Articles From : John Wiley

  • Celebrating the San Marcos Foothills

    John Wiley says peaks, air, and ground each offer perspective on the San Marcos Foothills, and reward everyone who enjoys and preserves this local treasure.

  • La Cumbre Cloud Spill

    A quiet moment came to John Wiley, watching this cloud from Santa Ynez Valley spill silently over La Cumbre Peak Friday.

  • Pandemic Present

    Will anyone join this Edhat subscriber in handing out small amounts of cash to unemployed people in need?

  • Rocket Sunset

    John Wiley shares a photo of Saturday's colorful sunset.

  • Halloween Sunset

    John Wiley shares photos of the sunset on Halloween.

  • Texans in Town

    [Update]: The distinct sound of Texans flying in formation caught John Wiley's attention. One pic shows aircrew.

  • Hot Moon

    Scanning the hills for signs of fire Sunday night, John Wiley saw this red moon rising.

  • Cox Internet Outage

    John Wiley reports his internet via Cox wasn't working this morning near the intersection of Highway 101 at 154.

  • OTOH Low Helo

    Crisp photos of a powerline inspection helicopter from John Wiley.

  • Camo Colors

    Walking half the length of Goleta Beach takes longer than flying from SBA to the very different beauty of Santa Ynez Valley.

  • Human Traffic

    Fuzzy Friday was quiet downtown as John Wiley strolled the State Street closure, and encountered this power huddle.

  • Summer Eve

    Cool beaches, splashes of color, and Summery air greeted John Wiley flying home Wednesday evening.

  • Mountain Mist

    Evening mist gathered on our mountains as John Wiley enjoyed views beyond San Marcos Foothills.

  • Angel View

    John shares a past aerial photo of our little blue town by the big blue sea.

  • March Marvels

    Coming home John Wiley flew white peaks, waterfalls, coastal deep blue and verdant Spring green.

  • Shortages?

    Are you starting to see local shortages of Corona Virus-related supplies?

  • Strange Sights

    A nosy jet, freaky mud, and wispy moon clouds were among the sights John Wiley saw on a Lompoc flight Tuesday.

  • Trail Rescue

    Before the weather closed in John Wiley flew over the SBHS stadium construction and paused a moment to help some Sunday Samaritans.

  • Platforms, Hendry's, Cave Fire

    Foggy oil platforms and Hendry's, and more Cave burn pix from John Wiley's Friday flight.

  • Cave Burn Area

    Some scary views of the Cave Fire burn area emerged in John Wiley's sunset flight.

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