Photos from posts
May 7, 2013
Research areas in the Paul Allen Library at UW Seattle
May 16, 2013
Memorial service in honor of John D. Hunter, close friend and creator of the matplotlib data visualization library, who passed on August 28, 2012. For more details, see http://numfocus.org/johnhunter.
Oct 1, 2012
John D. Hunter passed on August 28, 2012.
Sep 9, 2012
Album for scrapbook photos
Apr 23, 2012
IPython at PyCon 2012
The IPython booth and sprints at PyCon 2012.
Mar 10, 2012
Dec 22, 2011
IPython developers, pics taken at various conferences and meetups.
Sep 17, 2011
Aug 25, 2011
Knowland Park - Goats and birds
Goats "mowing" the grass in the park, and some birds above.
Jun 26, 2011
May 1, 2011
A beautiful open space in Oakland, CA, currently endangered by an expansion plan from the Oakland Zoo - see http://saveknowland.org for details.
Apr 13, 2011
SIAM CSE 2011 in Reno
Python and reproducible research minisymposia at the CSE conference.
Feb 28, 2011
Album for profile photos
Feb 13, 2011
Climbing and hiking Pinnacles
A couple of easy climbs and a loop hike along the High Peaks trail. A winter day with perfect weather.
Jan 15, 2011
Boulder and Rocky Mountain National Park
Snowy Boulder around New Year's and a hike in Rocky Mountain National Park's Glacier Gorge
Dec 30, 2010
India: Mumbai and Hyderabad
My trip to the Scipy India 2010 conference (http://scipy.in/scipyin/2010).
Dec 12, 2010
Desolation Wilderness Hike
Hiking up to Eagle Lake in Desolation Wilderness, Lake Tahoe, CA.
Oct 16, 2010
Big Sur State Parks
Camping at Julia Pfeiffer Burns SP, hiking at Andrew Molera SP, Garrapata SP and Point Lobos State Preserve.
Aug 15, 2010
Climbing at Hogsback, Lover's Leap
An easy day of trad climbing on the spectacular granite at Lover's Leap
Jul 17, 2010
Camping and hiking Andrew Molera Park
A great 3-day trip to Andrew Molera State Park (Big Sur area). We had perfect weather and incredible views of the Pacific.
The Ridge/Panorama hike (a moderately easy 8 mile loop) is *highly* recommended!
Jan 1, 2010
Chicago's river walk
Some shots along the river walk, where N. Michigan and E. Wacker meet.
Oct 17, 2009
Chicago's Millenium Park at night
Mostly tests of the new Canon G11 shooting handheld at night. Unless otherwise noted, all shots here were done at ISO 1600, handheld, manually exposed.
Oct 16, 2009
3 days backpacking in Lassen Volcanic National Park, starting from the Summit Lake parking lot and going around various lakes (Upper/Lower Twin, Swan, Silver, Bear, ...).
A beautiful area but the mosquitoes around this time (July 4 2009) were horrendous.
Jul 3, 2009
Climbing in Mt. Diablo State Park
A lazy Saturday starting to check out the Bay Area's day climbing areas.
I think this area is called Boy Scout Rocks, very nice sandstone with great texture. Short but good, sustained climbing.
May 30, 2009
SIAM CSE'09 in Miami
The CSE'09 SIAM meeting was held at the Miami Downtown Hilton, but we stayed at the Opera Suites tower across the street. Cheaper and better views.
[ Photo credits: John D. Hunter and me ]
Mar 5, 2009
Dec 25, 2008
Southern California fun
A bit of bouldering in Horse Flats (near LA), some shots of UCLA's campus and a weekend of climbing with Andrew Straw at the always awesome Joshua Tree
Jul 13, 2008
Norton Simon Museum
An amazing small museum in Pasadena, CA, with an excellent sculpture garden. Rodin, Henry Moore, and more in a lovely little garden. The painting collection is also very good, definitely worth a visit.
Jul 12, 2008
Huckleberry Botanical Preserve
A short hike in a beautiful park with Manzanitas, Leatherwood and Huckleberries.
Jun 1, 2008
Point Reyes National Seashore
A short backpacking trip in one of the foggiest and windiest places in the world.
May 18, 2008
Coding Sprints in Paris
A NiPy and an IPython coding sprints in Paris.
Mar 17, 2008
Paris, Mt St Michel and Brugges
A short trip with the family...
Oct 17, 2007
Taken during the Human Brain Mapping conference of 2007
Jun 9, 2007
Denver Botanical Garden
May 26, 2007
Visits to Berkeley and the Bay area in February and May 2007
May 16, 2007
Spring in Chicago
Apr 13, 2007
December Snow Storms
Back to back snowstorms in Colorado.
Dec 17, 2006
Christmas Lights in Medellín
Christmas lights over the river in 2006
A one-day visit to the heart of Bogotá, including the La Candelaria historical district.
Dec 12, 2006
Utah - Arches and Canyonlands 2006
Trip to Utah with Adri, Cris and Diego
Sep 29, 2006
Ballooning over Boulder
A balloon trip over north Boulder
Jul 2, 2006
South Africa, Kruger Park
Travels in South Africa's Kruger National Park, with Karin Hunter and her family.
Apr 20, 2006
South Africa, Western Cape
Visiting Cape Town, Stellenbosch, and its surroundings, with Ben Herbst, family and friends
Apr 1, 2006
Paris, winter 2006
Paris in winter, with Adri, Germán, Andrés...
Feb 1, 2006
CU in the snow
A snowy day on campus
Dec 8, 2005
Campus Fall Colors
Fall colors on campus in different years.
Oct 5, 2005
Climbing at Happy Hour crag, with Shehzu and Stephanie
Jul 9, 2005
Paris, Spring 2005
Please note that several images here were taken by my good friend (and much better photographer than me) German Velez (http://www.gercho.com/fotos/gvelez)
Apr 17, 2005
Red Rocks 2005
Climbing with Andrew and Ina at Red Rocks, Nevada, in the Spring of 2005. Great weather, incredible rock, beautiful place.
Mar 12, 2005
Catalina Restrepo's visit before starting grad school. Hikes around Boulder, in Estes Park and in Rocky Mountain National Park
Dec 18, 2004
Climbing in Joshua Tree with Andrew, Ina and others from Caltech.
Oct 29, 2004
Getty arts center and museum in Los Angeles
Oct 23, 2004
Couloir, Little Pawnee Peak
An easy but fun alpine route in Indian Peaks, just off the Mount Toll trail.
Oct 18, 2004
Mount Toll in the fall
A hike to Mount Toll with fall snow. Brainard lake area, Indian Peaks.
Oct 10, 2004
Climbing at Williamson Rock, near Pasadena.
This area has great climbing, is reasoably uncrowded (especially the longer routes), and yet it's very close to LA. I think recently there have been access issues though.
Sep 5, 2004
Bear Canyon and Bear Peak
Hikes in Bear Canyon and to Bear Peak, near Boulder.
Aug 8, 2004
Boulder Creek Festival 2004
Pictures of the Boulder Creek Festival in 2004, including the annual rubber duck race. Many of these shots were taken by Adriana.
May 30, 2004
Black Lake Ice
Mellow ice (the south slabs) on Black Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park
Mar 9, 2003
Snow Camping in Crested Butte
Weekend camping trip close to Crested Butte, Jan'03
Jan 18, 2003
New Year's in the Never Summers
Snow camping in the Never Summer range, with a final warmup at Hot Sulfur Springs
Dec 31, 2002