Experiencing Ventura’s Parks and Recreation

  Ventura County is rated as one of the best places in the world to live and its diverse range of public parks, beaches and national forests make the county a great place to enjoy all kinds of recreational activities in nature. The County sports some of the best beaches in Southern California and is […]

Not So Secret Locations

  To many people, Ventura County is a place to enjoy the beach, work, and raise a family. To the students at Brooks Institute, Ventura County is one big photo shoot. There are many obvious places to photograph around the city of Ventura such as the Ventura Pier, downtown Ventura, and Grant Park, but there are […]


Alumni Dylan Gordon’s shots from his adventures around the world.

Hetch Hetchy Valley: A Temple of Mountains

John Muir, the famous naturalist, called Hetch Hetchy Valley, “One of Nature’s rarest and most precious mountain temples.” The surrounding backcountry provides stunning vistas of soaring domes, mountain lakes, and clear cool torrents.

Photos: California’s Beautiful Landscapes

A native of Fullerton, California, Gunnar Brewer reveals some of his stunning landscapes from around the state in this gallery.