Brad Templeton's Panoramic Photography
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The Best of California (Non-San Francisco)

The Best of California (Non-San Francisco)

See also panoramas from the San Francisco Bay Area, San Francisco and Death Valley.


Panorama: Napa Valley from the hills
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The Napa Valley, centered on Oakville, after a rare thunderstorm has blown through. The wine train can be seen on its tracks.


Panorama: Mt. Shasta from road to Castle Lake
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Mount Shasta and Black Butte, from the road up to Castle Lake, July 4, 1999. Taken with Pentax P&S, so some problems with vignetting. Shasta usually has more snow. This was a lighter year.


Panorama: Sundial Bridge, Redding, California

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The new Sundial bridge over the Sacramento River in Redding. Taken the day it was opened to the public.


Panorama: Burney Falls with river
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Burney Falls, dubbed the 8th wonder of the world (along with many other things) in the morning, time-exposure to blur running water.


Panorama: Burney Falls from the rail

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Burney from the railing. (This photo is available as a jigsaw puzzle from Ravensberger.)


Panorama: Burney Falls from the wall

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Burney from the wall of the cliff. Note girl preparing to jump into pool to get sense of scale.


Panorama: Tunnel view from Yosemite

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The famous Yosemite "Tunnel View" and sunset. It's a hazy fall day. A better version of this is in the works.


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The tufas on mono lake, in a 360 degree view. The tufas grow in the alkalai lake as gas bubbles up from underneath.


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Another view inside the Tufas


Panorama: 360 view from Point Reyes lighthouse
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A 360 from above the Pt. Reyes lighthouse on a rare fog-free day.


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The sierra ghost town of Bodie, a very popular target for photographers. Shot just at sunset as the sun snuck through otherwise overcast clouds for a great view of sunny hills and cloudy skies.


Panorama: Glacier Point, Yosemite National Park
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A panorama from Glacier Point above Yosemite Valley. A hazy day, but enhanced to remove the haze.


Panorama: After a fire in Yosemite
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The scene of a forest fire on the road up to Glacier Point in Yosemite.


Panorama: Mount Shasta Fun Run from the bridge
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The Mt. Shasta July 4 fun-run crosses I-5. It's not really easy to shoot a pano with a crowd of moving people so this one is full of blend errors, but it is interesting.


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Bristlecone pines high in the white mountains


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Mosquito lake in the Sierras


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Twin Falls, looking down, at Mammoth


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Waterfall into the Pacific on Big Sur Coast


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