Last week I had the most fortunate experience of seeing one of the most impressive birds on the planet (in my humble opinion!). Through a tip from a fellow photographer (Joel DeYoung) and via notes from the Muskegon County Nature Club, I learned there have been sightings of snowy owls in the area. The day… Read More
I’ve been waiting patiently to catch a day where I could photograph some snow scenes. Obviously – the problem hasn’t been the lack of SNOW… but rather… the lack of light. We finally had one Saturday morning when the sun decided to make an appearance long enough for an outing.
There was over 2 feet of snow as I watched the last bit of a large storm system break up over Lake Michigan. This is a view from in front of the BilMar Restaurant on January 25th, 2008. Ahh!!! Grab your bikini, flip flops and a good drink and get comfy in the -15 degree… Read More
I’ve been going through a lot of old photographs lately, organizing and archiving them. There are even a number of film images I had scanned for genealogy purposes. This week, my son’s friend from next door came over and saw one photo of me in a frame – from my Army years. He refused to… Read More
A shot of our growing puppy Buster – enjoying his first real snow! The wind and cold didn’t seem to be a problem for him at all. Being partially American Eskimo breed, Buster looked like he felt right at home. I have done quiet a bit of pet portrait photography, and truly enjoy it! If… Read More
Some of you might enjoying seeing an image that was recently chosen as Photo of the Month in its category (Plant Life) at MyParkPhotos.com. The photo was taken at Townsend Park in Cannonsburg on a 1o-degree day after a rather large amount of snowfall. Brrrr! MyParkPhotos.com Photo of the Month: Plant Life
I’m still processing many images taken during the winter months. Can you guess what this is? At first glance, it doesn’t appear as it seems… And if you’d like to see it larger, just click on the small image at right!
Here’s a photo of the snow. And a red barn. This blog post was a test to see if I could edit the blog from a remote location via my laptop. And it worked – I’m actually in the Black Rose Irish pub, drinking a beer in downtown Grand Rapids as I type this!I’m pleased… Read More