A tern shows off its fly fishing skills as it swoops down to catch a carp in its bright red beak. Photographer Andrew Lee made the short trip from his home in Irvine, California, to the El Dorado Regional Park in Long Beach.
Winds whipped by the Powerhouse fire create a ‘firenado’ near Lake Hughes, on June 1, 2013. Picture: Reuters/Gene Blevins
Yuccas catch fire as the Powerhouse fire makes a fast run toward Lake Hughes on June 1, 2013 south of Lake Hughes, California. The 32,000-acre wildfire destroyed numerous homes. More than 2,000 firefighters have been working in hot, dry conditions to establish containment lines around 60 percent of the fire as of June 4. Picture: David McNew/Getty Images
The landscape glows immediately after the main fire front swept over in a fast run toward Lake Hughes on June 1, 2013. Nearly 1,000 firefighters have been working in hot, dry conditions to establish containment lines around 20 percent of the fire so far. Picture: David McNew / Getty
Firefighters battle the Powerhouse wildfire in the Angeles National Forest, near Lake Hughes, California, on June 2, 2013. Cooler weather has allowed the firefighters to reach 60% containment of the fire. Picture: Reuters/Gene Blevins
Fire surrounds Lake Elizabeth during the Powerhouse fire in the early morning hours, near Lake Hughes, California. Picture: Getty