Phil Farquharson


BIG Changes in my life!
After 33 years in SoCal, I'm gone.
(to Erie, Colorado)

Getting some overdue maintenance performed:

  • first wellness check since 2015
  • first eye exam since 2016
  • long-delayed knee surgery (since 1971)
    (Left knee replaced 2Sep22, right followed on 18Feb23)
  • second cataract procedure completed 19Dec23 (first was January 2016)
  • Mohs Procedure (skin cancer check) 16Jan24

  • new state license plates
  • but identical 'number'
  • I'm still "GEOL GUY"

Colorado lichens
This picture was taken along Trail Ridge Road.
Rocky Mountain National Park (June 1969)
not quite

Formal teaching career is almost completed

Spring 2024 Classes commence January 29th:
"PhilFarq" Home Page
personal "stuff"
Geo-haiku project
updated 12/23/21
Trips Afield
Adventures! (updated 12/9/21)
"CG-Squared" 1996-2016
former business site
Tectonics Links!
Earthquakes, volcanoes, and more
Ocean Links
how many oceans are there?
My "Geo-Photos"
plus photo calendars
General Geology Links
San Marcos Dike Swarm
my M.Sc. study subject
Thesis Defense PowerPoint
Masters Degree Thesis
Scanned Rocks
since 1995...
Earth Day(s)
San Diego Assn. of Geologists

The scene:
Pan-Am Building, Casper, Wyoming

(152 North Durbin Street, June 1974)
My big fat movie role from 1974
Shots from a movie for Exxon called "Nuclear Energy: A Perspective". (see it on here)
My day of shooting was in June 1974.
Six hours of my time translated into
35 seconds on screen.
Click HERE to view. (new window)
My vital stats:
Modified 22 January 2024