I took my youngest daughter out to the local refuge in search for some Owls. On the way I stopped and captured one of my favorite shore birds, Black-necked Stilts, from the window of the van.
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I was born and raised in Southwestern Pennsylvania, but now I live in the Central Valley of California.
I’m a nature photographer specializing in fine art landscape, nature, wildlife, black & white and inspirational photography. But my passion is landscape photography.
Besides photography, I enjoyed hiking and backpacking and I enjoyed fixing up muscle cars. I have a 1968 Dodge Coronet 500 convertible waiting for a restoration and have been known to drag race my 1969 Pontiac Firebird 400 at Sacramento Raceway, at least before my knees went south.
New Blog Framework – Custom ‘Trending Theme’ – Justin Tadlock
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This afternoon, we spent the day at Moore's Karate in Turlock California at the first Training and Sparring Competition Day. They both had f
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) for the Photographer
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Mike Matenkosky - Central Valley CA Landscape & Nature Photographer
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HDR Photography Using Layer Masks and Hand Blending Techniques in Photoshop
An article about creating realistic HDRs using Layer Masks and hand-blending techniques in Photoshop.
Atwater Community Bible Church - Winton Way; Atwater, CA 95301
Atwater Community Bible Church is located at 5890 North Winton Way in Atwater California 95301 between Winton and Merced CA.
Radio Control Model Airplane & Single Stick Transmitter Stuff
I showcase my radio control Single Stick Stuff and some of my newer electric powered, foamies, and sailplane model airplanes here.
Pictures of Pontiac, Dodge & Chevrolet - Mike's Car Lot
Mike's Car Lot - Photos of my Pontiac, Chysler and Chevrolet cars.