These Rocks ROCK! Torrey Pines State Reserve & Beach

I am always amazed at the striking rock formations and cliffs at Torrey Pines State Reserve and Beach. They are fascinating, colorful, majestic, steep and very old! I spent some time walking along the beach recently and was in awe of the rock formations...caves...geometric shapes and more... Here's a short video to show the magic … Continue reading These Rocks ROCK! Torrey Pines State Reserve & Beach

Torrey Pines State Beach: Dolphins & Sandpipers & Pelicans…Oh My!

I am spoiled! Living so close to the beach is one thing, but even better is the fact that we're near Torrey Pines State Beach!  Torrey Pines State Beach is located between La Jolla and Del Mar, California and approximately 1.5 miles West of Interstate 5 at Carmel Valley Road in San Diego. Here is a cool … Continue reading Torrey Pines State Beach: Dolphins & Sandpipers & Pelicans…Oh My!

A Poem & Artistic ‘Finds’ at Torrey Pines State Beach

  A poem and some photos from today's fitness walk at Torrey Pines State Beach! 'Mother Nature Evokes'! by Susan J. Farese, SJF Communications   Art in Nature! Nature as Art! Captured with my lens -Doing my part I acknowledge, respect and document And sprinkle emotional sentiment! It magnifies the magnificence It clarifies the significance And … Continue reading A Poem & Artistic ‘Finds’ at Torrey Pines State Beach

Torrey Pines State Beach: A Crowned Jewel of San Diego!

A place that never ceases to amaze me is Torrey Pines State Beach! It is located between La Jolla and Del Mar, California and approximately 1.5 miles West of Interstate 5 at Carmel Valley Road in San Diego. Here is a cool visitors guide for Torrey Pines State Beach including parking rate information from the San … Continue reading Torrey Pines State Beach: A Crowned Jewel of San Diego!

Discovering Art in Nature at Torrey Pines State Beach

  Torrey Pines State Beach (below Torrey Pines State Reserve), is one of my favorite "go to"places in San Diego. Why? Because it is always different, each time I visit. I always seem to "see" art in nature... The sandstone bluff rock formations and cliffs are majestic and magnificent. The amazing ocean with constantly changing tides speaks … Continue reading Discovering Art in Nature at Torrey Pines State Beach

Extraordinary People -Sue Vicory

 Making a Powerful Impact One Person at a Time: Award-Winning Filmmaker Sue Vicory by Susan J. Farese SJF Communications My serendipitous connection with two-time Telly Award winning Filmmaker Sue Vicory began in 2015. It was meant to be! San Diego filmmaker/entrepreneur/educator Jodi Cilley, the President of the Film Consortium San Diego and the founder and … Continue reading Extraordinary People -Sue Vicory

Osprey Perched at Torrey Pines State Beach- August 4, 2015

Somehow, during the past few years, I have become an avid bird watcher, particularly at Torrey Pines State Beach. I am always amazed at seeing Ospreys. I've seen them perched high and also on the beach with prey. I 'm not sure how many are at Torrey Pines State Beach, but I have seen this … Continue reading Osprey Perched at Torrey Pines State Beach- August 4, 2015

A Proposal Atop a Cliff at Torrey Pines State Reserve and Beach!

  You never know what you'll find or stumble upon at Torrey Pines State Beach! Today was no exception. What a joy it was to spot some cool "raked" writing in the sand and discover it was a marriage proposal...in POLISH! (What a joy it always is to have my camera in hand as well)! … Continue reading A Proposal Atop a Cliff at Torrey Pines State Reserve and Beach!

Torrey Pines State Beach and Los Penasquitos Salt Marsh

A Few More Snapshots from Torrey Pines State Beach and Los Penasquitos Salt Marsh, March,  2015 ♦ Three colorful airplanes flying past us ♦ A Sandcastle ♦ Sneakers in a Cave! ♦ Colorful Umbrellas ♦ A Hanglider Passing By   ♦ Artists Carole and Linda Painting at Torrey Pines State Beach   ♦ A few birds … Continue reading Torrey Pines State Beach and Los Penasquitos Salt Marsh

A Peregrine Falcon & Art in Nature at Torrey Pines State Beach, San Diego

I Spied a Peregrine Falcon! I love living in the San Diego area. Every time I visit Torrey Pines State Beach I discover something different and magical! Couldn't believe my luck today when I saw a fellow photographer ahead of me, with his camera and large lens, looking up at the rock formations. He told … Continue reading A Peregrine Falcon & Art in Nature at Torrey Pines State Beach, San Diego