Author: Albert

Salvation Mountain in the California Desert
By Albert, California, Photography

Salvation Mountain – One man’s dedication in the middle of the desert

Dedication You may never have heard of him, but he was one of California’s “Authentic Characters” . . . with an obsession. I am referring to Leonard Knight, the creator of “Salvation Mountain”. You’ll find Salvation Mountain about 4 miles inland, Southeast of the Salton Sea, right in the middle of the desert. Don’t worry, […]

Don't tie horses to fence
Blog, By Albert

A town named Three Forks

When you cross Montana from West to East on Hwy 90, you pass a town called Three Forks. And I literally mean “pass it”. Because the highway does not do through the town, you deliberately need to take the right exit if you even want to see the town. You […]

Garnet Ghost Town
Blog, By Albert

Stepping back in time . . . .

Imagine it’s 20 degrees Fahrenheit outside and you need to go to the bathroom. So you put on your warmest jacket, step outside and wade through 3 feet of snow to the outhouse. As you sit there, you’re glad it’s day time as the temperature drops to -5F at night. […]