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California Series

My wife Jane & I traveled to Southern California in spring of 2016 to visit my aunt Olivia Newton John at her ranch near Santa Barbara. We spent some time visiting the local area & I shot a roll of film around the old motel called the Santa Cota. It was built in 1962 and at the time was closed & boarded up. https://www.brettgoldsmith.com.au/collections/california/products/motor-lodge From there we drove to Palm Springs to attend a wedding of a friend & stayed at the iconic Ace Hotel. This chain of restored motels scattered all over the world are super hip & keep the integrity of the original architecture intact. Some of these photographs from Palm Springs are among my most popular. https://www.brettgoldsmith.com.au/collections/california/products/palm-springs-pool...

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