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evanescent
: fleeting, transitory
evanescent wave: a nearfield standing wave, employed for total internal reflection microscopy

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CALIFORNIA
Alabama Hills
Anza Borrego
Badwater 135
Big Sur
Bodie
Bristlecone Pines
Bolsa Chica
California coast
Death Valley
Eureka Dunes
High Sierra
Imperial Dunes
Joshua Tree
Lassen N.P.
Mojave Desert
Mono Lake
Owens Valley
Pacific Redwoods
Point Lobos
Racetrack valley
Saline valley
Salton Sea
Trona Pinnacles
UCI & The OC
Yosemite
508 bike race
 
USA
Anasazi Ruins
Antelope Canyon
Arches Natl. Park
Bisti Badlands
Bosque d'Apache
Bryce
Canyn. de Chelly
Canyonlands
Capitol Reef
Cedar Breaks
Chaco Canyon
Comb Ridge
Coyote Buttes S.
Crater Lake
Escalante
Hanksville
Glen Canyon / Lake Powell
Grand Canyon
Kodachrome Basin
Little Finland
Maine & Acadia
Monument Valley
Natural Bridges
New Mexico
Other Places in S.W. U.S.A.
Oregon Cascades
Oregon Coast
Oregon, Columbia River Gorge
Oregon, Painted Hills
Petroglyphs
Saguaro N.P.
The Wave
Valley of Fire
Valley of the Gods
White Pocket
Yant Flat
Yellowstone
Zion
 
ICELAND
Aurora
Ice
Water
Sea
Land
Sky
Flora & Fauna
Man
 
South & Central America
Belize
Easter Island
Bolivia/Chile, Landscapes
Bolivia/Chile, Wildlife
Bolivia, Salar de Uyuni

Bolivia/Chile, Works of Man

 
EUROPE
England
France
Lofoten Islands
Scotland
Tuscany
 
ASIA
Cambodia
Laos
Vietnam
Hong Kong
 
AUSTRALIA
Animals & birds
Uluru
Landscapes & cityscapes
 
AFRICA
Cape Town
Sossusvlei
Wildlife
Flora
Namibia landscapes
Namibia guide
 
ANTARCTICA
South Georgia: Land & Sky
South Georgia: Whaling stations
South Georgia: Wildlife
Antarctica: Ice
Antarctica: land & sky
Antarctica: wildlife
 
PANORAMAS
 
THEMATIC
Abstract
Arches & Bridges
Birds
Doorways
Fall Colors
Gastronomy
Hoodoos
Ice
Nightscapes
Other...
Penguins & puffins
Reflections
Roads
Skyscapes
Slot Canyons
Trees
Waterfalls
Wildlife
 
SCREENSAVER DOWNLOADS
 
Parker Lab at UCI

FAVORITES
A selection of favorite images.
(Updated 11/09/2014)

NEWS and UPDATES
Visitors since January 20, 2006

Last updated 11/19/2014. New pelican photos from Bolsa Chica. New photo of the Month. Updated 'Favorites'
 
The mystery of the moving rocks of Racetrack Valley has been SOLVED!

Photo of lenticular clouds and chinstrap penguins featured on the cover of the EMBO Journal    

Feature article 'Going to Extremes" by Kathryn Bold on Ian Parker's running and photography



BOOKS
Three photography books are now available featuring images from the Evanescent Light Galleries. Click HERE to purchase delux hardcover editions, or to download as pdf e-books.

ICELAND

A 138-page book capturing the beauty of the Icelandic landscape, wildlife and light, in summer and in winter. The second edition adds 25 new photographs, including spectacular images of ice caves and a golden sunrise over Þingvellir.

NAMIBIA

Landscape and wildlife photographs from Namibia and South Africa, together with a travel guide and suggested itinerary for exploring Namibia. Highlights include the vast red sand dunes of Sossusvlei, spectacular light in the African sky, and the wildlife of Etosha National Park.

