Following a work retreat in the beautiful Healdsburg, I took a three-day solo trip down the coast of Northern California starting at Salt Point State Park and ending in Muir Woods with stops in Bodega Bay and Point Reyes.
This design includes a selected_articles grid widget that you will need to manually set up to display your own content. In your admin area, go to Appearance > Widgets and move a ProPhoto Grid widget into your "Fixed Sidebar" widget area. Then select the following options:
Type: selected_articles, Style: img_text_below, Number of columns: 1