hiking forays to see some park highlights.

Frank LLoyd Wright

A few FLW buildings we visited in the Midwest in 2008, including Taliesin East.

Bicycling Spain, Morocco and Turkey, 2008

Nine months cycling around the Mediterranean in Spain, Morocco and Turkey.

Turkish Gulet Cruise, 2008

During our tour of Turkey we took a week off the bikes for a sybaritic sailboat cruise along the Aegean coastline.  These are a few photos of life aboard a traditional Turkish gulet.

Bahamas, 2007

Another trip with Bob on the Fridur II, 2 weeks in the spring of 2007 cruising the Abaco Islands in the northern Bahamas.

The House at 150 Baldwin St.

This links to a page of photo galleries of the house where I used to live in Santa Cruz.  Kate and I did alot of great garden and remodeling projects here.

Christ the Light Cathedral

The fabulous new cathedral designed in 2005 by Skidmore Owings and Merrill and built of concrete, glass and timbers in downtown Oakland, California.

The House at Tahoe

A weekend “cabin” built near South Lake Tahoe by my grandfather in 1955, an amazing example of mid-century modern architecture.

Miscellaneous Fun Stuff

Maker Faire 2009

While visiting California in Spring 2009 I attended the Maker Faire, a highly inspiring convocation of inventors, hackers, cyber-artists and steam punks.

New Zealand, 2006

Kate and Steve spend 2 summer months touring the north and south islands of New Zealand in their hippy van.

Iceland, 2006

Steve takes a brief but spectacular late summer expedition to Iceland.

Bicycling India, 2010

A gallery of our 5 months of bike touring and traveling through Rajasthan, South India, and the Andaman Islands.