Drone Image: The vastness of the desert…


…is illustrated here.  Notice how your author’s Jeep Cherokee is almost a tiny speck, in comparison to the surrounding landscape.

Mule Canyon, Calico Mountains.  Drone:  DJI Phantom 4.


Craggy Robber’s Roost…


One of the advantages in using a drone for photography, is that it enables one to really explore the little nooks and crannies of large rock formations, vicariously.

This image was taken at “Robber’s Roost”, which is in California’s Mojave Desert.  Robber’s Roost is thought to have been the hide-out of outlaw Tiburcio Vasquez and his men, while they were making plans to rob a nearby stage-coach station.