THE Natural world one photo at a timE.

Welcome to the photography portfolio website of landscape and travel photographer, Daniel Zeller.

Yosemite Valley

My goal is to capture my travels and the natural world in a way that inspires others to get out, explore, and enjoy the world around them.


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Recent Blog Posts

Lone Pine & Mount Whitney Gallery

I’m not a very spontaneous person, so it was really out of character for me to decide at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday to make a run up to Lone Pine. There was a little motivation behind my madness, though. As you may have gathered, I’m a fan of the Eastern Sierra Nevada mountains, and one…

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Zion National Park

After my visit to Death Valley, I spent two nights in Zion National Park. This was my fourth or fifth visit to the park, but the first time in winter and the first time staying in Zion Lodge, right in the heart of Zion Canyon. There was snow at elevation, but none in the valley.…

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Death Valley National Park

I took a quick trip to Death Valley National Park 9-12 January 2023, arriving along with one of southern California’s recent atmospheric rivers dumping rain on the state. It was raining as I arrived at the west entrance to the park near Panamint Springs, and that did make for some interesting shooting conditions. I spent…

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40+ years
of photography fun

Daniel Zeller is a long-time hobbyist photographer (who is rarely seen in front of the camera) based in San Diego, California who enjoys extended road trips with camera in hand. Learn more about him HERE.

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