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View from Knob Hill

View from Knob Hill, San Francisco, California

A night on Knob Hill in San Francisco, California. View from Knob Hill Dan Florence August 2015 Purchase: framed print, mounted print, greeting card / post card, canvas print, or photo print

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Fourth of July parade

Fourth of July parade

A boy watches the delightful procession of an Independence Day parade. Fourth of July parade by Dan Florence July 2015

Posted in Art

Growing corn

Growing corn

Sorry, you don\’t have HTML5 video. You can try to view the gif directly: http://danflorence.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/corn.gif. Ears of corn growing in the garden. Growing corn by Dan Florence Sep 2014 This piece is part of my gif work published at modgif.tumblr.com.

Posted in Art, Gif

Washington Monument in autumn

3D gif of Washington Monument in fall

Sorry, you don\’t have HTML5 video. You can try to view the gif directly: http://danflorence.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/washington-monument.gif. Washington Monument in Washington, D.C., viewed from the Thomas Jefferson Memorial. Washington Monument in autumn by Dan Florence Nov 2014 This piece is part of

Posted in Art, Gif

Sunny blossoms

Sunny blossoms

Blossoms on an autumn afternoon. Sunny blossoms by Dan Florence Sep 2014 This piece is part of my gif work published at modgif.tumblr.com. Share on tumblr.

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Hong Kong skyline at night

3D stereoscopic image of the Hong Kong skyline at night

The Hong Kong skyline at night, as seen from Victoria Peak. Hong Kong skyline by Dan Florence Oct 2014 This piece is part of my gif work published at modgif.tumblr.com. Share on tumblr.

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Newborn baby bath

My newborn baby girl getting her hair washed

My newborn baby girl getting her hair washed. Newborn baby bath by Dan Florence Sep 2014 This piece is part of my gif work published at modgif.tumblr.com

Posted in Art, Gif

Rainbow lilacs

A rainbow arcs above purple lilacs

May is a time of year when you might smell the sweet scent of lilacs mingled with the fresh air of recent rain. Rainbow lilacs by Dan Florence May 2011 Purchase: framed print, mounted print, greeting card / post card,

Posted in Art, Nature

Another brick in the wall

The beauty of youth contrasts the monotony of a brick-walled alley on a chilly afternoon in early spring.

The beauty of youth contrasts the monotony of a brick-walled alley on a chilly afternoon in early spring.

Posted in Unlisted

Letting Go

Plane dropping flame retardant on a wildfire that is approaching a nearby home

One of the most difficult things a photographer has to do is giving up on an image. Sometimes, for whatever reason, the quality just isn’t there, and you have to let it go. You often hear movie directors lament the scenes they had to cut from their final film. They’ll even include that extra footage in the special features release. I guess this is going to be my special features.

Posted in News

Ready for next year

A head of a dry plant stalk waits for the coming wind and snow to carry the rest of its seeds to the ground. Next year, hopefully, they will take root and grow to have seeds of their own. Until then, a spider has left trails around the dried stems.

A head of a dry plant stalk waits for the coming wind and snow to carry its seeds to the ground. Next year, hopefully, they will take root and grow to have seeds of their own.

Posted in Art, Nature

A magic night descends on the farm

Christmas Eve brings expectation, the magic of Santa, and reminders of a child's birth. This year it also brought a vivid sunset over the farm.

Christmas Eve brings expectation, the magic of Santa, and reminders of a child’s birth. This year it also brought a vivid sunset over the farm.

Posted in Art

Clinging to summer

Rowan berries cling to the waning warmth of summer as the chill of mountain winter descends on the surrounding forest.

Rowan berries cling to the waning warmth of summer as the chill of mountain winter descends on the surrounding forest.

Posted in Art, Nature

Blossoms as fruit

Grape hyacinth bring early color to beds of green, their inverted grape bunches pointing to cloudy wet skies. The tight tiny blooms swell near to bursting.

Grape hyacinth bring early color to beds of green, their inverted grape bunches pointing to cloudy wet skies. The tight tiny blooms swell near to bursting. Blossoms as fruit by Dan Florence Apr. 2011 Purchase: framed print, mounted print, greeting

Posted in Art, Nature

Where faeries live

An aging log bridges a mountain stream, providing the perfect haven for the delicate mushroom cones of a colony of fungi.

An aging log bridges a mountain stream, providing the perfect haven for the delicate mushroom cones of a colony of fungi.

Posted in Art, Nature

Lucky fence

A pair of horseshoes bring luck to a farmer's field as a sunset silhouettes the gnarled frame of a lifeless tree. Idle irrigation pipes lie next to the barbed-wire fence, waiting to water the crops.

A pair of horseshoes bring luck to a farmer’s field as a sunset silhouettes the gnarled frame of a lifeless tree. Idle irrigation pipes lie next to the barbed-wire fence, waiting to water the crops.

Posted in Art

Welcome!

Dan Florence

I’ve finally created a place to begin sharing my photography with the world and I am REALLY EXCITED!!! (You can tell because I used all caps and three exclamation points.) I’ll be adding new photos as I flesh out my portfolio

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Carving iron

Grand Canyon of Yellowstone

The Yellowstone River carves through an old geyser basin, forming the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone in Wyoming. When the geysers were active, they cooked the soil and rock, altering their chemical makeup and coloring the canyon with yellows and

Posted in Art, Nature

Color from the earth

Colorful bacteria mat in Grand Prismatic Spring in Yellowstone National Park

Hot water flows from the Grand Prismatic Spring in Yellowstone National Park and forms vivid mats of living bacteria. Color from the earth by Dan Florence Jul. 2012 Purchase: framed print, mounted print, greeting card / post card, canvas print,

Posted in Art, Nature

Offering in the smoke

Sagebrush bloom on a smoky hillside

As the sun sets on a hill in a smoke-filled valley in Idaho, a sagebrush, oblivious to the raging wildfires, offers up its blooms to pollinating insects. Offering in the smoke by Dan Florence Sep. 2012 Purchase: framed print, mounted

Posted in Art, Nature

Glowing oasis

Neon signs beckon customers to the Oasis Bar

No palm trees or wild birds at this oasis, but plenty to drink. The first floor of an aging stone building houses this bar in Old Town Pocatello, Idaho. Glowing Oasis by Dan Florence May 2012 Purchase: framed print, mounted

Posted in Art

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