Hawkins Photo Alchemy

Photography by Joseph B Hawkins, Jr.

"Alchemy" - A Power or Process of Transforming Something Common Into Something Special

Wishon Reservoir

Wishon Reservoir

WISHON RESERVOIR MILKY WAY IMAGE CAPTURE Wishon Dam (National ID # CA00411) is a dam in Fresno County, California in the Sierra National Forest, in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range. It impounds the North Fork Kings River to form Wishon Reservoir.The earthen and...
Pine Flat Lake at Night

Pine Flat Lake at Night

PINE FLAT LAKE AT NIGHT Sheltering in place and social distancing continues. As is likely true for many of us we have had to find new ways to spend our time, hopefully in a constructive way.  I have taken the time to improve my photo skills studying and practicing...
Ansel Adams Wilderness

Ansel Adams Wilderness

Ansel Adams Wilderness – Sierra Nevada This trip into the Eastern  Sierra Nevada was into the Ansel Adams Wilderness. We hiked into the Wilderness along the Pacific Crest Trail from Agnew Meadows up to Thousand Island Lake where we spent two beautiful nights....
John Muir Wilderness

John Muir Wilderness

John Muir Wilderness – Sierra Nevada I took a weekend trip to the central Sierra Nevada into the John Muir Wilderness in preparation for a longer trip next month. This tree day two night trip started at Lake Thomas Edison from where we hiked up to Devils Bathtub...
Utah – Photography Heaven

Utah – Photography Heaven

Southern Utah is a Photographers Dream Location A road trip to southern Utah should be on every landscape photographer’s wish list. With six national parks, five national monuments, and other national recreation areas and historic sites the natural landscape offers...