1 Woodhaven Country Club, Palm Desert, CA 2 Residential area, Woodhaven Country Club 3 Roadrunner. BEEP, BEEP! 4 Desert color near Palm Desert and La Quinta, CA 5 Desert trail. 6 Shadow Ridge golf course @ one of the Marriott resorts in Palm Desert. 7 Sunset as seen from 6th green, Shadow Ridge golf course. 8 Friend and neighbor joins Starbucks group for coffee at sidewalk table, 9 a.m., 2/28/04 9 Huntington Beach pier as seen from Main St. @ Pacific Coast Hwy. 10 Looking north on the beach walk toward Palos Verdes, CA on horizon. 11 Looking west across Pacific, Catalina Islands on skyline. 12 Volleyball courts on the beach, Palos Verdes in background. 13 View from the pier, south toward Newport Beach. 14 Life guard station closed; only clue that it's winter. 15 Color for sale on the pier. 16 Bumped into friends Fred & Lee on the pier taking in the winter day. 17 Kite flyers love the beach and gentle winter breeze. 18 Beach kites feature wide design and color patterns. 19 "Now listen up, I'm only gonna say this once!" 20 Northward view with city of Long Beach skyline on the horizon. 21 View toward Huntington Beach from the pier. 22 Walking the pier. 23 Ruby's popular spot for food and expansive ocean views from the dining room. 24 Looking inland from end of pier. 25 View to the north down the surf line. 26 Surfers wait for the next set of waves. 27 "There must be a wave out there somewhere." 28 Getting ready to "hang ten." 29 Working the wave for longer run. 30 Balance is everything. 31 Wave power outage. 32 Beach volleyball on winter day, February 28, 2004. 33 Always an audience on the pier. 34 "Watch it, you'll get your toes wet!" 35 Run, it's coming after us!" 36 Pier with blue sky backdrop next morning after clearing showers. 37 "Thanks for visiting."