Oceano Dunes Preserve, California, USA. This to me looked like the last hole on a great golf course. It’s not the 18th at Pebble Beach, but close enough :)

FEATURED on the REDBUBBLE home page – April 20, 2010

TOP TEN WINNER – Black and White Challenge – Art & Photography Group – May 14, 2010

FEATURED in Featured Women Photographers – 2012
FEATURED in Wide Angle Photography – 2011
FEATURED in Black & White Spotlight ~ THE MASTERS Group – 2011
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FEATURED in Homepage Vets – 2010
FEATURED in Northern California Group – 2010
FEATURED in A Class of its Own Group – 2010
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200 ISO

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I am self taught and believe that I have a gift and must share it with the world. The interplay of light in nature is one of the earths most wonderful gifts and I try my best to capture that moment in time.

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  • Angela King-Jones
    Angela King-Jonesover 4 years ago

    Love it Cathy, you always know how to work those tones.. curious as to the title’s meaning?

  • Thank you very much Angela!

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • Angela King-Jones
    Angela King-Jonesover 4 years ago

    Never mind, 18th hole, I get it .. duh .. sorry ha ha.. it’s early where I am :):)

  • Sherrie Chavez
    Sherrie Chavezover 4 years ago

    Stunning image Cathy. Talk about a sand trap!!

  • Thank you very much Sherrie! I am honored.

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • John  De Bord Photography
    John De Bord ...over 4 years ago

    I really like this shot, the way it leads the viewers eyes is impressive

  • Thank you John!

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • fauselr
    fauselrover 4 years ago

    very nice

  • Thank you Ray!

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • eoconnor
    eoconnorover 4 years ago

    wonderful capture of ripples!LIZ

  • Thank you very much Liz!

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • photosbytony
    photosbytonyover 4 years ago

    Great shot Cathy and if that is the 18th I’ll take my golf game somewhere else! LOL Congrats on the feature. Tony

  • Thank you Tony. LOL…I don’t think I would try it either. I’d take too many Mulligan’s…LOL

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • A.M. Ruttle
    A.M. Ruttleover 4 years ago

    Drew me right in, Cathy! AMR

  • Thank you very much AM!

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • Daniel Rosselló
    Daniel Rossellóover 4 years ago

    very Stunning image!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)))))))))))

  • Thank you altaicus :)))))))

    – Cathy L. Gregg

  • Vendla
    Vendlaover 4 years ago

    Stunning image

  • Thank you Vendla!

    – Cathy L. Gregg

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