Santa Ana, California (September 2007) John Wayne Airport - Passengers taking off into the beautiful sunset over Newport Beach. This photo was taken from the San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary next to the airport.
Ramona, California (May 2008) Ramona Airshow - The Avenger was a torpedo plane used by the U.S. Navy. It saw its first combat at the battle of Midway, but it wasn't until later battles that it made its mark in history. It could attack with either a torpedo or standard bombs. Distinguishing characteristics include a long internal torpedo bay and a revolving turret for a rear-facing gunner.
Irvine, California (September 2007) San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary - More than 300 acres in size, SJWS has more than ten miles of trails ranging from elevated, wide, packed dirt trails around ponds to lower, narrower trails as one moves north from the entrance trails. The sanctuary is a sustainable urban landscape comprising riparian areas, freshwater holding ponds, mild slopes, and seasonal meadows/marshes on the Pacific Flyway.