SIXTY PHOTOGRAPHS

A compilation of landscape and wildlife photographs from 5 years of the "Photo-of-the-Month" section on the Evanescent Light website. Each is accompanied by an essay describing the location and subject, the composition and lighting conditions used to capture the shot, and the processing applied to create the final image.


SLIDESHOWS

Click on the thumbnails to link to Vimeo slideshows created by Claude Blum, showcasing photographs from the Evanescent Light Galleries


IMAGE GALLERIES
The galleries presently contain >5000 high-resolution images (~40 GB total) from all all 7 continents.
Click on a thumbnail image to enter that gallery - For best viewing use Firefox

 
CALIFORNIA


Alabama Hills



Death Valley




Eureka Dunes

Imperial Sand Dunes

Joshua Tree

Salton Sea



UCI and Orange County

Anza Borrego


Racetrack Valley


Saline & Panamint Valleys

Yosemite


California Coast


Mono Lake


Ancient Bristlecone Pines

508 Bike Race


Trona Pinnacles

Pacific Redwoods



Lassen Volcanic Park

BBig Sur

San Joaquin Marsh Reserve


Bolsa Chica

Owens Valley & Eastern Sierras

VMojave Desert

High Sierra

Point Lobos

Bodie Ghost Town

Log Cabin Mine

Badwater Ultramarathon

 

U.S.A.


Escalante/Grand Staircase


Anasazi Ruins


Monument Valley

Grand Canyon

Canyonlands

Yellowstone


The Wave; Coyote Buttes

Zion

Capitol Reef

Other Places in South West USA

Glen Canyon & Lake Powell






Natural Bridges


Bryce Canyon


White Pocket, Arizona


Arches National Park

Antelope Canyon, Arizona


Little Finland (aka Hobgoblin's Playground)



Valley of Fire


Coyote Buttes South


Bisti Badlands


Bosque del Apache

Canyon de Chelly

Maine & Acadia Natnl. Park

Valley of the Gods

Chaco Canyon

Petroglyphs & pictographs


New Mexico


Oregon - Cascades



Painted Hills, Oregon

Oregon Coast

Oregon: Columbia River Gorge



Around Hanksville


Saguaro National Park

Cedar Breaks N.M.

Yant Flat
 

Kodachrome Basin

Comb Ridge & Butler Wash

Grafton Ghost Town


 
 
ICELAND
 


Ice

Water

Sea

Land


Sky

Aurora borealis

Flora and Fauna


 

EUROPE

 


Tuscany
 

Lofoten Islands, Norway

 

 

SOUTH & CENTRAL AMERICA





Bolivia:
Salar de Uyuni



Bolivia & Chile
Human artifacts

Bolivia & Chile
Wildlife

 




Bolivia & Chile
Landscapes





Easter Island

Tierra del Fuego

Falkland Islands


 

ASIA


Vietnam

Laos

Cambodia

Hong Kong

 

AUSTRALASIA

Australia: Animals and birds

Uluru (Ayer's Rock)


Australia landscapes and cityscapes
 

New Zealand Landscapes

New Zealand Coast

New Zealand Wildlife

 

AAFRICA


Cape Town and the Cape : S. Africa

Sossusvlei & Deadvlei : Namibia

Wildlife : S. Africa & Namibia


Flora : S. Africa & Namibia

Landscapes & Skyscapes : S. Africa & Namibia

Photographer's travel guide to Namibia

 

 

ANTARCTICA and SOUTH GEORGIA


South Georgia: Land- & skyscapes

South Georgia : Whaling Stations

South Georgia : Wildlife

Antarctica - Wildlife

Antarctica - Ice

Antarctica - Landscapes & skyscapes


 

PANORAMAS
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usTHEMATIC

Skyscapes

Nightscapes

Birds

Wildlife

Hoodoos



Other......
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Reflections

Arches and Bridges


Slot Canyons

Roads

Doorways
Penguins & Puffins

Trees

Waterfalls

Gastronomy

Triptychs

Fall Colors

Ice

Black/white


 

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