Author Archives: Tim Messick

About Tim Messick

Photographer, cartographer, and botanist/naturalist. Home is in Davis, California. Home-away-from-home is the eastern Sierra Nevada. Compiling a flora of the Bodie Hills.

Nightlife in Lee Vining

Nights in Lee Vining are pretty quiet all year long, but as the tourist season winds down in mid-October, it gets noticeably even quieter. Copyright © 2018 Tim Messick. All rights reserved. See also Tim Messick Photography and the Bodie … Continue reading

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Panum Crater Sunset

Panum Crater, on the south side of Mono Lake, at the north end of Mono Craters, is one of the newest additions to the volcanic landscape of the American west (under 700 years old). The smooth rim of the crater … Continue reading

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Bodie, on Film for a Change

I haven’t shot film at Bodie in, well, decades. So, with a recently acquired YashikaMat EM, I wanted to see how a different camera (a twin lens reflex so very different from a DSLR, mirrorless Fuji, Light L-16, or iPhone) … Continue reading

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